boyne valley

Places to visit in the Boyne Valley

Best places to visit in the Boyne Valley A couple of weeks ago we went on a short two day trip to the Boyne valley, a place most well-known for Newgrange. There is a lot to be seen in the area that can be traced back to Ireland’s ancient past. The Newgrange tomb is 400 […]

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interesting facts about Brú na Boinne

10 interesting facts about Brú na Boinne

Probably the most interesting facts about Brú na Boinne are that they are older than Stonehenge and the Pyramids and they are aligned with the winter solstice, but that is only half the story. There is a lot more to them than meets the eye. 1. The megamounds of Knowth, Dowth and Newgrange are well […]

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