New York…New York…A personal guide to the city that never sleeps

Musicians from different generations have written songs and sang about New York, from Frank Sinatra to Liza Minnelli to the King Jay Z. Like the lyrics to Jay Z’s song goes;

“in New York, ...

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The Rock of Dunamase is a popular historic attraction found overlooking the valley of t...

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Hug fáilte go Baile Átha Cliath!!!….Welcome to Dublin…the home of Guinne...

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A Trip to Waterford…the Viking City

The story of Waterford began with the arrival of the Vikings in 914. The city has an exciting medieval flavour and riverside bustle to it. The trip to Waterford was interesting, the bus eireann bus 5 that I took went through the old road which was longer than the bus 4 but the scenic views were breath-taking. Needless to say it was a longer trip worth taking for the views. 

There is loads of ancient civilization to see in Waterford if I should term it that way lol…Th

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A Day trip to Skerries

So I was chatting with a friend that was visiting from Canada for the first time and he was so interested in visiting Skerries, I couldn’t understand why because I always see it as a small coastal town 30km North of Dublin City, especially because I used to live in Balbriggan and travelled through the town everyday for 3 years, it seems quiet and uneventful though beautiful because of the coastal views. 

Last week we went to Skerries and my oh my was I

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My City, Their Life: A walk through Dublin City Centre

Having lived in Dublin all these years, I never really appreciated the beauty of the city till I started blogging and taking pictures of My City. In picture is seven days of exploring the city its people and their lives.

After all these years, I have come to love and still love Dublin and in the words of Dublin’s most famous poet James Joyce “When I die Dublin will be written in my heart.”

taitneamh a bhaint as áthaCliath

 

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An Island in an Island – The Inis Mór

Its Friday finally can’t believe this day has finally come. Excited…after months and months of procrastinating, this trip is to be after all. I am making the first official trip for MyDreamEscapade first destination, Inis, Mór Aran Island.  The Island of InisMór (the big Island) as the name suggests is the biggest of the 3 Aran Islands lying in a North – Westerly direction across Galway Bay. The Island is approximately 12km in length and 3km in width.

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Top Things to see in Dublin City Centre

I set out to  visit my favourite spots in Dublin and below is a list of what I believe are the top 10 things to see in Dublin City Centre if you are on a short trip do not have the time to see all the beautiful places, things and landscapes that Ireland has to offer. 

 

Dublin Zoo/Phoenix park: The day started with a trip to the Zoo. The Dublin Zoo is situated in the Phoenix Park in Dublin City. Phoenix Park is one of the most beautiful pa

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Top 5 Must Visit Traditional Irish Pub in Dublin

Hug fáilte go Baile Átha Cliath!!!….Welcome to Dublin…the home of Guinness and the drinking capital of Europe with some amazing pubs and bars 

Irish pubs and drinking is steeped in culture and lore. From the time of the opening of the first office pub in Ireland in 1198 till date, Traditional Irish Pubs has been the centre of socialization, relaxation, storytelling, singing competition and most importantly rumours and gossip telling in the society. 

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