Winterfell (Part 1)

I had been to Northern Ireland several times previously so wanted to do something a bit different this time. I found Game of Thrones Tours which brings you to some of the filming locations. The tour departing from Dublin was Winterfell (Belfast departures had a couple other options). The Winterfell tour takes you to a lot of locations from the first season of the show.

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Doolin

After a fantastic wedding and a great time on Achill I drove my tiny car down to Doolin. Tip: Definitely rent the smallest car you can get away with as the roads get really narrow! Also, avoid the roads prefixed with ‘L’ – while pretty they were about the width of a bike path but handle two way traffic.

Doolin

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