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Northern Ireland as 'sui generis'

The Republic of Ireland’s Foreign Minister Simon Coveney (pictured) has suggested that Northern Ireland will require a “unique status”.

He told the Irish Independent: “If we’re going to avoid a hard border between Northern Ireland and Ireland, there needs to be some relationship with the customs union and common market that allows Northern Ireland to be able to operate the way that it does today.” 29 more words


20 Photos that will make you want to visit Northern Ireland

I’ve been to N. Ireland four times now, and it’s my home away from home. Every time I find something new to love, good food to eat, and a desire to stay longer. 184 more words


Irish Stew: a heady recipe.

A review by Daniel Magennis, PhD Student at Queen’s University Belfast.

Chers lecteurs … Prenez garde : vous avez bu le seul poison qu’il est impossible de recracher. 732 more words


A Wee Irish Vacation

Wow, what a week! I got to spend some quality time in the homeland, learning about myself, my heritage, and the Northern Irish conflict. My class got to know each other decently well, a couple of us even nurturing a friendship with our professor, which culminated in going to a pub with him and listening to his sister’s ghost stories. 3,548 more words

Study Abroad


Next day we took the short journey from the Taneya Lodge to Yosemite Park gate. We were early enough to beat the rangers to the booth :-) A drive upwards lead to Tunnel View and our first breath taking view of Yosemite Valley and it’s wonderful waterfalls, mountain views, and of course trees. 125 more words