There are a lot of things that we pride ourselves on here at Arcadia and togetherness is certainly one of them. We promote this in many ways, but one of the main things we love are shared experiences. We are lucky in Ireland as we are a small island.… More
The Celtic Feast of Samhain; Celtic New Year
November 1 is the Celtic Feast of Samhain. Samhain – “summer’s end” was the most important of the ancient Celtic feasts.
The Celts honoured the intertwining forces of existence; darkness and light, night… More
Did you know that Halloween sprouted from an Irish Celtic tradition known as Samhain? Nope, didn't think so! Well about 2,000 years ago, Samhain was the name given to the mid-point of the calendar where the ‘light’ of summer and the ‘dark’ of winter met… More
The countdown is on and oh, what a treat we have in store. Next weekend we have our regional trip for Fall 2017. This year, Arcadia students from Ireland, Northern Ireland, England and Scotland will be joining forces in the beautiful Belfast to explore… More
You’ve arrived, you’ve settled in, you’ve made some friends and now it’s the big challenge- you have to cook!! One life skill that living in Ireland will teach you is the art of cooking. We don’t expect you to be the next Gordon Ramsay, but it’s a good… More