"The cultural wonders and historic attractions of Boyne Valley outside Drogheda, first caught the our attention in March when Drogheda was announced as the host for Fleadh Cheoil Na hÉireann 2018. (meaning “festival of music”) the biggest traditional Irish music festival on the planet.
The summer sunshine is here. The ice creams are being devoured. The mood is up and town of Drogheda is gearing up for Fleadh Cheoil in August.
In just over 4 weeks time, the town will be filled with thousands of visitors from near and far, coming to experience Irish music, language, song and dance.
"Not knowing anything about Trim, Ireland is just further evidence of all the interesting places there are to see and explore in the world. Trim is believed to date to the 5th century when it was founded by St. Patrick, and left to Lommán, patron saint of Trim" - https://wandertoes.com/trim-castle-river-walk-ireland/
Published on June 4th 2018
"Five journalists representing various print and online publications in Germany with a combined readership of more than 970,000 people are visiting Meath and Ireland's Ancient East this week, as guests of Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland." - https://www.lmfm.ie/news/german-journalists-with-combined-readership-of-970/
"For our Easter Family Holiday in Ireland this year we decided to explore County Meath as Saoirse has been learning all about Newgrange this year and was eager to make a visit. We had planned a five days break but ended up spending six days in Meath as we were trying to fit in so much." - http://easypeazyfamilybreaks.com/family-holiday-in-ireland/
"Celtic Adventures organises everything from archery to canoeing to climbing, and caters for individuals, families and schools, as well as offering corporate team-building events for firms." - https://www.independent.ie/business/small-business/your-stories/sense-of-adventure-lets-couple-build-winning-team-in-outdoors-sector-36877392.html
The award-winning Irish Maritime festival is back! Taking place this weekend in Drogheda Port, it’s a super-sized maritime celebration and it suitable for all ages. Hosted by Louth County Council and Drogheda Port Company in conjunction with Virgin Media, the event takes over the town for a wonderful weekend of maritime activities.
Parade of Sail: Friday 15th June, 12noon
"The Fleadh is the world's largest annual celebration of Irish music, language, song and dance, and attracts around 400,000 visitors to the host town every year.
"Stretching through large parts of counties Louth and Meath. the Boyne Valley is an unparalleled area of great historical importance, minutes North from Dublin Airport." - https://www.irishcentral.com/travel/best-of-ireland/hidden-beauty-spots-ireland
Published on May 19th 2018
"The ruins of Trim Castle, the largest Anglo-Norman castle in Ireland, dominate this heritage town along the Boyne River." - https://www.nationalgeographic.com/travel/destinations/europe/ireland/sponsor-content-charming-towns-and-cities-ireland-ancient-east/