Connemara

Dave Hogan: “The Irish rendering of Connemara is Connamara and this is, in turn, a contraction of Conmaicne Mara, an ancient people who occupied the region from the early historic period, the 5th or 6th century.  These people were the supposed descendants of the mythical Conmac, with Conmaicne meaning “the…

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Exploring the mysteries of Ireland

August 10, 2018 Exploring the mysteries of Ireland, by Kate Hennessy. I am a great believer in invitations, particularly ones that take us out of our ordinary and habitual way of perceiving the world and our connection to it. Ireland —its landscape, history, people, culture, and flora and fauna —…

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