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Kinsale (Country Cork), Ireland.

Going in May Kinsale (Country Cork), Ireland. Kinsale is known as the 'gourmet capital' of ireland, loads of fantastic restaurants in a beautiful small town.


Amazing Celtic stone portal at Moongate House in County Carlow, Ireland.

Italy's green heart, Umbria is a land unto itself, the only Italian region that borders neither the sea nor another country. Removed from outside influences, it has kept alive many of Italy's old-world traditions. You'll see grandmothers in aprons making pasta by hand and front doors that haven't been locked in a century.  Read more: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/italy/umbria#ixzz3iXuJRBXy

Friday Favorites ::: Italy

The Trinity Library, Dublin, Ireland.  I love libraries and this was the ultimate library to visit.

Trinity College Library (the 'Long Room'), Dublin. There has been a library at the College ever since it was founded (in but the Long Room was not begun until Completed in it is the largest library in Ireland, containing books.

Where to Eat, Sleep, and Play in Cork, Ireland

Where to Eat, Sleep, and Play in Cork, Ireland

Dublin, my favorite city

Liffey and the city. Hands down, my favorite city in the world.

Portugal: Bunte Regenschirme in der Stadt

Floating Umbrella art installation in Agueda, Portugal; this installation is part of an art festival called Agitagueda; photo by Patrícia Almeida