GymMapStics

Traveling the world one gymnastics meet at a time

Baltics and Back to Ireland

Hello dear reader! Aka Mom. How are you? It’s been a while so let’s pick up where we left off.

Ireland: The Burren, Aran Islands, and Donegal

I continued my Irish adventures through Galway, the Aran Islands, and Donegal, among other places. 

Ireland: Dublin, Cork, Blarney, and Kerry

I became an Irish citizen only in the past year and figured I should actually spend some time there.

I Can Compete for Ireland or How I Got an EU Passport As an American

If I were to somehow unlock some sort of athletic ability I did not know I had, I could do gymnastics for Ireland. Tragically, I lack any sort of hand eye coordination and reached a gymnastics plateau fifteen years ago but here’s a breakdown of the  definitely long but not so arduous process of getting an…

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Castle in Ireland
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The Cliffs of Moher, Beer, and More Beer

I made a quick trip to Ireland in between Krakow and Edinburgh, during which I checked a few more attractions off my list and of course, drank some beer. 

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Five Desserts in Five Countries

A wise man once said life is short, eat dessert first. Or someone just wrote that on a piece of sketch paper, drew some colorful swirlies around it, uploaded it to Pinterest, and attributed it to an old deceased person. Desserts provide important insight into the culture of a location but more importantly, calories consumed…

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