Tag Archives: Northern Ireland

The UK’s ten busiest national parks

Below is the list of the ten busiest (most visitors) national parks in the United Kingdom. This data would include national  parks in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland (none currently designated there). 1.     Lake District (designated in 1951) – 14.8 … Continue reading

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“Rory”ing back from Augusta!

Congratulations to Rory McIlroy from Northern Ireland on his impressive win today at the U.S. Open Golf Championship, just a mere two months after a final round meltdown at the Masters in Augusta Georgia. And my how he did it, … Continue reading

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