Blog by Gifts of Ireland

The Magnificent Celtic Cross of Moone
Culture

The Magnificent Celtic Cross of Moone

Well, let me tell you about this epic adventure I had recently – a trip...
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St. Patrick's Well

A Grand Day Out at St. Patrick's Well in Tipperary

There's something special about this place that'll put a twinkle in the eye of any...
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A Grand Day Out at the Hill of Slane: St. Patrick's Fiery Tale

A Grand Day Out at the Hill of Slane: St. Patrick's Fiery Tale

Gather around for a yarn about my recent wandering up to the Hill of Slane,...
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How to make a St Brigid’s Cross

How to make a St Brigid’s Cross

When you pick rushes in wetlands in Ireland, you can make beautiful crosses to celebrate...
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St. Valentines relics

Saint Valentine in Dublin: A visit to his relics

Saint Valentine relics are in Whitefriar Church in Dublin, Ireland. I paid the visit to...
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St. Brigid's Well: A Journey Through History and Tradition in County Kildare

St. Brigid's Well: A Journey Through History and Tradition in County Kildare

Nestled in the verdant landscapes of County Kildare, St. Brigid's Well stands as a timeless...
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What is a Shillelagh: A Tale of Irish Blackthorn Walking Sticks

What is a Shillelagh: A Tale of Irish Blackthorn Walking Sticks

Now, the word "shillelagh" might sound like it's from a leprechaun's dictionary, but it's as...
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Exploring The Mystical Fore Abbey in Ireland

Exploring The Mystical Fore Abbey in Ireland

Well let me tell you the story about the enchanting Fore Abbey, nestled in Ireland’s...
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Loughcrew Cairns Megalithic Site in Ireland
Celtic Mythology

Loughcrew Cairns Megalithic Site in Ireland

Grab a cup of tea because I've got a tale to spin about a grand...
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What is the Jealous Wall? A Trip to Belvedere House

What is the Jealous Wall? A Trip to Belvedere House

Well after all my visits to the lovely structures of the past Ireland, the last...
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Who Were Irish fairies? We Visit An Irish Fairy Garden
Culture

Who Were Irish fairies? We Visit An Irish Fairy Garden

Let me take you on a grand tour of the history of Irish fairies, accompanied...
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St. Kevin's Pool - History and Legends!
Culture

St. Kevin's Pool - History and Legends!

Sit yourself down or stand yourself up for a grand story about my visit to...
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