Glenfinnan Monument on a cloudy day

Traveling with Paula was amazing.  She had so many places on our list to see that I for one was not even aware of.  This was one of them. Glenfinnan It is a part of the National Trust for Scotland.   I am a member and so lucky us, we had a parking pass which …

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 was able to take my time here at the Natural Museum of Ireland. …

Dublin Castle… Not what you think it is…

Dublin Castle So here I am, lovers of castles and old things and much to my surprise, Dublin Castle is not the “old castle” that I just assumed.  We Americans just assume the word castle means old as dirt and tons of battles must have had here and dungeons, blood, guts and wenching.  Possibly royalty …

Rosslyn Chapel

First stop Our first stop after leaving the airport and getting our rental car.  First, a shout out to Paula for driving.  I know I posted driving in the U.K. in previous posts, but this is where I watched and tried to learn.  Paula, I would say was an expert driver, left or right side, …