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Romancing the Blarney Stone in Cork, Ireland

Blarney Stone

Everyone tells you that you have to visit Blarney Castle to kiss the Blarney Stone. So guess what, I did! Getting to Cork To get there from Dublin I took a train to Cork, it was a bit pricey, then a bus from Cork to Blarney. I do think it was totally worth it! It’s gorgeous and […]


27 Movies Set in Europe to Watch Before You Travel

movies set in europe

There are countless movies filmed in Europe, but this list encapsulates wanderlust for the countries across the pond. Movies set in Europe that paint a picture of the cities and towns there. Films that make you want to buy a plane ticket and fly across the Atlantic. I leave for Europe in just short of […]


Should You Stay in a Hostel? Experiences in European Hostels

stay in a hostel

Staying in a hostel on vacation can save you a lot of money, but will it dampen your experience? The first  time I stayed in one, I wasn’t sure about the whole experience as I had only stayed in hotels. I’m here to tell you all about what hostels are like and figure out, should […]


Paddy Wagon Bus Tour Around Ireland

Paddy Wagon Bus Tour

While I was in Dublin I also decided to go on a tour to the Cliffs of Mohr. The tour I picked was the Paddy Wagon bus tour. A word to the wise, you’re on a bus for about twelve hours, make friends with the people next to you, it will make it bearable! However, […]


How to Spend One Day in Dublin

One Tourist Day in Dublin

Let me start by saying before I went to Ireland everyone asked me “why Ireland?” As if Ireland was some no man’s land that I wouldn’t find anything in. Boy…they were wrong, not only did I see lots of wonderful places, but I met some wonderful people too. Dublin itself is relatively small, if you grew […]