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  • IrelandHi guys The most favorite part so far is going to Ireland. Seeing the old stone castles and forts was fun and meeting the whole family. (About 60 people! ) The weather over here is miserable. It's all rain and clouds. (The Posted by thepuks in Puks' Europe trip 2014 | Jul 18, 2014
  • PortrushToday I left Dublin behind, saw some beautiful countryside and took lots of photos of rugged coastline. So, all is well again in my world. I arrived at the meeting place early and all the tour group was ready to depart Posted by MissWalker in Jen's Journey | Jul 2, 2014
  • 16. Devil's Causeway and BushmillsAs I write this, I am at home. My trip to Ireland/Scotland was wonderful, but travel day is grueling so I am glad to be here. The flight from Dublin to San Francisco is 10 1/2 hours Posted by Follow Carol in Ireland | Jun 22, 2014
  • 15. The TitanicThe Titanic was born in Belfast. In honor of its (would be) 100th birthday, Belfast has opened a huge exhibit/museum about the ill fated ship. It is now the 2nd most visited tourist attraction in Ireland, the Guinness Posted by Follow Carol in Ireland | Jun 18, 2014
  • 14. Northern Ireland First ImpressionToday was another travel day. We bussed from Galway City, across the border and into the United Kingdom, arriving in Belfast. Almost as soon as we crossed the border, I started seeing differences. I must be crazy, the Posted by Follow Carol in Ireland | Jun 17, 2014
  • Day 7: Old Homesteads! Rainy Graveyards! Dan McCools!Day 7 began with the first legitimately early morning of the trip, significantly aided by our new Irish friend Mark practically leaping into the living room where Danny and I struggled to sleep (not out of lack of comfort but Posted by coolmcjazz in coolmcjourneys | Jan 13, 2014
  • Day 6: The Luck of the Irish TouristsIt’s never a good sign when the first two words out of your mouth on a given day are “Ahhh CRAP.” Up til 3am finishing [[|a blog post]], I sailed past my ambitious 9:30am alarm and woke up at 12:30pm, Posted by coolmcjazz in coolmcjourneys | Jan 11, 2014
  • Day 34Marjorie and Rosemary live in a house located in Maghaberry which is just west of Lisburn (where my mother was brought up).It is a very nicely furnished house and they have built a sun room which looks out on their Posted by Tomheasley in Oversea Trip - Tom and Hope | Jun 21, 2013
  • Day 39After breakfast we left for Newcastle in the south east of Northern Ireland. We drove via a number of Bally’s – Ballybogy, Ballymoney, Ballymena and Ballynahinch. We went to Newcastle for three reasons – (1) it is beside the Mourne Mountains, Posted by Tomheasley in Oversea Trip - Tom and Hope | Jun 18, 2013
  • Day 38We enjoyed this area so much that we decided to stay for another night. We had a very nourishing breakfast and then went out for a walk. There is a coastal path called the Ulster Way which runs along a Posted by Tomheasley in Oversea Trip - Tom and Hope | Jun 14, 2013
  • Day 37I did not publish blogs for Sunday, Monday or Tuesday as they were about meetings, visiting old haunts and catching up with family. We came yesterday evening to a B&B which is located in the countryside near Whitehead. It is Posted by Tomheasley in Oversea Trip - Tom and Hope | Jun 14, 2013
  • Day 33We had another enjoyable breakfast at Missoni. After that we needed to repack. We are flying to Belfast at 8pm and we can only have 20kg each in luggage plus hand luggage. Singapore Airlines allowed us 30kg each (this represented Posted by Tomheasley in Oversea Trip - Tom and Hope | Jun 12, 2013
  • A Giant Day[img= caption=Giants Causeway Posted by adtamo in The Wheary Travellers | May 11, 2013
  • Catching up with familyA great day which commenced with a hearty Ulster fry followed by a drive via Toome Bridge to Newtownabbey. Here we had a family get together with lunch all set up for us by Sarah Neill. The day was spent Posted by tiderace in Northern Ireland; March 2013 | Mar 14, 2013
  • TitanicTitanic time! We walk to the Titanic museum nice and early, and get plenty of silly photos while waiting for it to open (I'm sure you're all very surprised by that). The friendliness of the Irish continues, and Posted by Buccas in UK adventure 2012 | Oct 16, 2012
  • Fiddle de dee po-TaytosWe started the day with a taxi ride out to the airport to pick up our hire car - the chatty taxi driver gave us permission to stay in the country because we seemed to have brought the sunshine with Posted by Buccas in UK adventure 2012 | Oct 16, 2012
  • First EntrySitting in the office, looking out at a horrible wet Friday the 13th , dreaming of the Summer and anticipating what I will be doing on the next Friday the 13th, which just happens to be my 24th Birthday!! I have Posted by kerrianneob in A Journey of A Thousand Miles.... | Apr 13, 2012
  • Day Nine: Going HomeI awoke on my last morning in Northern Ireland to the sound of waves hitting the breakers and a rather strong urge for a cup of tea. I’d asked for breakfast at 9.30 so I made my way downstairs just Posted by PrincessFiona in Irish Ramble | Mar 30, 2012
  • Day Eight: Derry & BelfastBreakfast this morning was an early affair at 8.30am, again a fried egg, mushrooms and toast (sadly no potato bread today) and a tomato. I’d packed up most of my things the previous night so it only took me about Posted by PrincessFiona in Irish Ramble | Mar 30, 2012
  • Day Seven: DerryAnother day in Derry, my only full day here. I woke up at 8.30am for breakfast at 9 and I can tell you, after being used to a pretty sizeable breakfast in Ballycastle that kept me going until at least Posted by PrincessFiona in Irish Ramble | Mar 27, 2012
  • Day Six: Ballycastle & DerryI woke up this morning to yet another gorgeous day, and as much as I would have loved to visit Rathlin Island this time, I felt the need to press on to Derry. So after yet another hearty breakfast, I Posted by PrincessFiona in Irish Ramble | Mar 26, 2012
  • Day Five: BallycastleI am absolutely shattered. Going to get this blog entry knocked out then pass out for several hours, haha. I had a bit of a trying day today, just kept getting lost and turned around, I think I chucked ore Posted by PrincessFiona in Irish Ramble | Mar 25, 2012
  • Day Four: BallycastleGot through a whole lot today!! Carrick-a-Rede bridge, Giants Causeway and Bushmills, plus a few other stops besides. But first, breakfast. I was right to be excited, it was massive. Porridge to start, with OJ and a cup of tea, Posted by PrincessFiona in Irish Ramble | Mar 24, 2012
  • Day Three: Belfast & Ballycastle"I got a car!!! I got a big, black shiny car!!!" Well that's not entirely true... I do have a car, she is indeed shiny, however she is neither big nor black. She is what's known as a 'compact' and Posted by PrincessFiona in Irish Ramble | Mar 23, 2012
  • Day Two: BelfastGod, where to even begin with today... So glad I'm writing everything down, a lot of what I heard today is going to take a while to process. I'll start at the beginning with the most important meal of the Posted by PrincessFiona in Irish Ramble | Mar 22, 2012

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