Dublin Castle – Dublin, Ireland

On our first day, after shopping in the afternoon on Grafton Street we managed to locate Dublin Castle (which by the way after being awake for like 30 hours at this point wasn't that easy). Dublin Castle was built in the 13th century and was the center of British rule for over 700 years. Unfortunately, … Continue reading Dublin Castle – Dublin, Ireland

Victoria sponge cake, sculptures and more …

Continuing on with day one of our trip, we finished up with Trinity College and started walking the city streets. We found an M&S (Marks & Spencer) store which was great fun. I sure wish we had one of these here, because I loved the clothes, home goods and groceries. Well as soon as we … Continue reading Victoria sponge cake, sculptures and more …

Trinity College – Dublin, Ireland

Trinity College – Dublin, Ireland On our first day in Ireland we arrived at 5:30 a.m. after an overnight flight to Dublin, Ireland. Our flight was on time and actually easier than I imagined it would be. We took a cab to our hotel with a friendly chatty cab driver. After checking our bags into … Continue reading Trinity College – Dublin, Ireland