We first visited in 2008 - my girls were so little!
The blue skies didn't stay long - soon they were overcast and chilly winds blew in with icy rain following behind.
This year we are hoping for nice weather as exploring the Wicklow Mountains and the Valley Between the Two Lakes is on our itinerary!
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Owned and managed by , most know #KnappogueCastle has Medieval Banquets in the evening.
But few know that you can stay in the Castle State Rooms! I am so excited to share our stay at this historic castle!
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Learn more about State Room Accommodations at Knappogue Castle: http://www.shannonheritage.com/DaytimeAttractions/KnappogueCastleWalledGarden/KnappogueCastleStateRoomAccommodation/
We will also visit #BlarneyCastle & Gardens for the very first time!
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Day 3 of our Ireland trip takes us back to a couple places she doesn't remember- and places my youngest has never been.
The #RockOfCashel and #CahirCastle in County Tipperary are both magnificent sites that I am excited to return to!
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Go 'Up North' to #Hayward #Wisconsin !
Where else can you climb inside a 2 story Muskie?
Or see a wildlife museum inside a bar?
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- Family RamblingFamily Travel Authority, 2005 - present
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In 2010 Jody launched FamilyRambling®, a website designed to inspire family travel, provide tips to make it easier and share first hand trip reports.
In 2011 Jody began sharing her love of family travel in Ireland by launching Ireland With Kids, a website designed to promote family travel in the Emerald Isle.
Jody also writes for various online and print publications.
Jody is active in social media, which helps her assist traveling families- no matter where they virtually hang out.
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