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Fluorite collecting at the Burren, Ireland

Fluorite collecting at the Burren, Ireland

Posted by Monika Razkova on 24th Feb 2018

There is a place on the island of Ireland that looks like from a movie. You can define it with three words: rocks, rocks, rocks :D Edmund Ludlow (c. 1617–1692) once described the land with the followi … read more
Forgotten beauty of Owenahincha

Forgotten beauty of Owenahincha

Posted by Monika Razkova on 28th Dec 2017

We first heard of Owenahincha, a place with a tongue-twisting name, two years ago from another collector of Irish minerals. He told us that small, flaky Hematite crystals can be found there. My sister … read more
Winter collecting in Cooleen, Co. Kerry

Winter collecting in Cooleen, Co. Kerry

Posted by Monika Razkova on 15th Dec 2017

November in Ireland is one of these months when you simply wanna dive into your duvets and pillows, cuddle a hot water bottle, and get out of the bed in March. The more to the West, the worse the weat … read more
Welcome to the world of Irish minerals and meet the Rocky Team

Welcome to the world of Irish minerals and meet the Rocky Team

Posted by Monika Razkova on 1st Dec 2017

Let us guess... You have been browsing the Internet for days in search for this special, Irish Quartz crystal that you could carry with you at all times, to remind you of your land, or the land of you … read more