The Top 10 Historical Places You Must Visit in Ireland. Ireland is a country steeped in history, spanning thousands of years. Historical places pepper the landscape, each telling a unique story. Walking among these sites, you can feel history come alive.
In Ireland, I gave up the opportunity to climb the tower at Blarney Castle, kiss the famous Blarney Stone and be endowed with the gift of eloquence. Instead, I wandered the grounds and learned there's a lot more to this famous landmark than the stone.