An Irish ship bringing supplies to the pilgrims likely inspired the first Thanksgiving celebrations after a long, hard winter when Plymouth colony was on the verge of starvation.
Not all necklines are made the same. Here’s the difference between the most popular styles of Crew, Cowl, Turtle, and Shawl you need to know.
The Aran sweater evolved from the Guernsey fisherman’s sweater, taking its subtle detail and turning it into a whole new style of knitting.
Tír na nÓg, literally the Land of the Young, is a mythical Irish place of eternal youth, populated with the spirits of the deceased.
If you’re single (and looking for love), wear it on your right hand, facing outward; If you’re in a relationship, wear it on your right hand, facing inward; If you’re engaged, wear it on your left hand, facing outward; If you’re married, wear it on your left hand, facing inward
Whatever it is you’re looking for, Belfast has something to offer. And once you’ve discovered this jewel of Northern Ireland, you’ll always want to come back.
The best Irish novels to read right now, from James Joyce to Flann O’Brien, from Sally Rooney to Eimear McBride.
The Irish festival of Lughnasadh, celebrated each August 1st, is the Celtic harvest festival, welcoming autumn, the harvest, and marking the end of summer.
The western city of Galway is a must see. The distinct character of city is a bohemian rhapsody along the Atlantic, and its surrounding area is rich with urbane tastes, astounding nature, great music, and friendly people.
The 12 Apostles of Ireland were 6th century monks under the pupilage of St. Finnian of Clonard and are regarded to have established Christianity in Ireland.