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Travel Blogs from Newry

A lovely day had by all!

A travel blog entry by watties42

... of the troubles. Well what can I say? I really had no idea what it was all about until today. We only drove a out two or three blocks and we were in these public housing estates that were either catholic or Protestant. Every single house had flags of their persuasion flying proudly out the front of their house. We stopped in the Protestant area and saw all the painted walls depicting their heroes, the ...

A taste of Northern Ireland (G writer today)

A travel blog entry by tanyaboyer


... reaches speeds of 60mph. Now, yes it was a balmy 18c, but with a wind chill factor of much less than that and having my receding hair line extended back I now think a more appropriate seat would have been inside. (See photo of this in attachments, with T holding her hair style under a scarf, she thinks she looks like Grace Kelly, I think she looks like I've hooked up with a lady from Dubai). Anyway we see many wonderful sights, some steeped in history, ...

2 weeks to go!

A travel blog entry by rachel_ttw

... and Laos

19th Jan - Off to New Zealand for a 6 week placement at Alliance in Invercargill, followed by 6 weeks at Yealands winery in Marlborough

28th April - my final placement at Kromco, a fruit packing facility near Capetown

My placements are organised, flights are booked, visas are sorted and my arms are aching from all the horrible vaccinations. Time to get going. 15 SLEEPS!

Until next time...



A travel blog entry by rnb2013


... commented on how wet her lips felt after...hmm we found out later rumour has it that the locals pee on the stone....lovely! The castle was pretty crazy, how it was designed and had all these little back passages and booby traps for uninvited guests. Whilst walking up to the castle we noticed a group of 4 with tshirts and hats saying club Dubbo. Surely their isn't a Dubbo in Ireland? After hearing an Aussies accent we stopped and talked to them. ...

Northern Ireland!

A travel blog entry by burkerika


... and some weren't even about Ireland but other countries like the Israeli-Palestinian struggles. Very interesting.

July 16 - We visited the Titanic Museum in the Titanic Quarter. The building was built to be as tall as the Titanic. Its massive. Loved the tour. No Leonardo DiCaprio sightings but I did take a photo of the movie poster. Thats just as good, right? :) I also heard the Celine Dion song... no lie. I felt like I had gotten the full experience at ...


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