Shanore News

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

September Giveaway: Win a Silver Claddagh intertwining Design

The September giveaway is now over. The winner of this month’s giveaway is Duke Monte. Congratulations Duke! And thanks to all those that took part this month. Keep checking back for the next giveaway coming very soon! We have great news for September!  This month we will be giving away a Silver Claddagh Intertwining Design […]

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Pictures: Castles of Ireland

National Geographic took a trip to the Emerald Isle to capture its wide and mysterious castles. One of their favorite picks was Dungiven Castle in County Derry, now a boutique hotel popular among newly wedded couples. Castle O’Brien on Insheer, the smallest of the Aran islands, also made the list, with its ancient drystone walls and distinct […]

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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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