DUBLIN ON THE WORLD STAGE – FAMOUS LITERARY WORKS – #2 GULLIVER’S TRAVELS

For such a small dot on the map, we have produced more than our fair share of remarkable writers. You won’t believe the list of masterpieces to come from Dublin born novelists, playwrights and poets. If you love literature and cinema then you really must put Dublin on your wish list…… Gulliver’s Travels Born in […]

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Challenge your Camera – #5 Steps ‘n Stairs

Each week, Dr. B from Buddha Walks into a Wine Bar selects a single theme to point our cameras at or to encourage us to display a few photos from our collections. I’m a bit late to this challenge but here goes…. This week’s theme is Steps and Stairs. I’ve actually just gone for one image…. […]

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DUBLIN ON THE WORLD STAGE – FAMOUS LITERARY WORKS – #1 DRACULA

For such a small dot on the map, we have produced more than our fair share of remarkable writers. You won’t believe the list of masterpieces to come from Dublin born novelists, playwrights and poets. If you love literature and cinema then you really must put Dublin on your wish list…… Dracula I bet you […]

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A Christmas like No Other!

This is Áras An Uachtaráin (House of the President) in Dublin’s Phoenix Park. The Christmas lights this year are dedicated to all those who won’t make it home. The centrepiece is a stream of light from a lamp in a first floor window, spreading out across the grounds and reaching out to the Irish diaspora […]

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Sculpture Saturday

This is Archer II by sculptor Niall O’Neill. The Archer is located in Dun Laoghaire and looks out over Dublin Bay. Made from white concrete and steel, the work deals with tension and the release of energy. Sculpture Saturday is hosted by Ruined for Life

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