Tag Archives: UK

Sunday, 28th September

As with most days in the UK part of our adventure, today’s itinerary was exciting but long. The drive was approximately 6 hours from Limerick to Cork via Tralee, Kenmare, Killarney, Bantry and Skibbereen on the Ring of Kerry. After … Continue reading

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Saturday, 27th September

Today’s trip takes us from Sligo to Limerick – a five hour trip via Galway, the Cliffs of Moher and Ennis. After a good nights sleep we were up super early and made our way to Sligo Abbey, built in the … Continue reading

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Friday, 26th September

We had a huge day of driving and sightseeing ahead of us in our trip from Belfast to Sligo via the North Coast so we had an early start. Everywhere you look in Northern Ireland the scenery is breathtaking. The … Continue reading

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Thursday, 25th September

We awoke to a grizzly grey day in Glasgow. Since it wasn’t a very nice day for sighting and we had a long trip ahead of us, we ventured out early. For the Ireland leg of our journey, we had … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 24th September

After enjoying a lovely breakfast with our host, we took in the scenery at the front door. Our BnB was across the road from the loch and the first photo below was the view from our bedroom window. The second … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 23rd September

We had about six hours of driving today to reach our final destination of Dornie, however, we were really excited about exploring some of the best scenery in Scotland. After leaving Edinburgh we made our way North past Perth through … Continue reading

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Monday, 22nd September – Edinburgh

After leaving Castle Tantallon, we finally made it to Edinburgh. The change in architecture was noticeable even as we drove into the outskirts of the city. Approximately 20 minutes away from the centre of Edinburgh we discovered a cute little … Continue reading

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Monday, 22nd September – Newcastle

We decided to get an early start on our sightseeing around Newcastle before having breakfast and checking out of the hotel. A long walk through Newcastle revealed some treasures we didn’t know to expect and ticked off some sights we had … Continue reading

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Sunday, 21st September

After a good sleep in we had a huge English Breakfast and prepared to explore Ely. We parked the car in a free all day council car park and walked into town. Ely is quite pretty with lots of parks and … Continue reading

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Saturday, 20th September

We had packed everything yesterday and it was a good thing we had. In our infinite wisdom we had celebrated our last night in Paris with one too many bottles of red wine. Sleeping in until the last minute, we met Julien … Continue reading

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