Ireland

A History Tour of Ireland

Take a trip around Ireland from the Cliffs of Moher to the Dublin City Zoo and back down to Temple Bar to see the rich history behind the Emerald Isle.

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The Battle of the Boyne
"11th Night" is a celebration widely observed by Protestant groups in Northern Ireland with costumed reenactments of William of Orange's 1690 defeat of King James, a Catholic, in the Battle of the Boyne. Bonfires are lit all over Ireland to commemorate the event.

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