Tag Archives: Ireland

Driving Along the Coast of Northern Ireland

It’s not the first time I have been to Northern Ireland but it’s the first time I did the coastal road from Belfast to the Giant Causeway. And the first time I had such beautiful weather. Which in Ireland – … Continue reading

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In the Land of Giants – Carlingford on the Cooley Peninsula

Cairlinn (in Irish) is situated within the Cooley Peninsula next to the Northern Ireland border. It’s a tiny super tidy town (1988 it won the Irish Tidy Towns Competition) next to the sea and int the Cooley mountains with a … Continue reading

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A Tall Woman’s Love

“The Long Woman’s Grave or “The Cairn of Cauthleen” is the grave of a Spanish noble woman who married Lorcan O’Hanlon, the youngest son of the “Cean” or Chieftain of Omeath. On the death of the Cean he ordered that … Continue reading

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Stone by Stone – Restoring a Castle of the Dillon Clan

Lately the husband of my friend Eileen asked me if I would like to know a very extraordinary person and place. Of course I wanted to and he arranged one super sunny morning to go to Riverstown. This little place … Continue reading

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A Hill View From the Hill of Slane

Hills are great and especially in a flat land like the Republic of Ireland. Because from every hill you have the best view ever! Slane is a little town near to Navan, just a few miles far. It has mainly … Continue reading

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