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There Once Was A Girl On Vacation

The first part of my day was a short trip to heaven. I left Dingle and headed west. The sun was peeking in and out of clouds as I drove through the twisting coastal roads. I got behind a big tour … Continue reading

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Words Fail Me

West of Dingle is a bit of heaven. I have no words. Only pictures. Enjoy! p

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Pub Fun

I wondered why I haven’t found any tea shops but there are pubs on every corner. Now I know! Last night I was feeling so much better, I decided to have dinner in the pub and timed it so I … Continue reading

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Dingle All the Way

I enjoyed a long, restful night, tucked away in my cozy little attic nook. When I finally went down for breakfast, hoping to get an early start, I discovered someone had blocked me in and I had to sit around … Continue reading

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Downton Abbey Comes Alive

Slept in today and it made me feel better but totally forced me to adjust my plans. After another lovely full Irish breakfast, I hopped in the car and set out for Waterford. Although it wasn’t on my original itinerary, … Continue reading

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A Day in Dublin

A full Irish breakfast at the Hilton found me ready to tackle the Irish public transportation system and navigate my way to the next hotel. The Conrad Hilton is located just across from The National Concert Hall and just down … Continue reading

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Malahide Village: No Sign of the Edge

 My first day in Ireland got off to a late start. The six-hour delay in my flight, lack of sleep and burgeoning cold left me a little reluctant to embark on my full schedule. But I was determined to see … Continue reading

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The Everlasting Journey to Dublin

  It seemed like the trip was off to a great start. My meetings at work finished right on time. I remembered to set my auto responses and even cleared a few items off my desk. Erin generously delivered me … Continue reading

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BFF Time

Today is the first full day of my first summer vacation! This holiday weekend, before I spend a little time honoring the troops, Jenni and I have invaded Ron’s Florida house for some quality BFF time.The first leg of our trip was a quick drive thr… Continue reading

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