5 Ways to Embarrass Yourself in a Foreign Country

  Stand real close and talk to a foreigner in your expansive American way. True story. It took a few days to realize why they kept backing up and eyeing us with suspicion. Ask them where the restroom is? You’ll get odd looks for sure because each country has their own word for the bathroom. Ireland…

Johnnie Fox’s: The Best Pub In Ireland

Our first night in Ireland, we asked our B&B owner where we could get a good bite to eat. She said over the hill (mind you, that was an understatement) at Johnny Foxes’ Pub. She thought it may be a bit far and then named off a couple other eateries. We chose to go over the hill…to Johnnie Fox’s. As I’ve mentioned…

Driving In Ireland: Scary

What is a writer to do in Ireland? That’s a loaded question. Everything about Ireland insists a story must be told. My first hair-raising experience started with a car…steering wheel on the wrong side of the vehicle…driving on the wrong side of the road…in the middle of Dublin! Enough said? Oh no. I must regale you…