Dublin · Ireland

Ireland 2014 – Part II

Saint Patrick's Cathedral Dublin On our third day we got to visit St. Patrick's Cathedral. The last time I wanted to go inside it was closed for reasons I can't remember. "Saint Patrick is said to have baptised converts to Christianity at a well that once existed in the park alongside the Cathedral. Because of… Continue reading Ireland 2014 – Part II

Dublin · Ireland

Ireland 2014 – Part I

The first two days So right after we arrived in Dublin we settled into our three-bedroom, which was quite an adventure. Three different characters in a small room with an even smaller bathroom. Not to mention the hotel labyrinth. Luckily it only took us the first two days or so until we were able to… Continue reading Ireland 2014 – Part I

Germany · Ireland · Leverkusen

Irish Days 2013 – the gathering Ireland 2013

Yesterday I spent some hours at the Irish Days 2013 festival in Neuland Park, Leverkusen. Even though it took me a while to get there - I was traveling by buses/trains - it was a lovely day filled with nice conversations about Ireland and collecting new magazines and catalogs. Of course I couldn't resist taking… Continue reading Irish Days 2013 – the gathering Ireland 2013