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... went to a nearby pub to pay homage to the brew.
We attempted some shopping in Dundalk but Irish goods are few and far between. Shopping is very "americanized" with similar products to what we get at home.
We stopped in Slane for the evening and enjoyed some haute cuisine at the local hotel.
The rain continues to fall with a few dry intervals in between. The vegetation away from the coasts is very lush and reminds us of Vancouver.
... I’m so sorry. Eric: Dude, it’s 5:15PM. You’re only 15minutes late. Chillout. Me: damn. I forgot the time went back 1 hour in Ireland! Luck #3 (or stupidity #1 hehe). So we head out with Eric’s buddy, Moe, towards downtown to pickup his girlfriend and get a bite before heading home. In comes Aoife (try pronouncing this name. you will never get it right) and we go to our obligatory first pub to get a REAL pint o’ Guinness. A-MA-ZING. ...
... of the gorgeous Irish accent asking for information on what bus to catch to our hostel. He said, and I quote, "you want stand three in bay three just over there" (said in an Irish accent this is great!. The whole trip was pretty much the three of us very VERY excited girls wandering around Dublin in awe of every Irish accent we heard! We had preplanned our day in Dublin so far as to book the hop-on hop-off bus tour of the city which is perfect for trying ...
... and rode on brooms like in Harry Potter! Also, while playing songs on the Bodhran we all learned to play an Irish polka, which happens to be one of the most memorable songs from the movie Titanic for me. You know the scene where Rose is dancing in the third-class cabin with Jack and they are tap dancing? I LOVE THAT SONG, and now I know how to play it! It was such a fun day, maybe even one of the best I've had in Ireland!
... of breakfast included in the price of the accommodation, as a full Irish Breakfast is grand. Today on our travels we saw Dublin Castle, The Guinness Storehouse, many churches and museums and the area of Temple Bar, but the highlight of the day was the tour of the Kilmainham ...