S: Ireland Trip
BC: May the road rise to meet you May the wind be always at your back May the sun shine warm upon your face, The rain fall soft upon your fields And until we meet again May God hold you in the palm of His hand. -Irish Blessing
FC: Our Visit to Ireland June 26 - July 6, 2010
1: "May your blessings outnumber The shamrocks that grow, And may trouble avoid you Wherever you go." ~Irish Blessing | A cathedral in Cobh
2: "For each petal on the shamrock this brings a wish your way- Good health, good luck, and happiness for today and every day." | The Cliffs of Mohr
3: "May your pockets be heavy and your heart be light, May good luck pursue you each morning and night." ~Irish Blessing
4: The Dingle Peninsula | We biked 36 miles
5: The Highest Point
6: We just had to have pictures of places with our daughters' Irish names . | A Colorful Town in County Clare
7: What would a visit to Ireland be without some great Irish music (and pubs) ? | Irish Night at Bru Buru | A pub in Clonmel County Tipperary
8: The Seaport of Cobh
9: Glendalough (Land of Two Lakes) in the Wicklow Mountains | We hiked to the top -what a view!
10: We celebrated my mother's 84th birthday, ,with Irish cousins in Dublinn. What a great way to end our trip!
11: The house where my grandfather , Thomas Kneeshaw, was born and raised. in the town of Clonmel , County Tipperary | My Irish cousins . Ann Nolan and Eileen Murray, in Clonmel, County Tipperary | Trinity College and the Book of Kells
12: It was worth the long walk. The story of Guiness' origins and how it's made is fascinating. And there are free samples.
13: Bethany and Grandma in front of a local church in Clonmel
14: Mom in front of the Kneeshaw home place, | Cousin Ann Kneehaw Nolan's Street | Mom at the grave site of her grandfather, William Kneeshaw
15: Kilkenny Castle
16: Dinner at the Nolan's in Clonmel..
17: If you're enough lucky to be Irish, you're lucky enough! ~Irish Saying | Charles Fort, Kinsale County Cork
18: Hiking in the Wicklow Mountains
19: The Gardens at Powerscourt | Pub Crawl in Dublin | Bethany, Grandma, and Andrew in S.t. Stephen's Green, Dublin | Fred, Mom, and Carol at S Stephen's Green, Dublin
20: If you're enough lucky to be Irish, you're lucky enough! ~Irish Saying | The Whole Group - Dingle Peninsula | Dingle Town
21: No matter where our day took us, we were sure to meet every night for dinner and fun!