Travel Writing by Cory Hanson

Posts tagged Gaelic Football

The Cubs Break a Curse

A Dejected Hotdog

The Chicago Cubs, after more than a century of close calls, almost-theres, goats, ghosts, and an unfortunate man in a green turtleneck and even more unfortunate headphones, have won the 2016 World Series. In doing so, they have broken one of the oldest and most famous American sports curses. Like the Curse of the Bambino in Boston (1918–2004) […]


Review – Experience Gaelic Games

Great for Groups | Photo: Experience Gaelic Games

  I am often asked, “What is the most local Irish thing I can see and do while I’m there? Besides drinking green beer, that is.” I used to answer, “Try to catch a hurling match on TV or, even better, from Hill 16.” This would inevitably be met with blank stares and unsure responses like, […]


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