Trim Castle is the largest Norman castle in Ireland of which we have many. Winner of a Europa Nostra restoration award. These great stone castles are potent symbols of the Norman occupation of Ireland. Trim was built during the late 12th and 13th centuries. Built by Hugh de Lacy and his son Walter it overlooks the Boyne(diverted to fill a moat) in a strategic position. Walk around the walls and tour the keep. Hear about treachery, wife-stealing and invasion. The movie Braveheart was shot…

Trim Castle is the largest Norman castle in Ireland of which we have many. Winner of a Europa Nostra restoration award. These great stone castles are potent symbols of the Norman occupation of Ireland. Trim was built during the late 12th and 13th centuries. Built by Hugh de Lacy and his son Walter it overlooks the Boyne(diverted to fill a moat) in a strategic position. Walk around the walls and tour the keep. Hear about treachery, wife-stealing and invasion. The movie Braveheart was shot…

Top destinations for a perfect honeymoon in Ireland | Irish Genealogy and Roots | IrishCentral

Top destinations for a perfect honeymoon in Ireland | Irish Genealogy and Roots | IrishCentral

Danvers State Lunatic Asylum, Danvers, Mass Best known for being the first facility to experiment with pre-frontal lobotomy. between 1940 and 1950 it housed over 2,600 mentally ill patients, even though it was designed to house only 600 total. closed 1992

Danvers State Lunatic Asylum, Danvers, Mass Best known for being the first facility to experiment with pre-frontal lobotomy. between 1940 and 1950 it housed over 2,600 mentally ill patients, even though it was designed to house only 600 total. closed 1992

St. Anne's Church, Ballyshannon Donegal CO Ireland

St. Anne's Church, Ballyshannon Donegal CO Ireland

Le château des ducs de Bretagne.  Il se situe au cœur même de la ville de Nantes.

Le château des ducs de Bretagne

Le château des ducs de Bretagne. Il se situe au cœur même de la ville de Nantes.

DELVIN CASTLE    Delvin Castle is said to have been built about 1180 by Hugh de Lacy for his brother-in-law, Gilbert de Nugent. However the building was probably not begun until the 13th century. It was originally a square building with four round corner towers and a gabled roof. Only the western half remains.

DELVIN CASTLE Delvin Castle is said to have been built about 1180 by Hugh de Lacy for his brother-in-law, Gilbert de Nugent. However the building was probably not begun until the 13th century. It was originally a square building with four round corner towers and a gabled roof. Only the western half remains.

Image: This one-room schoolhouse is one of the simpler ones Kerns spotted on his trip to Kansas. (© Noel Kerns)

4 Easy, Delicious Vegetarian Recipes to Try at Home

Image: This one-room schoolhouse is one of the simpler ones Kerns spotted on his trip to Kansas. (© Noel Kerns)

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