Making my way to Dublin…

Ireland Ireland envokes the visions of the Emerald Isle, St. Patrick, leprechauns and four-leaf clovers. I can answer one of these thus far, it is an Emerald Isle. So green it was while flying over the isle, beautiful water in the Irish Sea as we approached Dublin Airport. The weather was perfect and for me, …

Cruden Bay and Slains Castle

Cruden Bay and Slains Castle.   Just to give you an idea of where I was I posted this handy dandy screenshot of a map.  http://www.auroraguesthouse.com/index.php/en/ .  Dave and Pam of Aurora Guest House, offered to take me from the Kinnaird Head Lighthouse back to my hostel in Aberdeen.  What I did not know was on the …

Tips and Hints in Scotland, part 2

Madainn mhath!  (Welcome) I am sure many of you here have gathered that I am in love with Scotland.  Not to say there are not many other beautiful and incredible countries, which I know there are, but Scotland holds my heart.  With that said, let’s get into the tip and hints for traveling in Scotland …

Edinburgh the Capital City

Edinburgh.  The Capital of Scotland.  The Castle is there, tourism at its best, tour buses all over, peddlers with their wares.  I found my hostel that night after a ONE hour circle that I made due to lack of GPS!! People get GPS, figure it out, get some GPS so you can find your resting …