...to Howth for a look around and a walk up the cliffs. We had perfect timing for our walk, with the sun out and just starting to get lower for some really pretty light. And, what an amazing view of Howth's coast and Ireland's Eye Island in the distance!
... Wicklow Mountains National Park hike around the lake valley... it was great to get up and enjoy the view! We hiked up to the top here (on the right), then around and back down the other side of the lake (on the left). We even had some patches of sunshine, which you'll just have to trust me on.
March 19 - 25, 2013 Just down the block from where we are staying in Dublin is U2's old recording studio. Hidden in unassuming buildings along the dock, you might not notice they are even there if it weren't for... Continue Reading →
March 12-18, 2013 What better place to celebrate St. Patrick's Day than Dublin, Ireland?! Here's one of my favorite shots of the night, taken in the Brazen Head, which claims to be the oldest pub in Ireland (est. 1198, current... Continue Reading →
March 5 -11, 2013 This week we visited the National Museum of Archaeology. The building itself, built in 1890, was worth a visit! Here's a view looking up in the great centre court. We enjoyed seeing the collection of Ireland's... Continue Reading →
Feb 26 - March 4, 2013 This week we got out and did the tourist thing a little more. One of the best parts was a self-guided audio tour by Pocket Guides on my iPhone. Really handy and very informational... Continue Reading →
Feb 19 - 25, 2013 While in Dublin, we're staying in the Docklands, by Hanover Quay. It's a newly remodeled area of the city with a huge theater just behind us and modern apartment buildings all around. But, there are... Continue Reading →
Feb 12 - 18, 2013 This week we said good-bye to sunny and 77 degrees and traveled to Dublin, Ireland for a 5 week work trip. It's not nearly as sunny or warm here, but the pubs help balance that... Continue Reading →
Day #351 A long evening of travel turned into an early morning as we landed in LA and made our way home. Feeling lucky being so close to a major airport.