Cardiff: Rugby and Song

Many were perplexed with my decision not to travel to Dublin to support Kerry in the All-Ireland Football Final on Sunday 20th September last. Matters of national importance took precedence that weekend, and so I found myself travelling to Cardiff to see Ireland’s opening game in the Rugby World Cup against Canada. With the sixty-minute … Continue reading Cardiff: Rugby and Song

Toronto Stopover

Opportunity and the curiosity to avail of that opportunity are pre-requisites for an interesting life. A 12-hour stopover provided the opportunity to discover Toronto and my typical Irish sure-I-might-as-well-while-I’m-here attitude had me on the 192 Airport Rocket Bus from Toronto Pearson Airport to Kipling Station where I transferred onto the subway for the eastbound journey … Continue reading Toronto Stopover