Erin's Isle, Ep 13: Ageless Arts

Erin's Isle, Ep 13: Ageless Arts

Falconry is just not anything you stumble upon the in U.S. but it turns out where you find castles, you find falcons, and hawks and other raptors. The sport of falconry is an ageless art to me. Learn all about it on a Hawk Walk at Dromoland Castle.

 Bomber, waiting for a Hawk Walk at Dromoland Castle.

Bomber, waiting for a Hawk Walk at Dromoland Castle.

 

Where did the design of the iconic Claddagh ring come from? Jonathon Mergetts knows. He still makes the original original in Galway.

 Jonathon Mergetts working at Claddagh Gold.

Jonathon Mergetts working at Claddagh Gold.

 

And ever thought about who's ringing the bells at Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin? You may be surprised to find out. 

 David Hogan; Head bell ringer at Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin.

David Hogan; Head bell ringer at Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin.

All that and A Broad Abroad in Episode 13 of Erin's Isle: Ageless Arts.

 

 

Episode 14: Drogheda's Celebration of Culture

Episode 14: Drogheda's Celebration of Culture

Not a Baaaaad Idea

Not a Baaaaad Idea