Getting to Slieve League

I have mentioned my love of hiking and climbing things in previous posts.  Opportunities for this are scant in the Midwest, so I was particularly excited to go hiking in the Irish countryside.  Our Irish itinerary […]

Guinness at St. James Gate

It seemed so cliché… that the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin would be the first stop on our 9-day visit to Ireland, especially because I consider myself to be “traveler”, not a “tourist”.  The former loosely […]