When in Ireland, explore the Dingle Peninsula.

8 Jul

I just got back from a trip to the Dingle Peninsula with the students of the Irish Studies Summer School at NUIG. I thought I’d share some photos. 🙂

Bunratty Castle. My roommate, Alex, and I climbed to the top of it.

Window from inside Bunratty Castle.

At the Blasket Islands Observatory.

Wall installation made of stained glass and metal at the Blasket Islands Observatory.

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12 Responses to “When in Ireland, explore the Dingle Peninsula.”

  1. photosfromtheloonybin July 8, 2012 at 12:16 pm #

    Oh, how I love old castles. I would love to explore there!! 🙂

    • ameliaclaire92 July 8, 2012 at 12:20 pm #

      Exploring the castle was definitely my favorite part of the weekend! 🙂

  2. Besma at Life Demiraged July 8, 2012 at 12:42 pm #

    Beautiful wall installation. Thanks for sharing.

  3. Laura July 8, 2012 at 4:37 pm #

    That looks incredibly fun!

  4. LA Edwards July 8, 2012 at 7:29 pm #

    Amazing! Thanks for sharing!

  5. 4amWriter July 9, 2012 at 4:33 am #

    Oh my gosh. I love, love, love castles. I am sure in my past life I once lived in one 😉 I have heard of Bunratty Castle, but don’t know enough about its history to make a connection as to why it resonates with me. Hmm. Maybe that’s the one I used to live in, lol. Great job climbing to the top!

    • ameliaclaire92 July 9, 2012 at 6:48 am #

      It was such an amazing castle! I’m so happy that I was able to make it to the top. 🙂

  6. patrick July 9, 2012 at 10:18 am #

    Hey there – I get your regular posts and appreciated this post – I just came back from being in Ireland and have to agree that the coast along Dingle is pretty much heaven… thanks for sharing this with us… As you know, I am new to blogging and you sharing this kind of stuff makes my blogging seem easier – I keep thinking I need deep and meaningful (please don’t take offense) but just posting nice pictures is really nice just as well.

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