Castles · Northern Ireland

Top 5 Impressive Castles Near Dublin

Ireland is a place to visit, not just for its beauty and lively atmosphere, but because of its incredible history as well! With an estimate of around 30,000 castles and castle remains, you will be spoilt for choice as you explore its lush greenery and rolling hills! Ireland is known throughout the world for its… Continue reading Top 5 Impressive Castles Near Dublin

History Facts

How to Celebrate Easter: Medieval Style!

Happy Easter everyone! With it being the Easter weekend, I thought it would be a good idea to delve into our modern traditions, and see why today is so special. A lot will know that today is one of the most important days in the Christian tradition, if things were normal (e.g. no more social… Continue reading How to Celebrate Easter: Medieval Style!

Guest Posts · History Facts

Did They Enjoy Coffee in Castles? A Guide to the History of Coffee in the UK

Morning all! This is a guest post about the history behind coffee! This was an absolutely great idea and I really enjoyed reading this post. I'm sorry to say that I don't know a lot about coffee, so I definitely learned a thing or two - absolutely fascinating! Hope you all enjoy! This is a… Continue reading Did They Enjoy Coffee in Castles? A Guide to the History of Coffee in the UK

Books · Inspiration

Your Pet, Your Pill by Margit Gabriele Dr Muller

Disclaimer: I received this book for free. All opinions are my own. Title: Your Pet, Your Pill: 101 Inspirational Stories About How Pets Lead You to a Happy, Healthy and Successful Life Author: Margit Gabriele Dr Muller Genre: Inspirational Pages: 342 Format: Paperback Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐(5/5 Stars) About: Your Pet, Your Pill  is broken up into three distinct parts,… Continue reading Your Pet, Your Pill by Margit Gabriele Dr Muller

Castles · History Facts

Castle Facts: Why Do Castles Have Turrets?

Castle turrets have always been a thing of interest to me - they are the things that can make a castle stand out, provide it with extra fortification and let you have incredible views once you manage to walk up the many steps to the top of one. A random obsession really, but an obsession… Continue reading Castle Facts: Why Do Castles Have Turrets?