The Art of Cultural Tourist-ry

I’m beginning to believe that everyone who said it rains in Ireland was lying to me all along, well maybe not, since today was the most beautiful day thus far as it was 60, sunny, sundress weather.  Luckily, we spent a lot of the day outside and we started by touring the Gaelic Athletic Association museum and grounds.  I wasn’t that excited to go to … Continue reading The Art of Cultural Tourist-ry

Belfast: Golden and Bronze

Waking up to another beautiful day without rain, the group ate breakfast at the hotel and then headed out to start our full day of planned activities.  We took taxis to the Titanic museum, as the Titanic was assembled in the Belfast Harbor, and had about 2 hours to explore the museum.  On the way over our taxi driver told us that ironically, the building … Continue reading Belfast: Golden and Bronze

Beautiful Day in Belfast

After a somewhat uneventful night at the Newark airport and a slight flight delay, my group departed for Belfast, Northern Ireland around 10:00 pm.  Within the group it seemed to be a unanimous combination of excitement, but also wanting to get some shut eye so we could take advantage of the first full day in Belfast, as we would be arriving at the airport around 9:00 am. … Continue reading Beautiful Day in Belfast