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Ireland 2007: Day One Arrival


Greetings to everyone back home! All 48 travelers arrived in at Shannon Airport this AM (6:10am to be precise) and had our first day of sightseeing. Although one bag decided to go directly to Dublin and we are awaiting its return to our group.

Special thanks to Alumni Chaplain Fr. Genaro who greeted about 30 of us as we departed from Stonehill's campus on a courtesy shuttle to the airport. He offered a special blessing and provided us each with a St. Patrick prayer card.

Check in for our Aer Lingus flight went smoothly and our flight left Logan at 7:25pm. The overnight flight left a number of us weary so we made an extra stop in Limerick to grab some breakfast (and caffeine). Although we were most of the folks up and about at 8:00am in the town as the photos will show .


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