Obviously, those who leave behind family and friends will always miss their loved ones but it’s not just the people you know that you miss when you leave Ireland, but the people in general.
Irish heritage is almost a pre-requisite to becoming president in America so there must be something in the Irish psyche that suits the role. From Joe Biden to Barack Obama to JFK, 23 presidents can claim Irish heritage and the rest are, no doubt, scrambling to find a connection. Antrim people seem particularly presidential, with 8 former presidents having Antrim ancestors.
Searching for the perfect gift for the man in your life this Father’s Day? Whether it’s your dear old dad, your grandfather, a family friend, or the father of your own kids, Father’s Day is a much-loved way to celebrate these figures around the world – and on Irish Father’s Day, it’s no different.
Originated in the wild landscape of the Aran Islands, off the rugged West Coast of Ireland, it uses a rich and distinctive range of beautiful and intricate stitches and patterns, but did you know that there’s actually a story and a meaning behind every single stitch?
Yes, it is winter. We all are feeling the cold and are getting our sweaters out to feel cozy. Aran Irish sweaters are something which should be carefully taken care of in order to increase their longevity. From washing to folding to storage conditions, there’s a lot to learn when it comes to how to organize your sweaters. So here are some useful tips on storing sweaters in both on- and off-seasons so they remain in perfect condition.
In this blog, we’ll explore the history of the Claddagh ring and how it has endured for so many years as a favourite in Irish culture.
WE FELL IN LOVE WITH IRELAND AND IRISH LIFESTYLE.
Thit muid i ngrá le hÉirinn
Irish Socksciety loves all that is quirky and humorous of contemporary Ireland.
they feel that feet have lots to say, and to help them talk, they design colourful and funny socks here, in Galway, on the west coast of Ireland, in the middle of the beautiful Wild Atlantic Way.