Malahide Castle, County Dublin

After spending a dream-like night in Howth, I hopped on the train to another explore another of Dublin County’s little seaside towns. Malahide is connected via DART, and is only twenty minutes on the train from Tara Station in the heart of Dublin, which made it a perfect little afternoon trip. The main attraction is Malahide Castle, located just a…
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The Weekly

This week has absolutely flown by! I was busy sending transcripts and researching courses, and before I knew it Friday night had already come and gone. That meant that most of my week was pretty unremarkable, but I still managed to squeeze in a little fun here and there. I’ve mostly enjoyed catching up with some of my friends before…
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Daytrip to Howth Village, Dublin

I packed up an overnight bag and headed to Howth. It’s an amazingly simple trip – I bought a return ticket from the machine at Tara Station for six euros, and thirty minutes later my train chugged into the little seaside station. In Scots, there’s actually a word to describe the type of weather that greeted me: smirr. Like the eskimos with…
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Third Day Hair

Does anyone else kind of hate styling their hair all the time? For special occasions, I love it. But having to repeat the same steps day in and day out becomes such a chore. Whenever I’m traveling, the last thing I want to do is spend thirty minutes in my hotel room fixing my hair instead of being out exploring.…
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