First Lady Visits Glendalough

Michelle Obama visits Glendalough in Ireland

There was glorious sunshine this morning in Glendalough for the First Lady’s visit with her daughters to the monastic ruins in the heart of the glacial valley. Glendalough, in County Wicklow is a monastic city built in 6th century and the second most visited place in Ireland after Killarney in county Kerry.  This historic site, […]

Forgotten Ireland – Lady’s Well

Lady's Well outside Dublin

Once a small farming village, Mulhuddart is now a sprawling outer suburb on the western edge of Dublin. Developed in the 1980’s the new estates were largely built without services or amenities. A generation on, the area is still one of the most underprivileged areas of The City. The ancient holy well dedicated to Our […]