If you click over to Windows Live Maps at http://maps.live.com you'll see that the folks in the Live Development Group in Dublin have added new bird's eye views of a number of Irish towns and cities including:
One notable absentee from this revision is Dublin. I'm reliably informed that imagery for capital cities takes a little longer due to air traffic control restrictions etc. but it's in the plan.
Shannon-side via Windows Live Maps
Note: If you've used Windows Live Maps before you might have to clear your cache for the new Bird's Eye views.