Ireland: The Forgotten Ghost Town of Jerpoint

The Forgotten Ghost Town of Jerpoint

How many people can say they discovered a ghost town? Former pig farmer Joe O’Connell certainly can. Jerpoint Park is a recently rediscovered historic site in Ireland’s ancient East. Even compared to the most mysterious ruins, the remains of Newtown… Continue Reading

Exploring an Abandoned Brewery

Abandoned Brewery

Exploring an Abandoned Brewery The Drie Hoefijzers Brewery or “Brouwhuis” in the Dutch city of Breda is an old brewery. It stopped operating over 10 years ago, back in 2004. I visited the abandoned brewery a little while ago, during… Continue Reading

Dordrecht: The Oldest City in Holland

Dordrecht Dordrecht (or ‘Dordt’) is a town in the province of South Holland, the Netherlands. Dordrecht has a rich cultural history and is considered to be the oldest city in Holland (the provinces of North-Holland and South-Holland). First mention of the town… Continue Reading