As a child, I loved gemstones and polished rocks. They were often a top pick when I was getting a souvenir. Geology was a piece of cake… Read more “A backpack full of rocks…”
I’ve pretty much reached the end of Trying our Luck in Ireland trip, but I do have one story left to tell. I’ve been trying to plan… Read more “That time we got stuck in our room”
After an all-too short time in Galway, it was time to head to Navan for our last night in Ireland. We had wanted to stay at Hillview… Read more “Trying our luck at Clonmacnoise”
Our day from Bunratty to the Cliffs of Moher was very busy, but a lot of fun.
We loved our trip around the Dingle Peninsula so much that we were really pumped for our Ring of Kerry day. I’ve heard of the Ring of… Read more “Trying our luck on the Ring of Kerry”
After making a (too quick) stop at Killarney National Park and checking into our (possibly haunted) B&B, we still had plenty of time in our day for… Read more “Trying our luck on the Dingle Peninsula”
We left Kilkenny excited for the next town on our itinerary. Our first stop into the Killarney area was Killarney National Park. We enjoy visiting US National… Read more “Trying our luck in Killarney: Killarney National Park”
While we enjoyed the Aspect Hotel Kilkenny, we were excited to get back to the Ireland B&B vibe. Murphy’s Farmhouse is located strategically near Killarney and the… Read more “Places We Stay: Murphy’s Farmhouse B&B”
The second half of our day in and around Kilkenny was fun and informative.
We had a loose list of places we wanted to try to see while we were in Kilkenny. On our first day we were able to check… Read more “Trying our luck in Kilkenny (day 2)”
All of our lodging in Ireland has been in bed and breakfasts with the exception of the Aspect Hotel Kilkenny. Why the exception? This was the one… Read more “Places We Stay: Aspect Hotel Kilkenny”
We had a taste of Ireland last year on our Scotland/Ireland trip. We managed to see and experience a lot in our short time, but left with… Read more “Trying our luck again in Ireland”