Travel Blogs from Dublin
... After walking, we easily find the bike rental hut at the park gate. On our bikes we quickly discover that we have ventured into a few hours adventure of mountain biking. It is so very hilly. We wander around the park and find the fallow deer. We bike on roads, bike paths and through some nature trails. The biting flies are bad in the woods so we get out of there ASAP. We pass by the American Ambassador's house across the fields. The ...
... everything was very clean, and dripping with rain drops.
Being Sunday morning, most villages and towns had church bells tolling, with the faithful scurrying to Mass. They certainly get the crowds in, all the churches had full car parks. And the pubs and shops were shut, so the towns were empty.
We stopped briefly at Carrick-on-Shannon, a beautiful town, in an area of loughs, canals, rivers ...
... lovely very friendly Irish couple that were ecstatic that they just won the rugby. The city was clearly getting geared up for St Patrick's celebrations, there were green banners advertising the 'good craic', true Irish styles :)
Saint Patrick's day Dublin.....wow!
There wasn't a single person I remember seeing that wasn't wearing something green. The city got right into the celebration. Crazy hats, clothes, costumes were everywhere. We even saw a midget dressed as ...
... Jameson Distillery. Though no longer in operation, the equipment is all still in place to show the original distilling process. Ending the day with a traditional Irish meal of bangers and mash (sausage and potatoes) and going to the movies- mainly because we were excited to watch something in English.
Saturday was the day trip out to the Cliffs of Moher, among other small towns along the way. For anyone that ...
... out to a 10 point lead. Our starters came out slow and not energized but the quickly picked it up. Around 3 minutes left in the 1st quarter is when I have been entering the game. And when I come in I bring energy! I bring energy from our bench into it, I bring the crowd into it, I bring the starters back into it! I love my roll. My first shot was a mid range jumper that banked in...which made me look luckily to the rest of them. But then after a little fight ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking