During our final day in Greece, the Michael W Travels family ended our day with a visit to the Acropolis Museum in Athens.
The museum was a fitting end to our short visit to the country. We visited lots of ancient sites as well as the Acropolis the day before.
When we approached the Acropolis Museum, Kim and I were surprised by how many police officers seemed to be standing outside.
Continue reading I Was This Close To Meeting The Irish President At The Acropolis Museum
In February 2017, the Michael W Travels family took a quick
. trip to Ireland
We spent a few days in Dublin where we
, checked out some pubs and also visited some other interesting sights. We made sure to get out of Dublin for one day taking a quick visit to visited the Guinness Storehouse . Northern Ireland and the Giant’s Causeway
Besides the usual attractions in Dublin, there were a couple of odd sites that I had to visit.
Continue reading Visiting the Bog Bodies at the National Museum of Ireland
In February 2017, the Michael W Travels family
for the first time. While I would’ve liked to have had more time to see the country, we made sure to take one day-trip out of Dublin. visited Ireland
While debating where to go, Kim and I narrowed our choices down to the Cliffs of Moher or Giant’s Causeway.
After debating what our best option was (I don’t think either would be a bad choice), we decided on a trip to the Giant’s Causeway. This trip would take us to Northern Ireland which is actually part of the United Kingdom. Continue reading A Quick Visit to Northern Ireland and the Giant’s Causeway
While researching things to do during our
, there was one place that I knew we had to visit. trip to Ireland
For years I’ve heard about the Guinness Storehouse, home to the iconic Guinness Brewery. It seemed that no trip (or at least first visit) to Ireland would not be complete without checking it out.
Since Kim and I enjoy visiting breweries and beer-related sites, we decided to stop by on the day we arrived in Ireland.
Continue reading A Family Visit to the Guinness Storehouse
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The Michael W Travels family recently got back from a trip to Ireland.
During our time there we visited the Guinness Storehouse. The brewery was very busy but we did get a chance to pour the perfect pint! I can’t say that I loved the Guinness Storehouse but if you’re going to visit Dublin, it should be on your list of things to see.
Continue reading Airbnb Giving Away Stay at the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin, Ireland!
During our trip to Ireland, the Michael W Travels family dined in pubs quite frequently.
Besides pub dining, Lucas and I were excited to check out McDonald’s Ireland. Lucas was interested in getting a toy and I was looking forward to seeing what local menu items might be available.
Continue reading Check Out What We Tried at McDonald’s Ireland
Over the winter break, the Michael W Travels family took our first international trip as a family of 4. Our destination was
. Costa Rica
The trip went really well and now we couldn’t wait until our next trip.
During President’s Week, we went on a quick trip to Ireland!
Continue reading $1,381.48 + 57,722 Points=Trip for 4 to Ireland
The Michael W Travels Family recently got back from a quick trip to Ireland.
While I typically try to book our flights with miles and points, due to a cheap fare (and also no award flight availability) I bought the tickets for around $400 each.
At the time of booking I decided to not add Theo on as a lap baby. I figured that I could just add him on after. While this was never an issue while
, this would be a costly error on my part. flying with Lucas as a lap baby Continue reading Ouch! Theo’s Coach Lap Baby Ticket to Ireland Cost $350+!
The other day the Michael W Travels Family flew on Iberia Airlines to Madrid on the way to our final destination, Dublin, Ireland.
I have to say that Iberia did not impress me at all. I felt claustrophobic in the seat and customer service wasn’t great either. The movie options during the flight were crappy too, but at least the meal was tasty although a bit salty!
Soon after taking our seats, I turned around and noticed what might just be the oddest airline passenger that I’ve ever seen on a flight.
Continue reading The Oddest Airline Passenger I’ve Ever Seen
St Paddy’s Day is coming up next week, March 17. To celebrate TravelZoo wants to send you to Ireland.
The prize includes airfare, a hotel stay and car rental among other things. I’ve long wanted to visit Ireland so I’d love to win this prize!
Continue reading Share A St Paddy’s Day Themed Photo, Win A Trip to Ireland!