Many people don't know it, but Disney actually runs quite the extensive travel business. It's not just the well-loved resort parks such as Disneyworld and Disneyland. The company also arranges vacation packages around the globe. Of particular interest for people who want to head to Ireland and explore their heritage is the Disney tour of Ireland. One of the great things about these trips is that you don't have to worry about planning out a daily itinerary, since all of it is done for you. Below is a list of some of the cool things you are going to see.
The Book Of Kells
The Book Of Kells is an illuminated manuscript. It is a Latin version of the Gospels. The book features famous scrollwork and ornate calligraphy. The manuscript was the work of monks. It features amazing illustrations of saints, animals, as well as the detailed scrollwork and knotwork. The book is housed in Trinity College in Dublin.
Tour Of Guinness
While you're in Dublin you are also going to get a chance to tour the world famous St. James' Gate Brewer. If you're a lover of beer, then this is a definite don't miss spot. You will get a guided tour of the brewery and also get to sample the beer.
The Irish National Stud
Horseracing is very important in Ireland, and many great horses come from this thoroughbred farm. It's on the way up to your trip to see the Rock of Cashel. Even if you are not a horse racing fanatic, it is beautiful to see so many majestic horses up close.
Rock Of Cashel
This is a historic castle that used to be the high seat of Ireland. The kings of Munster (a province of Ireland) were there until the Normal Invasion disrupted island during the early 12th century.
Stay At Dromland Castle
One of the really cool things about a Disney adventure vacation is that you get to stay in an actual castle. Dromoland castle now functions as a hotel, and it also has a world glass golf course. You will enjoy sleeping in a castle—it's truly a once-in-a-lifetime treat. While you're at the castle, you can get a detailed, private tour of the place and also see a very fun exhibition of "birds of prey." You will see how falconers used these birds in the past to assist with hunting.
The Cliffs Of Moher
Finally, you are going to get to get an up close view of the Cliffs of Moher. This is a sheer cliff that overlooks the sea. There are tour guides that take you safely around the edge. While you're in the area, you will also get a change to view a real working farm. The framers will show guests how the pigs are fed and how lambs are treated.
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