Christmas in Dublin is surely one of the prettiest I have ever experienced. Almost every street is a wonderland of Christmas lights with all the trees, buildings and lampposts glittering. There are massive Christmas trees on every corner which are glittering from the ground to the very top. It is really something amazing and definitely … Continue reading Christmas in Dublin
Ireland is beautiful, especially if you come from the dry Free State. When I hear the name Ireland, the first things I think of are a pint of Guinness and the green hills. My eyes often take a while to get used to all the green, especially in the countryside. There are different shades of … Continue reading The picturesque Cliffs of Moher
Dublin is a very beautiful city. It is not your typical urban city where you are surrounded by sky-high skyscrapers and concrete; and yet neither is it the plains of the Free State. It is a typical European city with the most gorgeous buildings, churches and statues, colourful doors and friendly Irish people. So, if … Continue reading Your Dublin starter pack
We all know you must have deep pockets and long arms if you want to spend some time abroad. And once the big decision has been made, you have to be prepared to live on bread and water while you are there. But just because you have to pinch your pennies does not mean you … Continue reading Five things to do and see for free in Dublin
The past weekend I came to realise the best part of living in Ireland, is seeing and meeting other South Africans.
For me abortion used to be about taking a life - never about saving one.
But your story made me think about it differently. It made me realise it's not that simple. Sometimes things can't just be black or white, right or wrong. Sometimes we need to see the grey, the maybe.
One thing I learnt in Ireland while temperatures are rising, is that Irish girls like self tan lotion. But is orange a good looking skin colour?