Dublin: Messing Around in the City of Your Choice

This is post #4 of our Dublin-Berlin trip, Friday, September 14, 2018. The title comes from a moment late in the day, when exhausted, weary, and tired of sight-seeing, we decide to bust loose from our agenda and just do what we want, see what we want.  It's often this push-and-pull for me: See All… Continue reading Dublin: Messing Around in the City of Your Choice

Doors from Merrion Square, Dublin

This is post #3 of our Dublin-Berlin trip in September 2018, a happy-go-lucky Friday afternoon, September 14. Click on any image to enlarge. Merrion Square, in Dublin Ireland is surrounded by stately homes. And Yeats lived here for a while. I do love these lines from Yeats' poem "The Second Coming," which I can almost… Continue reading Doors from Merrion Square, Dublin

Book of Kells, Christ Church and more meandering

This is post #2 of our Dublin-Berlin trip in September 2018 Thursday, September 13, 2019 Dave had sourced out lots of places to eat in Dublin before coming.  So that first morning we walked along Fleet Street to find breakfast at the Queen of Tarts.  Along the way, we photographed the famous Temple Bar.  I guess… Continue reading Book of Kells, Christ Church and more meandering