Tuesday, July 30, 2013

The Last Day

On the last day of our trip, we visited Kilkenny, which Rick Steves says is "often called Ireland's finest medieval town."  While wandering into town we noticed this little eatery with a great name:
Crazy though it may seem, we did not avail ourselves of the sandwiches.

Kilkenny has a picturesque castle:
Front View
Back  View
Paul made friends with Indiana Jones:
We also saw quite a few bookmakers in Ireland.  At first I was all "that's so awesome, look at all these small independent book making shops!"  But then I realized I didn't quite understand the meaning of the term 'bookmaker':
We decided to enjoy one last kebab as dinner for the train ride back to Dublin:
where we were greeted by the friendly cat residing in the Airbnb place in which we were staying.  He made himself right at home in our room: