Chapter 2 - DAY 18 - Dublin to Chester August 19th 2011 IRELAND TO WALES TO ENGLAND
Today we had an early morning start, breakfast at 6.30am so we could make the 8.20am sailing from Dublin to the Welsh port of Holyhead. We travelled with Stena and the ship was huge (significantly bigger than the Interislander Ferries at home). Once again the weather gods were on our side and the trip across the Irish Sea was a calm one. There were a group of footbal ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » Cheshire » Chester Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
We are new to travelling and new to blogging. The kids are off our hands and the mortgage is under control so we're celebrating doing the hard yards - and surviving them by heading off on our Big OE (about 30 years late)! We leave Wellington New Zealand on 23 July and will spend 3 months exploring UK/Europe,a mixture of organised tours and independent travel.
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