Inspite of having lived with Phoenix Park right on our doorstep for almost an year now, we somehow never got around to visiting the famous Dublin zoo until recently.
This world is strewn with emblems of past that defy the ravages of time and stand there- unyielding, venerable and graceful. I’ve always been acutely fascinated by historic sites and nothing seems as seductive as some of the oldest ruins that unravel the stories of ancient times. When my husband and I travel, we make a point of finding out about the history of a place, its iconic buildings and knowing why everything is the way it is. Heritage is a constant touchstone of the times the place has been through. It is what forms a nexus between the enigmatic past and the curious present.
This college was founded in the year 1592 and is the sole constituent college of the University of Dublin. Continue reading
The Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity is one of the oldest buildings of Ireland and has been a place of pilgrimage for almost 1000 years. Continue reading