Category Archives: Castles

Old Heritage.

This is Ireland. Everything is old. Well, almost everything! The tourism types sell the South East as the Ancient South East. We haven’t lived in the South East for too long but that hasn’t stopped us from exploring… looking about … Continue reading

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OMBH Goes Expats Blog!

While fighting the April A to Z survival endurance I noticed the Expats Blog icon on a few blogs’ sidebars. It got me thinking… why not have a look-see when the A to Z is complete. I did and have … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – D for Dublin Castle

A tourist trap? Maybe. However, there’s good reason for wanting to visit Dublin Castle. The architecture and history of the whole castle and surrounds has much to see. You can spend a day wondering around the castle and Dubhlinn Gardens … Continue reading

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Inspiration…

I’ve had the word as a tag for almost as long as this blog is going. Inspiration. Hemingway… now, he’s inspiring and even though I’ve just picked up The Old Man and the Sea again for a quick read I … Continue reading

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