They appeared on Ed Sheeran’s latest album Divide and you can catch them tomorrow at the Home of Ireland's National Day Festival! Have you heard their Sheeran collaborations yet, Nancy Mulligan and Galway Girl? bit.ly/2mWdShN
Congratulations to Rashid Khaidanov, winner of this year’s National Geographic Photography Competition! He captured this breathtaking shot of Dunluce Castle in Northern Ireland. Spectacular, isnt it? bit.ly/2mOSQhZ
How well do you know your Irish literature? As it was #WorldBookDay last week, here’s an introduction to literature in Ireland, including our best writers, most historic libraries and iconic literary locations!
Did you know that the Oscar statuette was designed by Dublin-born Cedric Gibbons? And that 17 people from the island of Ireland have won Oscars in the past, including Daniel Day-Lewis, Martin McDonagh and George Bernard Shaw? Here’s hoping Ruth Negga brings home another one tonight! #Oscars2017
Oscar Wilde called it a “savage beauty”. We couldn’t have described #Connemara better if we tried - situated at the very edge of Europe, on the west coast of Ireland, is one of the most beautiful, unspoiled places it's possible to find! ✨ ✨ It is also the land of Connemara ponies, ancient stone walls and fluent Irish speakers. Find out more at [ Ireland.com Link ]