3 days in fabulous Belfast

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  Belfast is a truly fabulous city.  I had not been there since 1987 when I went to visit friends attending university there.  I lay awake that weekend listening to gun shots and a bomb.  The city I took my …

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The River Barrow

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The River Barrow If you had a star sign I’d bet money it was Gemini.  Your changing status and currents link you closely to the sign often called the twins and referred to by many as the split personality sign. …

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ARRANMORE – the Aran island tourists haven’t heard of

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  Did she marry the Island boy? aye she did surely, sure Colum Boyle was the only boy for her and didn’t he only have eyes for her. When you’re a raven haired beauty daughter of a Killybegs fisherman, its …

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Donegal Reasons we love Killybegs – Ireland’s Gem

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    Born and raised in Ireland. I like many of my 18 year old counterparts left in the late 80’s because of the recession and lack of choices. For me it was a countdown until the last day of …

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