1. Dublin is not as big as you might think. Everything is within a walking distance. It is also quite easy to run into someone you know – even if you are new in town.
2. Bicycles…bicycles everywhere. Thanks to the government’s cycle-scheme, cycling became one of the most popular sports in Ireland in the last decade. Dubliners cycle to work every day or get together on the weekends and go to the nearby Howth and enjoy the view over the Dublin Bay. Continue reading →
No matter what I do, I always listen to music – at least in the background. Since I move around a lot, I tend to carry all my music with me wherever I go.
Before I moved to London, I got a new external hard drive and put all 100+GB of my carefully collected music on it. I even categorised it in genres and subgenres. So, when the IT guy told me my new hard disk died of the unknown reason, I was heartbroken. Continue reading →