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Ten Things You Never Knew about Saint Patrick’s Day

The British Are Coming! A member of a wealthy family in Britain, Patrick was kidnapped and brought to Ireland when he was 16. Legend has it he escaped and returned home as a stowaway aboard a pirate ship. Apparently his … Continue reading

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Kiss Me, I’m Blarney!

Inconveniently tucked under the upper battlements of Blarney Castle, the Blarney Stone sits, lips puckered, awaiting it’s hundreds of kisses a day. One of Ireland’s most famous attractions, the stone is inextricably held in a web of myth, legend and … Continue reading

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