August 1, 2012 1 Comment
Scott and Aileen left for Victoria the next day, so Shannon and I were left alone in Dublin to check out the different sites they briefly took us and suggested us to go. It was a really full day – a lot of walking since we didn’t have a car. It was worth it though. We ended up going to the Guinness brewery and the Kilmainham Gaol.
There was a cool market on the street!
More pictures of the really tall spire, downtown.
The next picture is an HDR picture of O’Connell Street, downtown Dublin.
Shannon and I were geocaching around the area, and we found the Dublin Castle. It was really cool!
We found the Guinness Brewery!
This is where you can pour your own free pint of Guinness the right way, or you could get your pint up at Sky Bar which is at the very top of the building.
The proper way to pour a pint of Guinness.
Up at Sky Bar! Pretty sweet view.
Then we went downstairs to grab some lunch! Soooo good!
After lunch we walked over to Kilmainham Gaol (pronounced the same as “jail”).
We had a little bit of time to kill before the tour started, so we checked out the museum part first.
And the tour begins!
Shannon trying to hide in a cell.
HDR picture of the cells area.
On the way back home, we got distracted by the Irish Museum of Modern Art… Oops… But at least we didn’t go inside to check it out.
Well, this was definitely a huge post…. Hope you all enjoyed the pics as much as I enjoyed taking them! I’m hoping to get more frequent posts. I just have too many pictures to go through.