Dublin is about 65 miles west of Tullamore. Anita & Mike took a day trip there.
Dublin hop on/off bus
As always, the hop-on, hop-off bus was the best way to get an overview of the city.
Dublin skyline, cranes
Dublin is booming! It easily had twice as many construction
cranes as downtown San Diego, which has about 20.
Irish president's house - Dublin
Mary McAleese is serving her 2nd 7-year term at the Irish "White House" in Phoenix Park.
Guiness factory showcase
Nowadays you tour a mockup of the Guinness beer factory with old equipment and video footage of the real thing.
Guinness sky bar
You get a great view from the Guinness sky bar.
Mike drinks pint of Guinness
Best part: Mike enjoys a complimentary pint of Guinness.

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