Monthly Archives: July 2012

Derrynane House, Ireland Pt12

We didn’t know much about this place. We had a few lines in our Lonely Planet book, and it was just about the part of the Ring of Kerry drive for a refreshing walk. Jackpot. You can click here for more … Continue reading

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Ring of Kerry, Ireland Pt11

The Ring of Kerry is a scenic drive in the west south-west region. It was the top suggested “If you only do 1 thing in Ireland…” from others who came before us. Our Lonely Planet Discover Ireland book agreed. We … Continue reading

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Rock of Cashel, Ireland Pt10

There is no other way to say it. Rock of Cashel kicks a**. If this was all we did, it would have been worth the trip. This little stop off fulfilled all of our Irish vacation fantasies: roofless cathedral, quaint lunch places, … Continue reading

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Around Kilkenny, Ireland Pt9

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St Canice’s Cathedral & Round Tower, Ireland Pt8

This place was pretty cool. St Canice’s Cathedral and Round Tower is also in Kilkenny. (I told you, we made bank in this little town). There were several old churches to see in Kilkenny. We decided to stick with the … Continue reading

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Irish Weather, Ireland Pt7

We knew it would be 61’F. We knew it would seem a little cold to us. We did not expect to feel freezing. It was so cold, all of us had to buy fleeces. This picture above was the warmest … Continue reading

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Kilkenny Castle Grounds, Ireland Pt 6

First, thank you for being a good sport about us using our own blog as a travel journal. No, really, thanks. Okay, so the same place with the castle in the last post has the most unbelievable expanse of grass … Continue reading

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