Some of the first settlers of Dalkey were around as long ago as 4500BC, but in the 8th century it was the Vikings who set up a settlement. 384 more words
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Foul weather reminds me of how much I revel being outdoors, if by the sea, in a good old fashioned Irish storm.
While living in Dalkey, just outside of Dublin, anytime there was a strong storm I would often head outside with my camera to face the incredibly windy Irish Sea air and sideways blowing rain. 63 more words
“When the hills were bleedin’
And the rifles were aflame
To the rebel homes of Kerry,
The Saxon strangers came,
But the men who dared the Auxies… 1,225 more words
Two perspectives of a town.
It turns out that the most vibrant visitor attraction in Dalkey city is its castle, a great place to learn a bit about the history of Dublin and Ireland and, for nature lovers the perfect place to relax in uncontaminated landscapes. 257 more words