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Fáilte - The Journey

Dublin is one of the lucky capital cities that can boast a thriving urban environment and a scenic bay and coastline. As part of the ongoing Fáilte project we were asked to produce a series of work, under the working title of The Living Bay, that would highlight this connection to the sea and show visitors what Dublin has right on its doorstep. 237 more words

The Works

DALKEY ISLAND, County Dublin, Ireland

When you travel around Ireland with the hope of taking good photos, you are always held hostage by the weather.  And you can’t predict what it will be like–ever.  86 more words


DALKEY, County Dublin, Ireland circa 1900

This is an old view of the part of Dalkey that runs into Killiney, probably taken around 1890-1900.  You can just see the spire of the Victoria Monument.   129 more words


COLIEMORE HARBOR, Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland

This is another press photo from the 1960’s taken at Coliemore Harbor, Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland.  The tide was in, and I think they must have purposely brought in people for the photo because I have never seen this little harbor so busy! 75 more words


MARTELLO TOWER (James Joyce Museum) - Sandycove, County Dublin, Ireland

This is an old press photo of the Martello Tower at Sandycove which has now been converted into the James Joyce Museum.  Sandycove is a little place near the village of… 9 more words


A Sunny Sunday Afternoon in Killiney Hill

It’s been a bit quiet on the blog recently. You can probably guess that it hasn’t been quiet in the Little Messers’ House though! There have been weddings, baby fairs, work things (!!), sniffly noses and coughs, Mr Messer’s football training and Missy Messer’s Jo Jingles classes. 137 more words