Category Archives: In Focus

A closer look at some favourite locations in Ireland.
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Hill of Tara

[jj-ngg-jquery-slider gallery="48" html_id="about-slider" width="640" height="465" wmode="transparent" order= "sortorder" center="1" effect="random" pausetime="5000" ] The Hill of Tara was once the "centre" of Ireland. It is an archaeological complex that runs between Navan and Dunshaughlin in County Meath, Ireland. It contains a number of ancient monuments, and, according to tradition, was the seat of the High King…
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Monasterboice High Cross

[jj-ngg-jquery-slider gallery="39" html_id="about-slider" width="640" height="465" wmode="transparent" order= "sortorder" center="1" effect="random" pausetime="5000" ] Founded in the late 5th century by Saint Buithe,  just north of Drogheda in County Louth lie the ruins of Monasterboice which was an early christian settlement. It consists of a round tower that is about 35-metres tall, and is in very good…
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