The 50th anniversary of JFK’s Trip to Ireland is Celebrated

JFK Visit to Ireland

During a four day visit to Ireland in 1963 JFK charmed the Irish people. The president received a warm welcome at his ancestral homeland in County Wexford.  Hundreds cheered and waved Irish and American flags on his arrival. Kennedy enjoyed a cup of tea and some cake with members of his extended Irish family! On Saturday 22nd […]

First Lady Visits Glendalough

Michelle Obama visits Glendalough in Ireland

There was glorious sunshine this morning in Glendalough for the First Lady’s visit with her daughters to the monastic ruins in the heart of the glacial valley. Glendalough, in County Wicklow is a monastic city built in 6th century and the second most visited place in Ireland after Killarney in county Kerry.  This historic site, […]