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On the Hill of Tara...part two

Last week, I began sharing my own journey with the Sophia presence. I took you to Tara Hill, County Meath, Ireland, promising you would meet someone within a Holy Well on Tara. 815 more words

History Turns to Story in Ireland

Storytelling and folklore, Guinness and whiskey. It seems these features blend well together in Ireland, for the most part creating a rich and fascinating culture. 663 more words

Other European Adventures

Maguire's Coffee Shop

Located on the historic Hill Of Tara in County Meath you immediately get the feeling that this is going to be a tourist trap. Ya know, watered down soup and inflated prices. 323 more words


Dublin in the Details

Dublin wears its soul on its sleeve. Joy and sorrow are close to the surface, past and present mingled. I have no doubt this is why the city captivates me the way it does. 1,306 more words

Back to the Beginning

New Semester, new people, old trips. Turns out, the Saint Mary’s program will be going to most of the same places as last semester with the exception of a big trip to the Aran Islands in May. 181 more words


That horrible moment when...

… you run out of coffee!

So at this tough time of my life I will have to turn to another hot beverage: tea. It’s good that I like tea as well, not nearly as much but it’s still good. 48 more words

Food Court

What do do around Dublin: Newgrange, Slane and Hill of Tara

A good friend of mine took me on a road trip two days before I left Dublin in November. We had time for three stops and once again I was a bit stunned by this beautiful green country! 245 more words

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