Snapshots of Ireland

Connie and John were in Ireland from 13 to 27 September.

Here we would like to share with you just a handful of photos from our trip. We flew into Dublin and spent a night at a great hotel near St. Stephen’s Green, near the busy center of town.

The next day we drove up to the […]

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