Goodbye Ireland – I’m Sure We’ll Meet Again

We had breakfast at the hotel in Galway. Then we went to check out and see about using their printer to print our boarding passes. The hotel didn't have a printer, what an odd thing not to have. So we left it and hoped we could get the passes printed at the airport. We drove …

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Dublin – Guinness Brewery

On December 31st, 1759 Arthur Guinness signed a 9,000 year lease at £45 per year for the unused St. James's Gate Brewery. Ten years later, on 19 May 1769, Guinness first exported his ale: he shipped six-and-a-half barrels to Great Britain. You can walk around the brewery and see the steps the beer goes through …

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Shared Journeys – Ireland and Scotland

I spent the last two weeks sharing an incredible journey with my family. Unfortunately my brother couldn't get the time off but mom, dad, grandma, and a family friend shared this two week drive through two beautiful countries. We met in London, their flight landed at 11am(ish) and we checked into the airport hotel. Then …

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