Shanore News

Musings, ramblings and thought provoking articles from our team of talented writers - all views expressed are their own!

3500-Year-Old Sword Discovered By Dive Club

Lucky diver Michael O’Ruiarc from Offaly recently discovered a 3500-year-old sword in the Shannon River. O’Ruiarc uncovered the historical record while diving with the Shannonside Sub Aqua Club on a routine search and recovery exercise. Dr. Andy Halpin, a representative from the Irish Antiquities at the national Museum, confirmed the sword’s age. Though the story […]

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It Doesn’t Get Any Moher Beautiful than These Cliffs

You can’t go too far in Ireland without discovering some amazing bit of history or stunning scenic wonder, but there are a few spots that rank as must-see destinations for visitors.  While the entire Atlantic coastline is beautiful, the Cliffs of Moher in County Clare are exceptionally awe inspiring.  Their profile is as famous as […]

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Dine Out Boston Resumes Next Week!

Dine Out Boston, developed and organized by the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau, is the opportunity of a lifetime for foodies on a budget. The two-week long event features some of Boston’s finest restaurants at discounted prices. From Meritage The Restaurant to Tamo Restaurant, the final week of Dine Out Boston begins this upcoming […]

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Historic Yet Haunted

Last week we discussed a very historic home to visit in Ireland and how it went from ill-repair to thriving. There are many historical landmarks and homes in Ireland to chose from that it is very difficult to pick the right ones when your time is limited. For this location, if you enjoy mystery, a […]

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Cheesy Mushroom Potato Bites

Looking for a new appetizer to spice things up at your next party? The search is over with the delicious Irish American fusion dish: Cheesy Mushroom Potato bites. Using Irish cheddar cheese, potatoes, mushrooms and a host of herbs, these tiny bites are simple and tasty! Use your small spuds as “bowls” for the mushroom […]

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