Euro 2012 Groups Announced

  GROUP A GROUP B Poland Netherlands Greece Denmark Russia Germany Czech Republic Portugal GROUP C GROUP D Spain Ukraine Italy Sweden Republic of Ireland France Croatia England    Tournament in Poland and Ukraine, 8 June-1 July   What does everyone think?  Who’s got the hardest group?  Can Ireland place second in the group stage? Read More »

Cliffs of Moher aerial video

In a previous post on the Cliffs of Moher we mentioned how you really have to see the cliffs in person to fully experience their magnificence. Well, if you are unable to get to the cliffs, then the video below is as close an experience as you’ll get to enjoying them. Enjoy! Read More »

Oscar Wilde

Today marks the 111th anniversary of the death of Oscar Wilde.  To commemorate the milestone, his Paris tomb has been renovated and unveiled today in a ceremony attended by his only grandson. Amazingly, the previous monument was worn down by the grease from the thousands of kisses it received, which ate away at the stonework. Read more on this story ... Read More »

A very worthy cause – Santa’s Strike Force

While browsing the web today I came across this very worthy charitable cause.  Boards.ie has launched their annual photo book with proceeds from the sales going to Santa’s Strike Force, which brings Christmas presents to children in hospitals and care centers. Click here for more details. Read More »

Cady Finlayson

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An Irish Road

Yes, this is a two lane road.  Maybe it’s hard to tell in the photograph, but anyone who has been to Ireland will be able to attest to the surprise they got when they had to drive on a road like this. Things are ok, until you meet that oncoming tractor or truck, and you have to reverse half a mile back ... Read More »

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to all. I hope you all have a safe and happy holiday. Read More »

Doolin, County Clare – beautiful video footage

Here’s a great little YouTube video I came across today that highlights the small town of Doolin in County Clare, about 5 miles from the Cliffs of Moher. This video showcases some of what Doolin has to offer including trad sessions in the local pubs (0:37), the scenery of the nearby Aran Islands (1:15), the Cliffs of Moher (1:42) and ... Read More »