The glass house of Boyle Abbey - © Bernd Biege 2014

Glass Houses and Stones

August 5, 2014 Bernd Biege 0

Those who sit in glass houses are generally advised not to throw any hard items, especially stones, around … because, you know, the risk of breakage is high. But here we have a good example of a glass house protecting […]

Celtic crosses in an old Irish graveyard - © Bernd Biege 2014

Septic Reporting in Tuam

June 7, 2014 Bernd Biege 0

First things first – there can be no doubt that an inquiry should be held into the deaths of around 800 children that took place in Tuam (County Galway). They were in the care of the Bon Secours, they died, […]

Museum or Junkyard?

October 4, 2013 Bernd Biege 2

I am always sorry when I see things crumbling, rusting, fading away – so a visit to the Cavan and Leitrim Railway is a bit of a two-edged sword for me. On the one hand … here is a place […]