The world seems to love an Irish character, so it makes sense that doubling up would prove to be popular with the masses!
There are many couples, both real and fictional, who have cemented their place in Ireland’s culture whether their love be true, tragic, or just plain old relationship goals. With this month’s box focusing on the concept of ‘Grá’, Ireland’s expression of love, I thought it would be a good time to explore some of the dynamic duos who represent an Irish love – each in a very different way from the next…
From the spoken legends of centuries before, to the celebrity culture of today - here is my list of Ireland’s power couples through the ages:
Diarmuid and Grainne
The romance of Diarmuid and Grainne is one of legendary status, and elements of this star-crossed lovers’ tale date back to well before the penning of Romeo and Juliet.