Guinness Storehouse. It is a right of passage for visitors in Ireland. You haven’t been to Ireland unless you’ve visited Guinness. Right? Not so fast, my friend. I have heard so many people tell me they must visit Guinness, but I don’t think it’s always the best choice. When you have so many options, deciding […]
I was a guest on This week in Travel, a podcast hosted by Gary Arndt (Everything-Everywhere blog), Chris Christensen (The Amateur Traveler) and Jen Leo (former LA Times Web Buzz Travel Columnist & KidsNTrips).
We pack for a week’s worth of clothing regardless of how long we’re in Ireland for. So this usually requires doing a wee bit of laundry in Ireland. Nobody wants to be around a stinky Stephanie (did I say Stephanie? Of course I mean stinky Joe–I always smell like a flower). Where we stay often determines […]
Just a couple weekends ago I quietly took down my Ireland Travel Coaching page–the page that explains my one-on-one itinerary planning services. Judging by the amount of email I’ve received in the last week, you noticed, which makes me feel all ooey-gooey appreciative and all the more sad to see it go. Travel coaching has […]
For those of you just starting to plan, I thought it might be helpful to give a rundown of different ways for getting around Ireland. It’s a surprisingly hot topic among former visitors. Some swear by a guided tour. Others are adamant that a rental car is the way to go. I am partial […]