Every journey begins with an idea. A purpose. For some, a justification. The idea sparks creativity. The world’s a blank canvas; the idea’s contextual backdrop’s the brush. Some ideas are hilarious and make for good conversations: A drunken night in a subpar Boston pizza shop that led to a NYC road trip; repulsive girls at […]
I will not let terrorism terrorize me.
It was an eye opening experience to see the constant and ongoing conflict between The Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. This morning, I walked to the border and captured a lot of the murals and graffiti in Londonderry/Derry (The Free Derry). RAAD – Republican Action Against Drugs. Research this group; very […]
Londonderry/Derry, Northern Ireland; a city with two names but one incredible history. Those from the Republic of Ireland refer to it as Derry, whilst those from Northern Ireland, an independent country that’s part of the United Kingdom, call it Londonderry. Today, depending on how you name the city immediately gives away your alliance. The city […]
Tombstone of Patrick Cahir in Corofin, Ireland; my great great grandfather. The old site of the Cahir Pub The journey there… Cliffs of Moher The only coffee on this island that isn’t made with instant coffee beans…
Ring of Kerry
The journey to the southwest through the country. Cahir Castle Blarney Castle Blarney House Bed and Breakfast Great day.
Rainy morning in Dublin, Ireland; the perfect day for a tour of the local pubs. Take me to Church, Pub. Old church converted into a Pub. Temple Bar (Tourist area). Found an Irish Jam Session Band at an authentic, local pub – I […]
Newark Airport – Terminal C Wall-E is coming to fruition; she’ll be 400 lbs and without muscle in about 18 months; perspective husbands beware When you’re nearly 6’3″, there’s very few, if any, ways to comfortably sit on an airplane, let alone sleep Streets of Dublin Christ Church Cathedral & Dublinia […]
I’m back! This time with more tricks, new destinations and test driving some new technology. Another night, another hotel.
Wisconsin: Smell the dairy air.