Yesterday: Sunday in Leopardstown
Yesterday it was Easter Sunday, and everything in Ireland was closed. Today was Easter Monday, a bank holiday, and everything in Ireland was closed except the pubs.
We got a very late start, sleeping until after noon and then having a breakfast of four or five pints of Guinness in the hotel bar before heading into town.
"As not seen on TV"
Bull & Castle, Dublin
Another beer seemed to be in order, so we walked a few blocks to the Porterhouse Temple Bar where we enjoyed their Oyster Stout — yes, it does — and also a pint of their tasty Red Ale.
Porterhouse explain the difference between their beers and others'
The Luas got us back to the hotel by 10:30pm, and after I finish typing this I'll check around the Web to help me decide whether to go to the Jameson Distillery tour or the new Bay Brewpub in Galway tomorrow.
Tomorrow: Rainy Day in Dublin