Have you ever tried Blackcurrant cordial? I have, and I absolutely love it. It tastes like sweet berries and a sour lemon mixed together. We decided to make it because the place we are staying at has a blackcurrant bush so Mikhaila and I went
Since I really wanted to try interesting foods in Ireland, my mom went to the store and bought black and white puddings, which are made of pork meat and fat, oatmeal, other spices, and (only in the black pudding) BLOOD! In the package, they
I’m not sure about you, but I always visualized the Blarney Stone as being a huge rock in the middle of a field surrounded by tourists. Maybe looking something like this (but with more tourists): But what the Blarney Stone actually looks like is this:
We got out of bed excited to go to the Cliffs of Moher which is a beautiful place where you can see the North Atlantic Ocean and gigantic cliffs as far as the eye can see. You can also walk, hike, eat, sleep and many more
Today we visited the Blarney Castle and Gardens to kiss the Blarney Stone. Our visit was divided into three parts. First, we took a walk through a lovely forest that had beautiful tall trees, as well as a fern garden and a horse graveyard. Next,
Saturday We woke up the second morning north of the city of Limerick. We got out of bed got ready and had breakfast. After breakfast we said goodbye to our new friends, who were off to their summer vacation in the south of Ireland. We decided
Limerick Sat. July 19 Last night we went to the town of Limerick to see a limerick writing competition. There were more than 40 competitors there who read out their limericks. Unfortunately, we weren’t able to hear all of them but we arrived to find
Note to our subscribers…we have been having some difficulties with our automatic posting, so please do check the blog for Mikhaila and Zoe’s posts. After a fairly uneventful 6 hour flight we arrived in Dublin at approximately 11am, cleared customs (so far most friendly
Today is Thursday the 17 and our last day in Dublin. We left our luggage in the hostel and walked to Dublin Castle to start our walking tour. Our guide was a lovely Irish lady named Lisa. She walked us to some famous places in
Today was our second day in Dublin, Ireland. Today we left the city and went on a 9 and a half hour bus tour to the city of Kilkenny, stopping in other small towns along the way. Our tour guide on the bus was a
Our flight left Toronto on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 11:10 P.M. On our flight, they surprisingly gave us dinner and breakfast. We did not get much sleep on the flight, but it still seemed to pass quickly. I thought the landing was interesting. At first,
When we started our planning 4 years ago, leaving for our trip seemed like a long, looong way away. However, over the past year it has felt as though time is accelerating, and we feel that we still have so much more to do before
Hi! And welcome to our upcoming and future global family field trip blog! We are extremely excited to share our adventures, tips, and tricks as a family on the adventure of a lifetime. Stay tuned…our full launch is set for July 2014!
Hi! This is where you’ll find all the latest and greatest stories and memories from Zoe on her round-the-world adventure. We’re still getting set up, but posting will begin soon!
Hi! This is where you’ll find all the latest and greatest stories and memories from Mikhaila on her round-the-world adventure. We’re still getting set up, but posting will begin soon!