Tag Archive: Clare

Experience Irish culture and history at Bunratty Castle, Clare

When I was in college I completed a semester abroad in Ireland. It is an incredible country! My friends and I took a trip to Bunratty Castle to visit the Folk Park and attend the ‘medieval’ dinner. I have very fond memories of Bunratty Castle and very fuzzy memories of Durty Nelly’s! The pub that…

North Clare dig unravels medieval mystery

One of the mysteries of medieval Ireland is on the verge of being solved thanks to the latest in a series of excavations to take place at Caherconnell Stone Fort in Carron. Early results from a dig which concluded this week-end indicate that important local families continued to live in cashel type dwellings in Clare,…