Bella Torino!

Posted on Aug 6, 2007 in Travel | no responses

Palazzo Reale Duomo DC’s Excellent Italian Adventure AUGUSTA TAURINORUM When Hannibal’s Elephants came across the Alps in 213 BC this is where they came to and destroyed the town. In Torino they remember it as if it was yesterday, and to this day you won’t find elephants on the streets. Strategically located and surrounded on […]

Read more

Useful Websites

Posted on Aug 6, 2007 in Travel | no responses

I’m often asked for a list of useful websites so at last I’ve compiled the best 100 or so. I’ve kept the commentary to a minimum as it is long enough and website users generally know what they want and move on if they don’t see it! Apologies it is UK / Irish centric but […]

Read more

Last Minute – Caveat Emptor!

Posted on Aug 6, 2007 in Travel | no responses

I sympathise with Matt Rudd http://travel.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/travel/your_say/article1901525.ece as experience has thought me to be careful with Lastminute. They have been advertising 5 Star Kos £299 on tube billboards at the moment. When you try to book this is only available at that price in the next 3 weeks and is subject to to a £39 fuel […]

Read more

Foynes Flying Boat Museum

Posted on Aug 6, 2007 in Ireland | one comment

Radio Room Boeing B314 flying boat replica If you are heading to Adare in C. Limerick it is worth taking in a trip to Foynes on the Shannon Estuary to the Flying Boat Museum which is housed in the restored terminal building of the Trans Atlantic Flying Boat service which connected this sleepy port town […]

Read more

Ibis Moussafir Marrakech

Posted on Aug 6, 2007 in Travel | no responses

The full review is on Tripadvisor.com http://www.tripadvisor.com/members/daithai Ibis Moussafir Marrakech Avenue Hassan II | Place de la Gare, Marrakech 40000, Morocco Went down to Marrakech for the first time in December 2006 spurred on by Ryanair opening up from London Luton and being able to obtain a round trip for £37 including taxes – Since […]

Read more

The Eagle On London

Happy Birthday Karl Marx

Posted on May 5, 2018 in latest | 5 comments

Millicent Fawcett

Posted on Apr 24, 2018 in latest | no responses

Labour anti-Semitism – the morning after

Posted on Mar 27, 2018 in latest | no responses

Jeremy’s Jewish Question

Posted on Mar 26, 2018 in latest | 28 comments

The Eagle on Ireland

The Poppy stands for Peace

Posted on Nov 11, 2018 in Ireland | no responses

Skibbereen’s Champions of the World

Posted on Sep 15, 2018 in Ireland | no responses

Arise ye Citizens of Ireland!

Posted on Sep 10, 2018 in Ireland | one comment

Wish you were here at Heuston Station

Posted on Sep 9, 2018 in Dublin | no responses