Halloween and the Jack’O Lantern

Halloween and the Jack’O Lantern In recent years the holiday of Halloween has undergone somewhat of an Americanisation. The holiday has become more glamourous and more festive. To many young people the spooky origins of the feast day have been lost. Today many families carve pumpkins into Jack ‘O Lanterns and many would be forgiven […]

Waterford Festival of Architecture

Waterford Festival of Architecture “Behind Closed Doors” Last weekend saw yet another fantastic festival in Waterford and that was the Waterford Festival of Architecture. A celebration of buildings in Waterford new and old. As you can imagine with Waterford being Ireland’s oldest city there, there is a lot to celebrate. One of the big successes […]