North America, Europe · 9 Days · 72 Moments · April 2016

Jeff's adventure in Ireland

22 April 2016

Quick stop in Amsterdam.
Off we go from Cork International Airport starting the long trip home...unbelievable trip. We are going to miss this place!

21 April 2016

Next pub crawl stop...Bulmans!
Pub Crawl...The Spanierd!
Out at sea!
In Cobh taking a ride on the newest stealth Navy vessel...incredible!

20 April 2016

The Kamrath Williamson wedding.
Lunch at the White House! Beef stew and seafood chowder.
Staying at the Ballinacurra Estate in Kinsale, Ireland for the Kamrath/Williamson wedding

19 April 2016

More pics from Old Head...amazing.
Golfing at Old Head, one of the most amazing courses in the world.

18 April 2016

In Kinsale!!!
Random Lookout Point
The Abbey of Burren
The awesome little town of Ballyvaughan

17 April 2016

Dinner, drinks and hotel: Hylands Burren Hotel and Pub Dinner: Crab Claws, Vegetable Soup, Crab Sandwich, and Lamb Chops sourced locally from the suraco
Cliffs of Moher
Kilkee Cliffs
On the ferry from Kerry to Shannon. Headed to the Cliffs of Kilkee
Brandon Beach
North side of Connor Pass
Brandon Bay from the top of Connor Pass
Connor Pass leaving Dingle

16 April 2016

Doyle's for dinner in Dingle. Appetizer: Stone Crab (not called Stone Crab here..just the local crab). Main Course: Seafood Risotto for Kristen and Shellfish Trio (scallops, crab and prawns) in garlic and herb butter sauce for Jeff Desert: Sticky toffee pudding with butterscotch ice cream
Wine Strand Beach.
Smerwick Harbour
Beal Ban Beach
Fort Del Oro
Golf course at Slea Head.
Site of the set they are building for new Star Wars movie
Our B&B, Coill An Rois.
Horseback riding photos...INCREDIBLE VIEWS of Dingle!
More horseback riding photos!
Final horseback riding post...stunning view all around! There is no other way to see this views other than hiking or horseback...highly recommended!
Dingle Horse Stables
Sky walker Point.
Coumeenole Beach, where Ron Howard's Far and Away was filmed.
Our view when we woke up at the Pax House B&B :)

15 April 2016

Nightcap at Dingle Pub.
The Chart House: Appetizer: gnocchi with goat cheese, sundries tomatoes and arugula Main Course: baked brie and pastry with mixed vegetables
Dinner at the Chart House in Dingle.
Skellig Michael...where Luke Skywalker was found in this last Star wars movie.
Blanket Islands
Slea Head Beach
Spectacular views at Slea Head.
The town of Dingle.
Views from the Pax House, a phenomenal B&B tucked into the hills surrounding Dingle.
Quick roadside stop near Lispole
Inch Strand Beach on the Dingle Penninsula
Salvador's for lunch in Killarney. Seafood Chowder and a Baguette for Jeff. Irish Stew for Kristen.
The Muckross House at Killarney National Park.
More from Killarney National Park and the Torc Waterfall.
Ross Castle...pretty cool!

14 April 2016

Great hotel!
Nothing beats an official Irish Pub! More fun at Laurel's.
Kilkenny brew, seafood chowder, Irish bacon and cabbage, and fish and chips for the lass!
Dinner and plenty of brew at Laurels.
Downtown Killarney
St Mary's Church of Ireland in Killarney
Killarney monument.
We have arrived in Killarney! Checking into the International Hotel.
Another random countryside pic!
In the middle of the Irish countryside headed to Killarney.
Jeff tackling driving on the opposite side of the road, with a stick shift! Already met an Irish Spurs fan at the airport!
Final approach into Cork...our adventure begins!

13 April 2016

Quick stop in Houston now off to London!
Off we go!!