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Travels in Ireland – Part 4 By Johann Georg Kohl
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This is a reproduction of part of the original text of 'Travels in Ireland' by J.G. Kohl (1808-1878), German travel writer and historian, first published in 1844. It takes through Dundalk, Newry,... More > Belfast and the Antrim Coast, Rathlin and the Giant's Causeway. It gives a picture of Ireland prior to the Great Famine. Having visited the Boyne and New Grange, he spends an evening of Gaelic story telling and music. The neat orderliness of County Down is contrasted with the wretchedness of the rest of rural Ireland. Newry and Belfast are marked by of the emergence of new world of enterprise and mechanization. In contrast, his trip up the north coast is into the remnants of Gaelic Ireland. His account of life on Rathlin Island and his speculations on the origin of the Giant’s Causeway reveal the breadth of his informed interest in both folklore, scientific investigation and the emerging rationalism of his age. This edition has been enhanced by the inclusion of footnotes and an index.< Less
Highways and Byways in Donegal and Antrim - Part Two - Derry & Co. Antrim By Stephen Gwynn
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Stephen Glynn travelled through Donegal and Co. Antrim on a bicycle. This is an account of that part of his trip from Derry to the Giant’s Causeway and through the Glens of Antrim. The account... More > is over one hundred years old now but the ancient Ireland he wrote of had left impressions on the land which are still discernible today. His interest in the history of the people and places he visited allows us to get a glimpse of the hidden stories and associations behind the evocative exterior of the land before they vanish into the mists of time. Read Stephen Gwynne’s account as you travel the highways and byways of the Antrim coast and they will resonate with echoes from the past and be infused with new associations and meanings.< Less
A Guide to the Silence of the Irish Other World By Seán Mac Eachaidh BA (Hons)
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An alternative, North of Ireland touring template, that incorporates a soulful gaze on what might have shaped the ancient Irish to a present day mindset. A journey that includes the blissful,... More > mystical and silent Irish other worlds filled with awe inspiring sights, landscapes and deserted homesteads. A journey filled with pondering on Irish history, living memory and future aspiration. A tour experience, where ancient Irish standing stones, Emigrating family parting places, old graveyards are all combined, with the present day community dividing walls, to reveal, a silent narrative and to provide, a more authentic essence of Ireland and its people.< Less
Travels in Ireland By Johann Georg Kohl
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A German travel's perception of Pre-famine Ireland, with explanatory notes and index added to the original text. This is a snapshot of an Ireland that was about to vanish. Two years after the... More > publication of this book, the Great Irish Famine ravaged the land, hastening the end of Gaelic Ireland and the Irish language. Kohl's journey took him through the four provinces and the cities of Dublin, Limerick, Waterford and Belfast. He encountered such men as Daniel O'Connell and the great temperance campaigner, Father Mathew. He talked to beggars in their huts, gentry in their countryseats and men of religion. He visited monastic relics, archeological sites, linen factories steeple-chasing, and a range of diverse places, always reminding the readers of the poverty of the ordinary people, social injustices and the wretched conditions in the country. His commentaries are enlivened with information about the historic context and folklore associated with the locations he visited.< Less
Emerald Island: An Artist's Guide to Irish Wildflowers By Bea Nettles
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Photographer Bea Nettles traveled throughout Ireland creating these detailed shots of summer wildflowers in combination with the beautiful landscapes where they are found growing. Plant names are... More > shown in Irish, Latin, and English.< Less
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A selection of beautiful images from around Ireland taken by Irish landscape photographer Alan Owens.
Travels in Ireland By Johann Kohl
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A German traveller's perception of Pre-famine Ireland. This is a snapshot of an Ireland that was about to vanish. Two years after the publication of this book, the Great Irish Famine ravaged the... More > land, hastening the end of Gaelic Ireland and the Irish language. Kohl's journey took him through the four provinces and the cities of Dublin, Limerick, Waterford and Belfast. He encountered such men as Daniel O'Connell and the great temperance campaigner, Father Mathew. He talked to beggars in their huts, gentry in their countryseats and men of religion. He visited monastic relics, archeological sites, linen factories steeple-chasing, and a range of diverse places, always reminding the readers of the poverty of the ordinary people, social injustices and the wretched conditions in the country. His commentaries are enlivened with information about the historic context and folklore associated with the locations he visited. Clachan editors have carefully updated the text and added scholarly footnotes.< Less
Irlande 2006 By Jean-Francois O'Kane
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Geneviève and Jean-Francois O'Kane, toured Ireland as a Daddy/daughter trip. She planned and choosed the features of the trip like the Giant's causeway, and the Donegal wool mills.
Irlande 2006 By Jean-Francois O'Kane
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Geneviève and Jean-Francois O'Kane, toured Ireland as a Daddy/daughter trip. She planned and choosed the features of the trip like the Giant's causeway, and the Donegal wool mills.
FINN MacCOOL'S SUBMARINE By Hellen Bernard
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You may know that Finn MacCool built the Giant's Causeway but do you know what else he did? He had plenty more tricks up his sleeve!