Dublin, Ireland

Mount students typically travel to Dublin in the fall semester of odd years

Cheers from Cork!

What weather to explore Cork… The train stopped at exactly 12:03 p.m. Out from Cork Kent station, I along with two other guys stepped into what felt like a torrential downpour. When we planned our last-minute trip to Cork, we unfortunately did not take into account the 100% chance of […]

Pubs, Pints, and Poets

My recent adventure in Dublin took me to the Literary Pub Crawl, where I got to enjoy a couple pints whilst soaking in more of the city’s literary history. I went on yet another dreary Dublin day. Rain was coming down in buckets that afternoon and I was worried that I’d […]

From Dublin to Edinburgh, and Back Again

Hello everyone! Last weekend, I took a trip to Scotland’s capital, Edinburgh. The city is divided into two parts: Old Town and New Town. I knew exactly when I left New Town and entered Old Town because Edinburgh’s Old Town looks like a Guillermo del Toro film set with its […]

Hello from Howth!

View of Dublin Bay from the southern side of Howth!   Just northeast of the center of Dublin, there sits an ultra-wealthy yet publicly accessible community called Howth. I decided to visit with some friends one day after getting suggestions from my homestay family along with having the excuse to […]