A day trip to Kilkenny, Ireland

A day trip to Kilkenny, Ireland

"Here’s to a long life and a merry one. A quick death and an easy one. A pretty girl and an honest one. A cold pint and another one!" - Irish Saying The second day in Dublin we took a day trip to Kilkenny, about and hour and a half south of Dublin. This was [...]

Dublin: Pocléimnigh(ing) in Ireland’s Capital City

Dublin: Pocléimnigh(ing) in Ireland’s Capital City

"Pocléimnigh"- Closet English Translation: Frolicking So if you read the previous post about our time in Cardiff and Conwy, Wales, you may remember that we took the 7:30 am Holyhead Ferry to Dublin. This was the first time we had taken a ferry like this (i.e. we were driving from Wales to Ireland), and it [...]

Day trip to Stonehenge and Bath, England

Day trip to Stonehenge and Bath, England

“Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.”  -Benjamin Disraeli We made it! After months of planning our UK and Ireland trip, we finally landed and were ready to take on our extensive road trip, starting with Stonehenge and Bath, England. Upon arrival we collected [...]