Thatched roof cottages are one of the most iconic symbols of rural Ireland. Whether you're Great Grandad grew up in one or your looking for one to stay in on your next vacation, read on to learn about the history, architecture, and modern fates of these one-of-a-kind homes.
How different is St. Patrick's Day different now than it was growing up in Ireland in the 1970s? From parades to shamrock sprigs, St. Patrick's Day is now a huge worldwide holiday... but it wasn't always!
Biddy Murphy CEO Ward Gahan talks about his experience of Christmastime growing up in Co. Tipperary, Ireland. It's a full couple of days, from a drunk milkman to the tradition of fox hunting; join him as he takes a trip down memory lane!
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