Do you want to travel to Ireland in 2021? Guess what? You can!!! I have been waiting to write that for ages upon ages. Last week, the Irish government announced its updated plans for opening up international travel. There is a bit of nuance in the policy so I thought a brief and understandable summary […]
This was our first trip traveling to Ireland with a toddler. The last time we flew with just a baby, and I was a basket case. Before we left, I pictured a screaming six month old, angry passengers on the plane, and an exhausted mommy and daddy as vividly as if it had already happened. […]
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).
My first tour of an Irish whiskey distillery was Bushmills in County Antrim. It was a blustery day in November. Snow was spitting from the sky and I was wrapped up in my Big Bird yellow jacket. Instead of swinging on the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, we opted to get out of the weather and try […]
We spent our last few days in Ireland meandering around the gems that are North Tipperary and East Clare. During the month of June, I took the time to write a little about our experiences on Facebook. I’ve been recapping the posts here on the blog for you. This is #3/3. Did you miss the first two? No worries. […]