S: A Wee Bit of Ireland Photos by Vada Dolph 2012
BC: A fun and business trip to Ireland. Sept 25 to Oct. 5, 2012 A gift from Kathleen and Barry Irwin. A few days of sightseeing in and around Dublin, and 4 days of business for them at the Orby's Yearling Sale at Goffs, in County Kildare. Photos by Vada Dolph | A Wee Bit of Ireland
FC: A Wee Bit of Ireland | Photos by Vada Dolph 2012
1: Dublin. Malahide. Kildare: K-Club, and the Orby Sale | Sept. 25 Lexington to Atlanta Sept. 26 Wed. Arrive Dublin, 630 am.Fitzwilliam hotel, rested most of the day. Thurs.27 GraftonSt., TrinityCollege/Book of Kells, bus to Guinness Warehouse. Fri. 28 Temple Bar. City Bus tour. Irish pub dinner and music. Sat. 29 Malahide. St. Stehpens Green. Sun. 30 Barry to London Kathy & I: a.m:Grafton St. P.m: moved toKildare. Oct. 1, Mon. Orby Sale at Goffs preview. Tues. 2, Kildare Hotel, explore, rest. Orby/Goffs celebrity dinner Wed. 3, Sale Begins Thurs. 4, Hotel am, sale pm. Fri. 5 Dublin to New York to Lexington
4: Grafton Street Area
13: All locations within a few blocks of our hotel.
23: Views from Guinness Storehouse
25: Temple Bar Area and (Red Line) bus tour
27: The River Liffey | Friday Morning Temple Bar and Sightseeing Bus tour
33: To Let, not 'toilet'.
34: Exit, Phoenix Park. Gates not locked for 350 years. Lost keys.
35: North side of Liffey, heading east toward city center, Dublin
36: Jameson Distllery
38: Dublin City Center
40: Changeable weather
42: Thursday, Grafton St. to Trinity University
43: Shopping center, from St. Stephens Green
45: St. Stephens Green, across for Hotel Fitzwilliam
46: Friday Afternoon in St. Stephens Green
50: Saturday: Day-trip to Malahide
53: Malahide about 25 miles north of downtown Dublin
60: Malahide Harbor
63: Castle Closed for renovations
66: Kildare, the "K Club" Kildare Hotel and Country Cluband Goff's Yearling Sale
86: The River Liffey flows through the Kildare Golf Resort property.
90: Tee on an island in the Liffey
94: Views from the 'back yard'
100: A stable setting Estate of prosperity
102: And so....To Buy a horse in Ireland.....
108: Monday and Tuesday The preview continues
109: Wednesday, The Sale begins