All posts in Ireland

Beannacht agus dea-luck

And so we say “fare thee well” Ireland.   Read more…

Dublin by Night

We are back in Dublin! Read more…

Smuggled from Galway to Dublin

We made it back to Dublin – Phew!!! Read more…

Céad Mile Fáilte!

Céad Mile Fáilte is Gaelic for 100,000 welcomes!  That’s how we felt when we arrived at Ashford Castle. Read more…

A Guinness and a Grammy

Our friend Eamon who drove us on the beautiful route in Connemara took us to a pub at Westport called Matt Molloy’s. Read more…

40 Shades of Green

They weren’t kidding when they said it’s very green in Ireland!  I kept looking longingly out of the window of the car as we drove to Connemara – wining I could run in the vast open fields. Read more…

Wish you were here

We sent Georgie a postcard from Ashford Castle.  He probably won’t get it before we’re back – but really to say we were thinking of him. Read more…

A rousing welcome at Ashford Castle

After we got off the train, a lovely man met us at Galway station and drove us to Ashford Castle.

I looked out at the green, green fields. Liking it so far! Read more…

The necessity of travelling incognito in Ireland

Yes, when you’re a pet dog on an Irish train.

We have heard how the Irish trains in NI are really undecided what they agree. In some cases dogs of certain size are allowed, in some instances, no dogs are allowed on board, or they have to be crated and muzzled and small – very confusing. Well, we thought that was in the north. Read more…

Top o’ the mornin’ to ya

We’re in Dublin!

Arrived in the dark last evening and now we’re up and now leaving for Galway! Maybe we’ll see something on the way to the train station. I hope we do, I’ve heard about the amazing hotels in Ireland, and how some have HUGE grounds for me to run around and play in! Like The Twelve, hotel in Galway, it’s super fancy but I’m a super fancy dog (I’ll fit right in!).

Before we get onto yet another train, just wanted to say “top o’ the mornin’ to ya!” Read more…

To Éire we go

On the road again – and it’s just the two of us. No George. Seems a little strange without little dinky. So I’m back on Mummy’s lap. Read more…