Westgrove Hotel and Conference Centre
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- Reduced mobility rooms
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After breakfast we were off on a City Tour with a guest guide. Our last stop today was the Guinness Storehouse for a tour and tasting. This last event was a replacement for a castle tour because the castle was closed. After lunch, back to our room for a nap and to dress for dinner, last night reception dinner at 6:30 pm. We will be leaving the hotel about 5:30 am to go to the airport and the 12 hour trip ...
... school where we had our three lectures. The first Introduction to British Sport, was presented by Dr Charles Little. The lecture covered the most common British sports and the importance of the games. He gave a brief history of the sports as well The second was also presented by Dr Charles Little. It was titled An Introduction to English Football. It covered the system of British football explaining the tier ...
... We learned some maneuvers to get the ball from the ground and how to balance the ball on our stick as we jog down the field. We played a small game of hurling as well but this game did not get as aggressive. We were not very good at getting the ball off the ground, so it turned into more aggressive golfing than any sort of hurling. I chose to be goalie because I felt like I would have gotten hurt if I ...
... those of you who don't know what an Irish Car Bomb is, it's a shot mixed with Jameson & Bailey's, that you drop into 1/2 a glass of Guinness. That's when Erik decided to look up on Google what the issue was with ordering Irish Car Bombs in Ireland, and most forums just said they don't make the drink there & not to order them-- that it was an American drink. So it was still a mystery to us what the issue was. We decided at that point to leave the ...
... and sample the live folk music that plays most nights the atmosphere is very relaxed so there is certainly no obligation to dress up particularly.This area really does make for a great fun evening and was probably the highlight of the trip for me!
Dublin Zoo was next on the to-do list, just a short Luas ride out of the centre. A very nicely laid out zoo with all the animals you'd expect, the Bornean Orang Utan's were particually nice to see. ...