Category: Ireland’s Ancient East

Kilkenny’s Medieval Mile

Kilkenny is an historic city located in south east Ireland.  Medieval architecture is on display throughout the town. The city abounds in cultural attractions, which will delight history lovers. Kilkenny is home to Ireland’s medieval …

Waterford: Ireland’s Viking City

Waterford is a town rich in history in Ireland’s Ancient East.  The city is located in Ireland’s sunny southeast, an area with more sunny days than the rest of Ireland. Waterford has a history that …

Ireland’s Monastic City of Glendalough

The monastic city of Glendalough is one of Ireland’s most remarkable early medieval sites. This historical site is located in Glendalough Valley in the scenic Wicklow mountains just south of Ireland’s capital of Dublin. A …