Irish Heritage : Barrow Valley Region of Ireland

Celtic Carlow : Prehistoric Dolmens

Celtic Carlow : Prehistoric Dolmens Carlow is in Irish Ceatharlach, translated as the four-fold lake which perhaps refers to the meeting of the Burren and the Barrow. There is evidence of Mesolithic settlement in [...]

Medieval Kilkenny : Castles, Cathedrals & Abbeys

Medieval Kilkenny : Castles, Cathedrals & Abbeys Kilkenny, in Irish Cill Chainnigh or the church of St. Canice, was the ancient capital of the Kings of Ossory and many traces of its ancient and [...]

Irish Gardens : Formal Planting or Nature’s Design

Irish Gardens : Formal Planting or Nature's Design Thanks to its long growing season and mild climate, the Carlow/Kilkenny region is rich in gardens of all kinds, from the stately to the quaintly [...]

Irish Crafts : the very best of Irish design and workmanship

Irish Crafts : the very best of Irish design and workmanship Kilkenny Design Centre Monday to Saturday, 10am to 7pm, Sundays 11am to 7pm The Kilkenny Design Centre is a delight, both in [...]