Golden Moments

Welcome to our Golden Moments section. Here you will find a random collection of stories, news, offers, reviews and events that we hope may be of interest.


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Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim

Date: May 2018   Destination: Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim.
Author: Peggy Lynch

My name is Danú. I am the Goddess of the Tuatha de Dannan, that ancient mythological race that inhabited Ireland in Celtic era. I am a new comer to...

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Glasnevin & The Botanic Gardens

Date: May 2018   Destination: Glasnevin, Dublin 9
Author: Breda Nathan

You grew up near Botanic Gardens you knew every cranny and nook. You never needed social media The flowers and your favourite book. But the beauty,...

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My Hometown/Kinsale,Co.Cork.

Date: May 2018   Destination: Kinsale, Co. Cork.
Author: Vivienne O'Brien

Standing on the star shaped Charlesfort, the sea all before me, I am on top of the world, ready to fight any battle, like those brave souls before...

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My Adopted Hometown

Date: May 2018   Destination: Drimoleague, Co Cork
Author: Bentley Buxton

A small sleepy village was Drimoleague County Cork in 1976 A young Malaysian came to visit and sample the welcome Warm and embracing as the weather...

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My Newcastlewest

Date: May 2018   Destination: Newcastlewest, Co Limerick

My Hometown is Newcastlewest County Limerick. Most people just whizz past it on their way to Kerry, but if you just stopped for a while a wonder...

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A stroll through Portmarnock

Date: May 2018   Destination: Portmarnock, Co Dublin
Author: Isobel Smyth

A short bus or train journey from Dublin’s city centre brings you to the village of Portmarnock in North County Dublin and my home town. I moved...

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My Hometown of Dundrum

Date: May 2018   Destination: Dundrum, Dublin 14
Author: Elizabeth McCloskey

Dundrum, Dublin 14. Once a small peaceful village on the outskirts of the Pale, well known for the medicinal properties of its Goat’s milk it is...

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Clonmel - Meadow of Honey

Date: May 2018   Destination: Clonmel
Author: Tony Brosnan

CLONMEL Meadow of Honey As I sit here alone in the City My thoughts are far - far far away To my childhood and school days in Ireland In the...

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A Tribute

Date: May 2018   Destination: Westport, Co Mayo
Author: Noelene Beckett Crowe

A Tribute A Gathering of Emigrants, Past Inhabitants Memorable Citizens Pay homage to An Exciting Inspiring, Attractive Impressive Place Of...

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The Town You'll Love So Well

Date: May 2018   Destination: Listowel, Co Kerry
Author: Gerard Hussey

The Great Georgian Square in Listowel is framed by the 13th Century Fitzmaurice castle which has been restored and offers tours in season. Keeping...

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