I was watching the weather to make sure we had good weather since the trip would go rain or shine. There was no way I wanted to get there and find it was raining. There was always the chance but luckily you could wait until the day before to book a trip.
We had great weather and the Cliffs were overrun with people. The interpretive center reminded me of a hobbit house the way it was built into the side of the hill. It is a good size building with a two floors with a restaurant being on the second floor all within a hill.
When I invited people to celebrate my birthday with me in Dublin, I was encouraged to see Newgrange. One of my goals is to see all the archaeological sites that I can – no small feat. There are so many listed on the UNESCO World Heritage site it is amazing. Needless to say Ireland has lots of history, it is my heritage even if I am Canadian and I was not missing this. We did not have the same tour guide that we had for the stone circles of Avesbury so we had to find another.
When we arrived in Dublin, I let Magpie know which places I wanted for us to go to and let the choice of which order be his. I am not so sure, that receiving the gift of gab first, was the way to go, knowing him.