Duckett’s Grove in Carlow, Ireland

One of the most beautiful ruins in Ireland, Duckett’s Grove is an 18th century estate in Carlow, Ireland. The Gothic revival style building was built in 1830. It was destroyed by fire in 1933. We stayed the night at Avlon House Bed and Breakfast and I highly recommend it. I think this may be our … Read more

Rafting in Český Krumlov, Czech Republic

Rafting or canoeing down the Vltava River in Český Krumlov is a great way to spend a warm summer day. During the years we lived in Prague, we made this trip three times (in 2012, 2016, and 2018). Located in the South Bohemia region of the Czech Republic, Český Krumlov is approximately a 2.5 hour … Read more