Tag Archives: Dublin Alphabet

April A to Z – Dopey Dozy Does Dublin!

And so he does! Yes, me… dopey, is going on a walk about.  I’m taking a leaf from Christina B’s book, blog… whatever. She’s gone with galleries to show off her letters for the challenge so for today (and possibly … Continue reading

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Decisions Decisions???

Ja well, no fine. I have to make a few choices in the next day or two. I think I may be succumbing to rubber arm syndrome again. Twisted, by Damyanti Biswas, into falling for an A to Z challenge even … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – N for North Bull Island

A place of solitude. A place of action. A place where one can lose the cares of the world for a few hours while discovering new things. New butterfly species to add to the list… now moths and maybe even … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – M for Marlay Park

Marlay Park… one of Dublin’s great open spaces. There’s all sorts of activities one can indulge in… from sport to open-air music concerts and much in between… go, walk about… enjoy the scenery and find out a little more about … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – L for Liffey

OK… some of you may say a river can’t be included in my alphabet but it is as much an attraction in the city as many of the other features. I’m reminded of a bit of wall art on a … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – J for Jeanie Jonhston

This replica famine ship is moored at Custom House Quay as this is where most of the famine ship voyages to the Americas began. The ship is currently undergoing renovation work so there is scaffolding all over the stern area… … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – I for Irish National War Memorial

I’ve only recently discovered these gardens. There is definitely an air of tranquillity about the whole site. The circular lines are offset well by the parallels created by the horizontals of stairs and  interlinking trellis timbers. The memorial gardens were … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – G is for ??

Gosh, this wasn’t an easy choice. There’s the Guinness Storehouse… or, maybe the Grand Canal Basin… or even the Grand Canal… the inner city Circular Line. Or, how about Grafton Street, the touristy pedestrian walkway? I could even throw in … Continue reading

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