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Kildare – The Thoroughbred County

‘Gallop through the heartland of equestrian Ireland’ Few sights encapsulate the essence of County Kildare more than that of horses pounding across the springy open plains of the Curragh, crisp […]

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Sacred Kildare

“Follow the ancient pilgrim routes to discover Saints and Scholars at every turn. Take a spiritual trail across this Early Christian bastion – Persuasive saints, productive monks and pillaging Norsemen […]

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Ancient Kildare & The Kings of Leinster

HIGH KINGS & HEROES Ireland’s early history is wrapped in legends that resound within the culture today. Sacrificing a neighbour’s son to the Sun god, fighting with and against the […]

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Big Houses & Hard Times

Feel the layers of history in big houses, along famine roads and on quaysides. Explore parallel tales of wealth and destitution. Discover elegance, nature and dramatic tales as you stroll […]

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Tales of Endurance & Tragedy

Etched upon the grassy plains, boglands and ‘scented meadows’ of County Kildare are stories of tragedy, triumph and endurance that transcend time in terms of both impact and fortitude. Some are […]

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