After what can only be described as a rough first day/night, we were finally awake during the day and ready to explore!
Two days after the wedding, we boarded our nonstop transcontinental flight from Miami to Madrid. To say that we were excited would be an understatement. We still had no real idea of what we would do when we got there, but we're smart and knew that we would find a way - it's not like we where traveling to another planet.
Fresh is the order of the day - time for a bit of local color. These beauties were hanging out in the lobby pastry shop of my friend's hotel. Lunch at Fumbally, a local Farm to table resturant. They put a lot of love in there food and it shows! We did a short walk through … Continue reading Going for a Wander
Sleep deprived and hungry, we headed into Dublin's city center where we were rewarded with lovely street art, delicious Coddel, and a few nice hotel rooms. Our first stop was to find lunch - here's the street art which speckled our path We swung into Oliver St. John Gogaty's for a little lunch and live … Continue reading Finding Our Footing
What a crazy 48-hours! My flight from New York to Dublin was very uneventful, which is exactly what I wanted. The Aer Lingus flight crew provided excellent service, and we even arrive in Dublin a full hour early! Yep - one hour EARLY. That almost never happens. 🙂 When I arrived in Dublin, I was … Continue reading Dublin: Day 1’ish
Today has been a little more interesting than I had anticipated. I mean, when you're getting ready for a little time away from work, you don't expect to come to find that the company you left was purchased by another in your absense. I guess it's better to know as my trip begins rather than … Continue reading And So it Begins …