Roundabout Overturner

April 5, 2016 Bernd Biege 0

Normally I like roundabouts … they are the quickest, safest, and most efficient way to manage multiple main roads coming together. But they have dangers too …

Flag-Waving and Cheers

March 31, 2016 Bernd Biege 0

I’ll be glad when it is all over, at least until Euro 2016 … the absolute saturation of Ireland with flags, flags, and more flags. And wrong flags to boot.

The 1916 Euro

March 26, 2016 Bernd Biege 0

Now here’s something new – a 2-Euro-coin commemorating the Easter Rising 1916, which has just been released (and which I got as change in a Lithuanian store).

Almost Hidden History

March 21, 2016 Bernd Biege 0

Passing the offices of the “Belfast Telegraph“, you might just notice that there are some irregularities in the stonework. Scars. And then walk on, without a second thought. After all, it is a city centre building, old, in a city […]

Ireland’s German War Cemetery

March 13, 2016 Bernd Biege 0

Driving out of Dublin and into the scenic Wicklow Mountains, you may come across a German road sign. Where the small road for Glencree meets the R115, the Old Military Road. The “Deutscher Soldatenfriedhof Glencree”, the German Soldiers’ Cemetery Glencree, […]

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