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Comment #2766709 by Lily

Lily Aug 7th 2014, 8:32 AM #

I like history however I prefer ancient history. Greek, Roman, Inca, Egyption and I like visiting these sites. Taken my kids to gladiator arenas in France and Italy, the old city of Carcassonne.

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    Aug 7th 2014, 8:48 AM

    *Egyptian. Also took my kids to Ils de Saint Marguerite (the place where the man in the iron mask was kept).

    I’ve also taken my kids to Newgrange and Clon mac noise.

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    Aug 7th 2014, 9:23 AM

    Ahhh Lily
    you are spoiling them kids
    any chance you could bring me somewhere
    I never get taken anywhere

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    Aug 7th 2014, 2:32 PM

    My eldest is doing her junior cert next year so its a stay-cation might do Donegal. Other than that save up for 6 years time.. I’m planning on doing the ancient sites in Greece for my 40th, if you are interested?

    Leaving my kids and hubby at home… ;)

    *should add im bringing my mam along it will be her 70th .

    :D

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