We’ve listed out the pros and the cons of dating an Irish man. Choose wisely this Valentines and consider these points before you agree or…
“Be my valentine” = “A bheith ar mo vailintín”
We're getting ready for Valentine's Day with a special 10% discount on our website on all things Hearts & Claddagh.
PLUS a further 15% discount off ALL our sale items for Wild Geese…Continue
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I think that shamrocks and hearts play very nicely with each other as design elements. What do you say?…Continue
The shrine of St. Valentine is found at the beautiful Whitefriar Street Church, Dublin, Ireland.
Fr. John Spratt was an Irish Carmelite and a well-known preacher, who worked among the poor in the Liberties in Dublin, Ireland. He…Continue
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Can you hear that? Ah yes ... That's the annual stampede of Irish men swarming into the towns diligently in early preparations, hoping to woo…Continue
Ah, the one day of the year when mankind celebrates love, in all of its variations and permutations. Happy St. Valentine's Day from all of us here at…Continue
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Our friends over at Gifts Direct created this charming Valentines video set on the streets of Dublin.
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Originally, the Tristan legend had nothing to do with King Arthur, but shortly…Continue
Of all the great men and women of that era, was there a more gallant figure than Joseph Mary Plunkett, or a more hopeless love than that of Plunkett and Grace Gifford? They were to be married in a church on St Stephen’s Green on April 23, Easter Sunday, 1916, but history…Continue
Hellelil and Hildebrand, The Meeting on the Turret Stairs
Frederic William Burton (1816-1900)
This richly coloured watercolour painting depicts the ill-fated lovers Hellelil and Hildebrand, meeting on the stone stairway of a medieval tower. The princess and her bodyguard had…Continue
This time around, we focus on Valentine's Day. We've pieced together the most Irish Valentine's Day crossword puzzle you'll ever come…Continue
It could rightfully be considered in an inauspicious start to a great love story, when years later one half of the storied couple reflects on the day of their…Continue
Sean Treacy, of the Irish Republican Army, and May Quigley were lovers engaged to be married. Sean took May to a Republican meeting where Michael Collins was speaking; as Collins got wound up, so did his profanity.
The Vice Commander, Sean Treacy, stood with raised hand to…Continue
Typically, anyone who is familiar with Irish literature is acquainted with James Joyce. Most have read Dubliners and some brave souls have even managed to plow though Finnegans Wake and actually got something out of it. He, like most well-known writers, are known…Continue