On Ya Boyo March 23rd 2011 Part one of the journey to Ireland begins with too many pints, a big win on the gee gees and whirlwind trip around the south-west corner of the country. Arriving at the fancy new terminal two at Dublin Airport we completely bypassed Dublin (so can’t tell you what it’s like yet!) and made our way to Athlone right in the centre – or as Susan likes to explain, its right where you fold the map.
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Europe » Ireland Celtic tribes arrived on the island between 600-150 B.C. Invasions by Norsemen that began in the late 8th century were finally ended when King Brian BORU defeated the Danes in 1014. English invasions began in the 12th century and set off more than se... ... read more
With Zoe having spent months reading various adventures here on TravelBlog for months before the actual trip, it only seems fitting that we share our mini-adventure here too. For friends and family who want to keep up to date with us, for similar travellers looking for hints and tips, or for people bored at work and need a glimpse into what lies beyond the four walls (like Zoe used to be!).
Hope we are entertaining and witty (ie Susan) and give you a good read - if not message us and let us know!
Zoe and Susan
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