Back From Ireland

2015-08-27 13.15.31

It’s done. Vacation over. Since I’m writing this from work, I guess I can tell it really is. I came back from my wonderful trip to the US last tuesday, but I left the day after for a getaway in Ireland. You know, I had the rest of the week off work and it seemed to me like a waste spending it home. So I headed to my favorite European Country.

Besides, I didn’t even had to pay for an accommodation. I was guest of one of my oldest and dearest friends, who’s been living there for twelve years now. I stayed at her house in Sword, a nice little village close to the airport.

This was my fifth time in Dublin (it feels like home now) so I took it very easy, ’cause I didn’t have to go visit anything. I just had a couple of strolls around the city center, and went visit Dalkey, which is a cute little town south of Dublin, with a nice little castle and a hill from which you can get a wonderful view of all the Dublin Bay.

Other than that, I spent the rest of the time hanging out around the village (it’s growing fast by the way, it’s getting a little town) where I found a great pub and found out Guinness has produced a new kind of beer, the Hop House. Try it if you get the chance, it’s excellent. That aside, as always I spent some time admiring the real Irish star. The sky. I think everyone should see the Irish sky at least once in a lifetime. No words to describe it.

I have to say it’s been a great getaway. But now I have to go back to my ordinary life. Cause I got one if you’re wondering. I’ve been asked if I even work, several times this month. I do. I guess I can say I’m lucky to have a good job which leaves me enough time to have some vacations from time to time.

That said, I’ll leave you to my last pictures and you’ll be hearing from me soon probably, cause I think I got plenty of things to write about after this beautiful month of August. Take it easy!


I took these while heading to the supermarket. Here’s what it’s like the Irish weather. In three minutes: wind, rain and wind, rain and sun together, a rainbow, then quiet again. Just awesome.

2015-08-27 18.31.47


2015-08-27 18.42.12

2015-08-27 18.39.22



2015-08-27 14.47.28

2015-08-27 13.28.44

2015-08-27 12.58.032015-08-27 13.16.402015-08-27 15.01.55


2015-08-29 14.36.28

2015-08-29 12.35.30

2015-08-29 12.38.02

2015-08-29 12.39.37

2015-08-29 14.29.14

2015-08-29 14.29.20

John Reese


About Gianluca8675

I'm an Atypical Italian Traveler, born and raised in Rome. View all posts by Gianluca8675

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s


L'unica regola del viaggio è: non tornare come sei partito. Torna diverso.


by Elenalucia

viviana vialetto

travel . learn . share


Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don't be sorry. -Jack Kerouak

Viaggiando con Bea

E' bello raccontarvi dei miei viaggi e dei miei esperimenti tra i fornelli

RomExperience Travel Blog

Blog di viaggi con partenza Roma e destinazione Mondo

Sotto il cielo delle Ande

Un viaggio in Sudamerica con un romanzo nello zaino

I'll B right back

Prima o poi intanto vado!!

Guardando il cielo

La vita è troppo breve per sprecarla a realizzare i sogni degli altri. (Oscar Wilde)

Pochi spicci e una cartina

Due universitari e un "mondo" da imparare

Mi viaggio

Dobbiamo andare e non fermarci mai finché non arriviamo. Per andare dove amico? Non lo so, ma dobbiamo andare. - J. kerouac -

LG Studio - Foto di Viaggio e per passione.

Racconti fotografici di viaggio. Esperienze, impressioni, itinerari e consigli per sognare un po'.


curiosità & cultura

Interviste dal Mondo

“Quando ero giovane, mi esercitavo sempre mezz’ora al giorno. A volte riuscivo a credere anche a sei cose impossibili prima di colazione” - Lewis Carroll



%d bloggers like this: