Tag Archives: Dublin

Dublin, Ireland ~ a few more things to see, do and where to eat

Tuesday and Wednesday, July 22nd and 23rd ~ Dublin, Ireland The Spire of Dublin is the worlds tallest sculpture, located on O’Connell Street. Our time in Dublin was fast coming to an end and we had still not done our … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Republic of Ireland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Giant Irish Deer, Bog Bodies, Yeats and Birthday Wishes

Wednesday July 15th ~ Dublin City We had been told about the bog bodies that had been found, and our curiosity had been peaked.  When we left the hotel, our original plan was to walk a few blocks to restaurant … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Republic of Ireland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

What is it with demonstrations wherever we go?

Monday July 14th ~ Lazy day in Dublin Some times we need a day off from traveling.  Today was one of those days for me. As I have mentioned before, we normally try to book a hotel that is located … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Republic of Ireland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dublin ~ Fire alarms, SIM Card top off, Taking care of business

Saturday July 12 ~ Dublin, Ireland Shocked out of a deep sleep by the hotels fire alarm blaring early this morning at the Ballsbridge Hotel. Not a pleasant way to start the day.  And then it stopped.  And then it … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Republic of Ireland | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Dublin, Ireland ~ A train journey, late night and revolving hotels

Friday July 11th ~ Dublin, Ireland Todays post is rather mundane, but I wanted to fill in the gap on how we got from Southampton, England via Wales to Dublin, Ireland. After walking off the ship yesterday morning we took … Continue reading

Posted in England, Europe, Republic of Ireland | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Dublin, Ireland ~ Trinity College, getting connected again and more Gus

Tuesday July 1st ~ Dublin, Ireland We are still on board the Ruby Princess as we make our way around the British Isles. Feeling sluggish today, we took our time getting our act together and did not leave the ship … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Republic of Ireland | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments