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Travel Blogs from Dublin
... a Donner wrap at Zaytoon's, a Persian fast food place, then back to the hotel. A Donner is similar to the swarmas(sp?) we had when we lived in Saudi Arabia. Basically a wrap.
A bath and my travel mate was in bed by 7PM. Hopefully staying awake for the day will help us with the time adjustment. Later.
... plaza place, most of it was glass on the outside. It looked pretty...well apart from the smudge on the glass.
That is from where I spectacularly ran directly into a glass door this morning giving myself a nice knock to the nose and shorty after sat on the floor laughing and asking the stunned shop assistant for the footage from the CCTV cameras because I was sad my friends weren't there to see it.This is what my life has come to.
... beautiful ocean. The walk was about 2 miles slowly winding up the cliffs to the top point overlooking the town and the ocean. Fantastic!! The natural beauty of the Irish coast was on full display today. The weather held and we actually shed layers of clothing as we climbed the cliffs. We plucked ripe blackberries from bushes along the path and stopped to take photos of the majestic cliffs and beautiful scenery. About 2 miles into the cliff ...
... into see the book of Kells which was so nice of them. It was cool to see but poorly set up so the crowds were annoying. They had the books in the middle of a table do people just crowded around and were supposed to slowly move but didn't really work. Still amazing to see how they wrote so small and perfect. I wish I could write like that! After that, we worked our way back out of the maze that is driving in Dublin and headed for ...
... cathedrals in Ireland, and Catholic churches are small and unadorned.
We were also told that until the Easter Rebellion in 1916 higher
education was not available to Catholics and they were not allowed to
own property or run for public office.
I had been to St. Patrick's before and was impressed by the banners that were mounted there. The original banners were carried by the knights but there are also some ...
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