Creating a new international tourism slogan for the city of Hangzhou

“…it’s a difficult job to capture the appeal of a destination such as Hangzhou and plug it into a hard-hitting, effective slogan…”

A 68 year-old photograph reveals an Irish prisoner of the Japanese – “Uncle Barney” Byrne

“… when fighting was certain, and either capture or death highly likely (Barney) doesn’t show one glimpse of regret or self-pity. What a remarkable man…”

A Niall’s-eye view of Hangzhou: Mystical, dreamy and alluring

Atheist? Muslim? Hindu? Buddhist? Christian? My Religion Is Very Simple

“…I believe the highest moral standard one can have are the teachings of Jesus…”