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The history of St Stephen’s Day in Ireland

Many of us recognise 26 December as a holiday. But how much do you really know about the history of St Stephen’s Day in Ireland? Comparable to North America’s Black...

Top 10 smells that remind you of Ireland

Whether you grew up on the beautiful shores of the Emerald Isle or you just visited for a short vacation, these are ten smells that are sure to remind...

The history of TG4: Celebrating 25 years on the air

Ireland’s only Irish language TV station turns 25 years old this year. But how much do you really know about the history of TG4? TG4 launched on Halloween night, 25...

The history of Halloween in Ireland: an ancient Irish tradition

America has perfected Halloween by inventing the caramel apple and the movie Hocus Pocus. But did you know that Halloween was originally an ancient Irish tradition? We celebrate Halloween these...

The truth about the Mayo curse, REVEALED

All-Ireland final day is underway, and the story of an ancient hex still looms. Through discovering the history of curses in Irish culture and alike, the truth about the...

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