North America, Europe · 13 Days · 70 Moments · June 2017

6 July 2017

Arrived Atlanta Hartsfield
Boarding flight to Atlanta
Leaving for Dublin AirPort - home today!

5 July 2017

4 July 2017

Back in Dublin today and touring around. Had the best beef stew ever! Btw, that's scoops of mashed potatoes on top - not butter! 😳
Visit to Waterford Crystal

3 July 2017

More history lessons.
After Strong Bow defeated the King he married his daughter an Irish princess. This apparently was the start of all the English Irish trouble.
Tour guide telling story of this part of Ireland. Alex cast in the role of Strong Bow, who invaded and defeated the reigning King ( John Cena ) pictured next to Alex.
Pub singer Sam
They celebrate 4th of July in Killarney because of all the Americans here! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

2 July 2017

More photos of the football game and crowd after the match.
Munster Gaelic football final in Killarney. County Kerry vs County Cork. Kerry win 1-21 to 0-13. Great crowd and atmosphere terrace stadium " no seats" 32,000 people it was kind of a big deal here.
Two boys named Sam
Ross castle Killarney, Horse cart tour of Killarney National Park.

1 July 2017

30 June 2017

Had a great dinner at Bunratty Castle last night. Great Irish singers and Tom and I were crowned Earl and Baroness. πŸ˜‚. I didn't get to keep the crown. ☹️
Cliffs of Moher
Cliffs of Moher. Beautiful but does not make for a good hair day.
Cliffs of Moher

29 June 2017

Manor house tour, oldest remaining in Ireland. One of the few land owners who sold his own property to buy food for his tenants. Therefore one of the few that was not burnt down by the tenants. During the 5 year famine.
Luke has grown since we arrived.

28 June 2017

Our favorite town so far! Westport, Ireland
Castle tour and related shenanigans
Julie distracted by sweaters while store owners handed out Irish coffees. 😬

27 June 2017

Sights in Derry
Giant's causeway Northern Ireland. 12 miles from Scotland.
Giants Causeway
Northern Ireland Costal highway

26 June 2017

Walking tour of Belfast
Belfast, peace wall
Site where Titanic was built in Belfast.

25 June 2017

Great service at Whitewell Tabernacle. Everyone here is friendly!
View from hotel in Belfast
Belfast history museum
Phyllis asking for directions to the church:)
Alex has decided to stay.
Down Cathedral where St. Patrick is buried.
Alex reading a book on Ireland.....while sitting in Ireland......πŸ™„πŸ˜Š
On the way to Belfast.....

24 June 2017

Dublin City
Arrived Dublin North Hotel, 9AM local time

23 June 2017

Tom's birthday gift - extra leg room!!!πŸ˜‚
Columbus to Atlanta
Flight departing Columbus for Atlanta to get connection to Dublin