Tag Archives: Aviva Stadium

The Year That Was – April to June 2018

So… the spring eventually managed to get to Ireland… after piles of snow were still seen in shady spots for weeks after the big white-out! We all suspected that the cold had damaged the plants and animals to such an … Continue reading

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Magical Musical Moment!

I tell you what… you want to experience the sheer pleasure of a crowd of 45 000 plus rising en masse… singing along to the to the sounds of Billy Joel’s Piano Man! Magic. Yep, there’s no other word for … Continue reading

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Playing!

Ailsa’s post this week is once again perfectly timed. As the good lady says… life’s been far too serious as of late so, I’m going to copy her post almost to the tee… and give you a selection of folk … Continue reading

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Creative

I’ll tell  what… Ailsa really got me going with this challenge. I was doing a bit of outdoor investigation when a thought struck after I spotted this fantastic work in progress. Find parking nearby to get closer for a few photos. … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – A for Aviva Stadium

Today I’ll begin the month’s series with the Aviva Stadium. This is the hope of Irish Rugby. Junior Son and I have seen South Africa play in the stadium… and loose! For many years the stadium was called Landsdown Road … Continue reading

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Irish Weather! Dismal For Some!!

Saturday saw quite a few things happening in Dublin. Not least was the visit of the South African rugby team. I’ll refrain from calling them by the proud name of S-boks because the team that arrived didn’t play at all … Continue reading

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Random

I’m planning a grand finale… yep, the ending of 3 years worth of daily posts. While I’m at it I’ll do a few things that I’ve wanted to do for some time… like throwing totally random photos together in a … Continue reading

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Dublin Skyline… Guinness Storehouse Style!

I’ve eventually begun working my way through all the photos taken last Saturday (18 Jan) when we enjoyed a work gathering at the fantastic Dublin venue. I’ve already made it well-known that I have to return… during the day, as … Continue reading

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