Dublin Daytrip: Exploring the Powerscourt Estate

Dublin Daytrip: Exploring the Powerscourt Estate
... and a famous golf course, but it also has a few things to offer those who are traveling on a budget. First stop should be the Powerscourt waterfall. Pack a picnic from one of the many gourmet shops in Dublin and hop in the rental car heading south into County Wicklow, also called the Garden of Ireland. (Alternatively, there are bus tours of County Wicklow that definitely include the highlights of the Powerscourt Estate). However, with the independence of a rental car you will be free to explore...
August 2nd, 2010 | Jessica Colley | Read More | Comments: 1
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Arizona State Parks – Tonto Natural Bridge a Must-See

... to an observation deck in the creek bottom.  Before you start on the trail visit the observation deck that allows you to overlook the bridge, the waterfall and the creek below.  The Gowan Loop leads down the bank of the creek with several steep flights of steps to an observation deck near the natural bridge’s tunnel.  If you’re adventurous and more importantly sure-footed you can attempt to crawl over the moss-covered rocks that make up the grotto of caves.  This sight is truly magnificent. Only...
August 27th, 2009 | Heather Wright Schlichting | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Arizona, Attractions, Beeline Highway, Family Friendly, hiking, Must-See Sights, Payson, picnic, Scenic & Short Trips, State Park, state parks, Tonto Natural Bridge, waterfall