First Trip to Northern Ireland—Our Blog Post of the Week

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IES Abroad
April 10, 2015


Northern Ireland over spring break? It’s easy to do when you’re studying abroad in Dublin. When Margaret Anderle’s (Dublin, Spring 2015) dad came to visit, the two left Dublin, heading north to explore the cities, towns, and beautiful coastline and countryside of both Northern Ireland and the bordering region of the Republic of Ireland.

In our Blog Post of the Week, Maragaret and her dad covered hundreds of miles in the region, and got to explore (among other places) Giant’s Causeway, County Sligo, and Belfast. They also took a hike up to a waterfall that inspired the W.B. Yeats poem, “Stolen Child.”

Where the wandering water gushes,
From the hills above Glen-Car…

Read more and see Margaret’s beautiful photos here.

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