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Spend a Sunday at the Natural Museum of Ireland

I love museums I love the history that each one has.  Sometimes I find myself just stuck on a certain time period or a few items.  Sometimes it is a mad rush to get through and see more.  At any rate, I […]

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The Dark Hedges, Jon Snow, White Walkers, and Daenerys Targaryen oh my!

The Dark Hedges is a place! I try to do as much research as I can when I travel, but I am never as good as I think I am.  For whatever reason, I had no idea our tour was stopping at […]

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Have you seen what Finn MacCool did at the Giants Causeway?

Finn MacCool Well according to the legend of Finn MacCool or Fionn mac Cumhaill, he is a giant.  Finn is from the Fenian Cycle in Gaelic mythology.  So our tour guide told us one of the versions. Fight So the story goes… […]

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Dún Libhse… on the beautiful coast of North Ireland… Who knew?

Dunluce Castle in Irish is Dún Libhse Who knew?  I know I did not know that my tour bus would be quickly and I say quickly stop off the side of the road to take a look at this impressive now in ruins […]

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Where kings reigned… The Hill of Tara…

As I walked through the Hill of Tara I almost heard… Kings.  In historic times, 142 Kings were to have reigned here in the name of Tara.  That is a lot of kings or it is a lot of time passed.  The […]

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Brú na Bóinne… Newgrange…

A quick stop at Howth Harbour Our tour started a bit later in the morning, which was nice, I could have a quick breakfast.  Off to the tour bus and off, we went to our first little stop, Howth Harbour.  It was […]

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Finish the tour and have a lovely lunch in Galway…

Such a coincidence I sat next to an adorable young woman on my flight to Dublin.  She told me she lived in Galway and that she had spent the summer in Canada.  She was a nursing student and was in her third […]

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Breathtaking (literally), The Cliffs of Moher…

The Cliffs of Moher I am not sure what I expected.  I had seen these cliffs in movies, online, in pictures and on tourist sites.  To say I was excited to come and see these cliffs was an understatement.  Ireland is amazing.  […]

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Lesson learned…

A lesson to be learned Here I am in beautiful Dublin.  A wonderful city and Ireland an incredible country.  I came here before my trip to Scotland, I have always wanted to come here and I know for sure I want to […]

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