ALL INFORMATION IS TENTATIVE - UPDATED 4-30-04

Intinerary Brochure (pdf File)
Accommodations list for the trip(pdf file)

Scavanger Hunt List (pdf File)

Day 1, May 9
  • Depart United States for Dublin, Ireland
Day 2, May 10
  • Arrive in Dublin
  • Newbridge Farm
  • Malahide Castle
  • Tour of Dublin
  • Stay at Marino Institute
   
Day 3, May 11
  • Guest Speaker: Dr. Joe Mannion from University College Dublin
  • Depart for Trinity College
  • Book of Kells
  • St. Patrick's Cathedral
  • Dublin Castle
  • Depart for Kidare
  • Tour National Stud
  • Japanese Gardens
  • Stay in Michelstown
Day 4, May 12
  • Travel to University College Cork
  • Tour Dairy & Food Science Department
  • Blarney Castle
  • Blarney Woolen Mill
  • Stay the night in Killarney
Day 5, May 13
  • Visit Muckross House and Farm
  • Ring of Kerry & Dingle Pennisula
  • Sheep Farm
  • Overnight at Tralee B & B
Day 6, May 14
  • Ferry across River Shannon
  • Tour Burren
  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Overnight at Lisdoonvarna B & B
Day 7, May 15
  • Depart for Ballintubber
  • Shop in Oranmore & Gallway
  • Tour of Abbey
  • Evening with Host Families
Day 8, May 16
  • Swineford
  • Tour Tom Hennigan Heritage Farm
  • Guided tour of Pilgrim Walk to Croagh Patrick
  • Stay with host families in Ballintubber
Day 9, May 17
  • Turlough House Museum and Shopping in Westport
  • Seminar on Rural Community Development
  • Barbecue and Sciobol entertainment
  • Night with host families in Ballintubber
Day 10, May 18
  • Potatoe Famine Museum
  • Strokestown
  • Leave for Enniskillen, Northern Ireland
  • Necarne Equestrian Center & tour Enniskillen College
  • Loughry College, Cookstown
Day 11, May 19
  • Food Processing at Loughry College
  • Lecture on International Marketing (WalMart and ALDI)
  • Barbecue at Loughry College
Day 12, May 20
  • Bushmill's Cistillery
  • Giants Causeway
  • Night at Loughry College
Day 13, May 21
  • Visit Greenmount Hill Farm (Sheep and Suckler Cows)
  • Leave for Ulster American Folk Park, Omagh
  • Evening at Loughry College
Day 14, May 22
  • Visit Tesco Store in Dungannon
  • Depart for Belfast
  • Tour Belfast and Shop
  • Return to Loughry College
Day 15, May 23
  • Ferry to Scotland
  • City Tour of Glasglow
  • Stay at Sandyford Hotel
Day 16, May 24
  • Leave for Loch Lomand
  • Lighthouse Fish Farm Tour, Inverary
  • Lunch at Loch Fyne Oyster Bar
  • Visit Iverary Castle
  • Depart for Oban
  • Guest Speaker: Donald Harrision, Overview of Scottish Agriculture
  • Stay in Oban
   
Day 17, May 25
  • Ferry to Mull Island
  • Cross to Iona Island watch crofting and tour Abbey
  • Tour Low Lying Farm
  • Overnight in Oban
   
Day 18, May 26
  • Tour Glenstrae Estate
  • Tour Stirling Castle
  • Overnight in Edinburgh
   
Day 19, May 27
  • Free Day in Edinburgh
  • Edinburgh Castle and Shopping
  • Stay the night in Edinburgh
   
Day 20, May 28
  • Travel to Dumfries
  • Tour Castlehill Farm and visit Osborne Family
  • Travel the Lake District
  • Arive in Liverpool, England
   
Day 21, May 29
  • Depart for Birningham & Stratford on Avon
  • Arrive in Bath
   
Day 22, May 30
  • Attend Music Festival
  • Free Day in Bath
   
Day 23, May 31
  • Tour of Stonehedge
  • Arrive in Gilford
  • Tour of Royal Horticultural Gardens
  • Stay in the Averard Hotel in London
   
Day 24, June 1
  • Tour Wiblemdon
  • Double Decker Bus Tour of London
  • Play "We Will Rock You"
  • Lodging at Averard Hotel
   
Day 25, June 2
  • Free Day in London
  • Stay in Averard Hotel
  • Program Ends
   
Day 26, June 3
  • Depart for London Airport

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