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Moyry Castle: Carrickbroad, Co Armagh

The square defensive tower house was built in 1601 to protect the Gap of Moyry and the Gap of the North, and its rounded corners give it a unique look. The nearby railroad crossing was one of the most-bombed bridges during “The Troubles” as the IRA made efforts disrupt the rail line between Belfast and […]

Take the Tayto Tour: Trandragee, Co Armagh

For an American in Ireland, calling a french fry a chip can take some getting used to, but then we have to adjust to calling a potato chip a crisp. Then to make things a bit more confusing, the Irish also throw around the word Tayto in place chips… er, I mean… crisps at various […]

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