Originally the Carlisle Bridge stood here of which construction was completed in 1794 and was design of James Gandon. In the mid to late 1800’s it was decided to widen the bridge due to traffic congestion. It was claimed that O'Connell Bridge is unique in Europe as the only traffic bridge wider than it is long. The western keystone is of Anna Livia (the River Liffey) and the eastern is of the Atlantic Ocean. On August 6th 1880, the newly rebuilt bridge formally opens and is r
As you may recall, last week we were out around Dublin Bay and had a drone on hand to capture some of the Journey from Dun Laoghaire down towards Dalkey Island. It's been pretty cool to check out some of the footage and see "Close to the Edge" from the sky. Here's some of our personal favorites from the day!
We've been absolutely blessed with the weather over the past two weeks and it looks like its set to stay. On Tuesday we had a group down which were kind enough to make a video for us. Speciffically want to thank Yordan Dillinger for putting this together! Video Shot and Produced by:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSV0a4cwbmIEbuhVEZm8EbQ Check it out below