Irish Pub

The only post you’ll ever need: this is your one-stop Irish travel guide! So, after a year and almost a thousand posts on Ireland, I thought I’d put the site to the test and demonstrate how to use to plan your visit to Ireland. What follows is a step-by-step […]

Plan your visit to Ireland

Try again in 2010. It rhymes. It also pretty much sums up the situation for Irish world cup soccer. While the pundits lambast the coach and more than a few Irish players nurse serious injuries, tonight’s loss to the Czech Republic pretty much means that Ireland will not be playing […]

Ireland’s dismal European soccer cup situation

There has been a pub awaiting weary travellers at the crossing of the river Shannon for over a thousand years. But Sean’s Bar in Athlone isn’t just the oldest pub in Ireland. According to the lads at the Guinness Book of World Records, it’s the oldest pub in Europe. Excavations […]

Sean’s Bar, Athlone – Oldest Pub in Ireland

It’s been a while since my last post about Flannery’s and this last Saturday night I made it a point to stop in. The evening was well-attended as usual and music was varied. I was especially pleased to capture this rendition of the transit van song, as it is one […]

Flannery’s Session