Monday, August 25, 2008

Our Trip, Pt. 4 - Cork and the Wedding

Driving through southwestern Ireland, from Dublin to Cork

City of Cork, town square

On a bridge over the Lee River

A little Irish Whiskey before dinner

At dinner

An old church near our bed and breakfast

The Lee River, the next morning

Town Square

The English Market

Some Irish ice cream before heading out of town

Driving west to County Limerick

We met up with my parents in Newcastle West

The River Deel

My Dad and Cousin Sarah at Lydia and Matt's rehearsal dinner

The rehearsal dinner

The next morning we headed over to the nearby town of Askeaton

Desmond Castle in Askeaton

With our tour guide at the castle, Anthony Sheehy

After the castle we headed over to an old monastery

Franciscan Abbey

Springfield Castle, site of cousin Lydia and Matt's wedding

The castle grounds...

Kate in part of the castle

Mom and Connor

Mom and Dad, looking very royal

Kate with Sarah, Dave and Connor

Matt and Lydia with their wedding party

Mom and I

Me and the star of the show

Cutting a rug at the reception

The tired dancers

Back on the road, driving through a mini-flood on the way to Dublin