Michael Collins home

Visiting the home of Michael Collins

One of my biggest passions besides travel is Irish history. Ever since I was young I remember reading books and watching documentaries about Irelands move towards Independence. One of the largest figures in Irish history, especially around this period is Michael … Continue reading “Visiting the home of Michael Collins”

San Juan Chamula

San Juan Chamula and the Mexican chicken sacrifice

This might sound far more sinister than it is but Mexican chicken sacrifices aren’t all treat common, I only saw it in San Juan Chamula. I had forgotten about this day trip until I was writing about my experiences in … Continue reading “San Juan Chamula and the Mexican chicken sacrifice”

Wolfe Tones grave site

Wolfe Tones grave site

Theobald Wolfe Tone is regarded as one of the founders of Irish republicanism and a very prominent individual in Irish history. Republicanism in Ireland is widely seen as the use of force to drive British rule and government out of Ireland. … Continue reading “Wolfe Tones grave site”