Click on above photo to view it in large format: The Spire of Dublin, on O’Connell Street in central Dublin, Ireland, is also called the Monument of Light. A beacon at the top sweeps the night sky.
Because I delve deeply into local culture during my travels, I tend to stay places for longer periods. As a result, I’ve never tried to visit a city during a long flight layover. Recently, however, I was flying back to the U.S. on Aer Lingus, the national airline of Ireland. I choose them…
Click on above photo to view it in large format: O’Connell Street, the main thoroughfare in Dublin, Ireland, is named in honor of Daniel O’Connell, a nationalist leader of the early 19th century. His statue stands at the center.
Click on above photo to view it in large format: Earl Street North, a pedestrian mall that features outdoor sculpture and is a favorite place for shopping in Dublin, Ireland