Oíche mhaith agaibh. Goodnight from Stair na hÉireann.

‘Animosity, resentment and envy doesn’t affect the heart of others – it only affects your own.’

Summit of Slieve Binnian, Mourne Mountains, Co Down, Captive Landscapes by Stephen Emerson. The optical illusion known as ‘Brocken Spectre’ is caused by atmospheric conditions casting the person’s shadow creating an apparition with a rainbow coloured halo.


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Stair na hÉireann is steeped in Ireland's turbulent history, culture, ancient secrets and thousands of places that link us to our past and the present. With insight to folklore, literature, art, and music, you’ll experience an irresistible tour through the remarkable Emerald Isle.