Category: Travel

A Walking tour of Game of Thrones locations

Posted on: August 20, 2021

The recently ended and immensely popular Game of Thrones was truly a massive television event. Being one of the most expensive TV series ever made (it was likened to a film an episode when at its height) you might be surprised to find that a huge part of it was…

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Making St Patrick a Saint.

Posted on: January 25, 2021

Today he is one of the most well known Saints in all the world and his Patron day of the 17th is one of the most widely observed, albeit not in the most strictly religious ways (although he is reputed to have enjoyed a drink himself). You too can join…

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Winter Walks to Enjoy in Wales

Posted on: November 16, 2020

One of the best ways to beat the winter blues is with a walk out in the beautiful British countryside. Wales has some of the most fantastic scenery, and beautiful landscapes to explore – so visit shamrockgift for warm aran sweaters, make a flask of tea and head out into…

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Walking the Wicklow Way

Posted on: November 9, 2020

The Wicklow way is the ultimate walk in Ireland. Encompassing vast parts of the stunning landscape, it is easy to see why it is one of the most popular walking trails in Ireland. At 130km long it is not one for novice walkers, but it is one of the most…

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