Rock of Cashel

Rock of Cashel, St Patrick’s Rock, Cashel of Kings. Whatever you call it, it should be on your Ireland travel list. History Folklore suggests that St Patrick made his mark here when he banished the…

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Blarney Castle: Myths, Mysteries & Magic

Blarney Castle: there’s a lot more to it than just the Blarney Stone. If you haven’t heard about the stone (unlike the millions of people who have made the pilgrimage here over the years), it…

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Killarney National Park

Limited on time, our visit to the Ring of Kerry was short. After an executive decision by me, my companions and I spent all our time within Killarney National Park. The park is located on…

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Visiting Oban, Scotland

Oban: a quiet port town in the Scottish highlands. Specializing in seafood, whisky, and local history, this little municipality is a scenic gem. Set in a great location, Oban is great for doing a lot…

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The Royal Mile in Edinburgh

After thoroughly enjoying our experience at Edinburgh Castle, Derek and I made our way down the Royal Mile, visiting every shop on the way that caught our eye. Even though the street is basically a…

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