Travel Blogs from Ireland

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Cliff of Moher, Galway, Ireland travel blog

Cliff of Moher

A travel blog entry by yah27

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... to experience the countryside and I picked Galway. Galway is a beautiful, little town with cobbled streets on the west coast of Ireland. While roaming through the city, I met Ken by luck who happened to be a tour guide for Galway. Friendly and helpful ...

A Glipmse of Kilkenny, Kilkenny, Ireland travel blog

A Glipmse of Kilkenny

A travel blog entry by zento

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... I personally find it revolting.  However, there is world-known myth which claims that Guinness is only worth drinking in Ireland, a puzzle which I had to investigate.   After my first sip I was pleasantly surprised at the thick but cool ...

My Future, Galway, Ireland travel blog

My Future

A travel blog entry by wonderer

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... 're so close!) In 1 year ...I'll have left Ireland. If current plans hold, I'll be in the U.K. somewhere (possibly Northern Ireland!). Another new life, job, friends, city, home, stimulation. Maybe I'll be published by then, and Arvin and I will ...

En Route to London, Dublin, Ireland travel blog

En Route to London

A travel blog entry by zento

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Dublin pin, Dublin, Ireland travel blog

Dublin pin

A travel blog entry by elsewhere

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Dublin ...

Cork pin, Cork, Ireland travel blog

Cork pin

A travel blog entry by elsewhere

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Cork ...

wander and ponder (part II), Dublin, Ireland travel blog

wander and ponder (part II)

A travel blog entry by twittg

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... bottles, hostels recycling) but not great. I'll have to see what the rest of Europe is like. * The situation in Northern Ireland still seems messy despite there being a peace agreement. There's a lot of tension between the Protestants and Catholics. Both ...

The real Lords of the Dance, Dublin, Ireland travel blog

The real Lords of the Dance

A travel blog entry by happysheep

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Move over Michael Flatley . . . . SavedURI :Hide ...

Festive town south of Ireland, Cork, Ireland travel blog

Festive town south of Ireland

A travel blog entry by clintonb

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... ; started drinking ourselves silly.  Haha, funny thing - we didnt exactly have a fridge to cool our drinks in, but because were in Ireland, and its so bloody cold at night, we had a window seal on an angle.  Not a big window seal, so we managed ...

Ready again..... this one's gonna be big, I hope, Wicklow, Ireland travel blog

Ready again..... this one's gonna be big, I hope

A travel blog entry by byrnedm

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... , what of the trip itself? Well plans change and mine certainly always seem to. But as things stand at the moment I'll be leaving Ireland for Tokyo, Japan, on July 11th. Assuming I've any money left after that it'll be onto South Korea for the third time ...

Dun Aengus/Dun Aonghasa, Kilronan,  Inishmore, Aran Islands, Ireland travel blog

Dun Aengus/Dun Aonghasa

A travel blog entry by wonderer

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... I tend to do it more than phoning because it's cheaper, especially if you're on the same network. There are three networks in Ireland.) All I really knew was that the dampness of the island was getting to me, and I didn't want to bother packing up all ...

Northern Ireland, Belfast, Ireland travel blog

Northern Ireland

A travel blog entry by shanewilson

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... happy the people seemed to be... smiles everywhere. A great atmosphere at both pubs/clubs I went to. The scenery of Northern Ireland was superb... did a rope walk over the sea (Carricke) which was quite unique. Walking to the island off the coast ...

One Week To Go!!!, Belfast, Ireland travel blog

One Week To Go!!!

A travel blog entry by andy_jillian

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So, it's only a week away... As the first entry of our brand new internet diary, we feel we should explain all. On 18th May, 2004, Andy and I decided that, what the hell, let's do it, don't wait any longer, let's just go... We called into the ...

Meandering the Streets of Galway, Galway, Ireland travel blog

Meandering the Streets of Galway

A travel blog entry by onceinalifetime

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... every last piece of their sweet Irish heritage on street corners, but at the same time, this is one place where Ireland's heritage continues to thrive. Kids are shuttled here during summers to receive training in their country's history, Irish dancing, ...

Corked, Cork, Ireland travel blog

Corked

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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... is only 240ish K's back to Dublin, but with the way the roads are here, it took around three and a half hours, and this being Ireland, it also pissed down on the way back !!! And was this the equal of Dublin? Well it was loads smaller, but the prices ...

In the Absence of a Story, Details About Galway, Galway, Ireland travel blog

In the Absence of a Story, Details About Galway

A travel blog entry by wonderer

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After my previous evening of depression, I was still feeling pretty lousy. I slept late. When my roommates got up and started moving around, I stayed in bed, keeping my eyes closed and wishing I were alone. Eventually I delved into a book: The ...

Easter in Belfast, Belfast, Ireland travel blog

Easter in Belfast

A travel blog entry by itsem

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On Easter Sunday we signed up for a tour driving us around the Murals. We had asked at the tourist information place about how to get there and they told us it was "too dangerous" and we must do it on a tour. I'm still wondering if they got a kick back ...

Dublin again, Dublin, Ireland travel blog

Dublin again

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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... game. The weather was not good. It drizzled. Don't need to go into what happened but the score summed it up AUSTRALIA 9 - IRELAND 18 They deserved to win, so we went back to the Aussie bar to console ourselves and to do some Guinness drinking with ...

Moving On, Galway, Ireland travel blog

Moving On

A travel blog entry by wonderer

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... ? Will I miss it? - Yes. Do I want to stay badly enough to work a minimum-wage job? No. I do want to travel around Ireland before I go. Maybe something will come up, somewhere. Maybe I'll fall in love with a place--and maybe there'll be a job ...

Busy Cork, Cork, Ireland travel blog

Busy Cork

A travel blog entry by shanewilson

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... finding a bed. I've scored a 15 euro dorm bed in Cork for tomorrow night, before I leave for the north-west coast of Ireland. I'm really glad that I've booked my flight back to Perth now... I think I may be nearing the end of my trip because I lack ...

Dublin, Ireland, Dublin, Ireland travel blog

Dublin, Ireland

A travel blog entry by akawally

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... later, we stumbled back to the hotel with fish n' chips wrapped in newspaper, awoke the boys, and made them stand and sing for Ireland. -- Oh, right, that last part didn't really happen, or at least not by us. The rest of Dublin is nice, the churches ...

Oh my Guiness!, Galway, Ireland travel blog

Oh my Guiness!

A travel blog entry by off_road_clara

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... group of delegates from four continents, I felt very excited. Here's to a night to remember. Not many of the group had been to Ireland before, and with a line up consisting of people from Oman, the US, South Africa, France and Nigeria, to name but a few, ...

Home i couldn't finish this travelogue ..., Belfast, United Kingdom travel blog

Home i couldn't finish this travelogue ...

A travel blog entry by andyb

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... as the Northerners in our pub quiz as we were all either from the North Island, Northern England, Northern Hemisphere, or Northern Ireland. To Rachel for showing me the parts of the North Island the weather would let us. Finally to Elvis the driver on ...

Lovely Dingle and disorienting Listowel, Dingle to Listowel, Ireland travel blog

Lovely Dingle and disorienting Listowel

A travel blog entry by wonderer

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... rather than dread. By the time I caught the bus, the sun had vanished (of course--a whole sunny day is rare). Ireland is unbelievably luminous in sunlight, but still evocative in cloud. Especially the Dingle Peninsula. We drove past fields backed by ...

Diving In, Muff, Ireland travel blog

Diving In

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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... I found the place that I knew could quite possibly be the Mecca of diving. It wasn't Truk Lagoon even, but happened to be in Ireland, and I knew that I had to go. I have discussed this with Lucy over the years, and once she became a qualified diver, I ...

Thrift shopping, Galway, Ireland travel blog

Thrift shopping

A travel blog entry by wonderer

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Finally went to the newspaper again. They're not hiring (of course), but I was told that if I have an idea for an article about the city or the county, I can pitch it. Sound encouraging? It would, if I knew anything about a) journalism or b) the local ...

Megalithical, Sligo, Ireland travel blog

Megalithical

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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When going away for a weekend, there are certain items one must carry, and if going to Ireland, the the three most needed things are 1) A Passport 2) Clean Underwear 3) An Umbrella We have tried a gortex jacket, but an umbrella wins hands down ...

Galway days and nights, Galway, Ireland travel blog

Galway days and nights

A travel blog entry by wonderer

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... have trees I associate more with California...those really spiky ones sort of like palm trees...and I've even seen a few monkey trees. Ireland is so temperate in climate that it can support them. You know how people say Ireland is so green? Well, it ...

An evening of reflection, Galway, Ireland travel blog

An evening of reflection

A travel blog entry by wonderer

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... when a) you have to talk to your roommates and b) you have a ready-made conversation opener ("Where are you from?"). A realization that Ireland isn't like what you see in movies, at least not all of it (I assume it's like that somewhere). A lot of ...

The Angel's Trumpet, Cork, Ireland travel blog

The Angel's Trumpet

A travel blog entry by zento

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... one thing we noticed about Cork from the evening stroll the night before, was that it's densely populated with churches.   Ireland being a religious country, this didn't surprise me.  I had been, however, always under the impression that Northern ...

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