These three small islands are a symbol of almost everything to do with Irish heritage, culture and tradition, as well as having their own unique customs and way of life too. We need more than 655 attendees to beat previous records and you could be one of them! "We do want to keep it on a level that it's not just 'Valentine's Day.' That would diminish the significance of the saint said David Weakliam, another Carmelite priest. The diamond stitch for the small fields of the islands and for a good days field work. All are characterised by bleak karst landscapes; flat grey rocky plains rising out of the ocean with sheer cliffs, green fields divided by stone walls, and whitewashed cottages with thatched roofs. A third significant tradition unique to the Aran Islands was the currach. Many times it could be more what you dont do than you hang in there spurs mankind into fun. You should consider some of these ideas. Dublin church where those in search of romance still come on pilgrimage. Inis Meain actually has the smallest population even though its not the smallest island, with just 160 residents. So whether you are looking for true love or just looking for a fun way to spend your Valentines Day, round up all your single friends and join us for what is sure to be a night to remember! Valentine, is buried under. Read more: Irish seniors share the secret of love for. "God has someone in mind for me, and I obviously haven't met him yet. Facebook, twitter, pinterest email). The patron saint of love,. Any queries please do email. Lying off the coast of county Galway and surrounded by the crashing waves of the Atlantic Ocean, the Aran Islands are one of the few places in Ireland that have remained virtually unchanged for centuries.