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DUBLIN: Dublin Castle, Christ Church Cathedral, O’Connell Street

Unfortunately our last day in lovely Ireland had already arrived, much too soon to my liking. As we hadn’t really planned a lot, we slept in a bit before checking out of our hostel. Luckily we were once again allowed to leave our luggage in the storage room of the hostel, so we didn’t have… Continue reading DUBLIN: Dublin Castle, Christ Church Cathedral, O’Connell Street

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DUBLIN: Kilmainham Gaol, Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Writers Museum, St. Stephen’s Green

After two days of exploring Ireland, it was about time we discovered the city we were actually staying in. A friend of mine had been to Dublin before, and she really recommended us to go to Kilmainham Gaol. This is an old prison dating back to 1796 where many of the Irish revolutionists were locked up and… Continue reading DUBLIN: Kilmainham Gaol, Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Writers Museum, St. Stephen’s Green

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Dublin: Trinity College, Temple Bar and St. Patrick’s Cathedral

After dropping off our luggage in the hostel, we quickly headed to our first visit of the day; Trinity College.  Trinity College is the oldest university in Dublin; it was founded in 1592. Today, it’s still in operation and the most interesting place to visit in this university is most definitely the library with the famous Book… Continue reading Dublin: Trinity College, Temple Bar and St. Patrick’s Cathedral