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    Students all arriving in Vermont before departure.

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    The group in Vermont: excited, nervous, curious about their adventures in Ireland.

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    The kids queueing at the terminal in Vermont. What's to come?

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    The study abroad offices in Vermont.

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    The group before their departure to Ireland - exciting!

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    Students boarding the plane for their trip of a lifetime - life changing for some.

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    The students leave by ferry to England.

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    Very first sightings of the Emerald Isle from the plane.

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    Loading up the cars at Shannon Airport. Check out the lady's amazing outfit in the back.

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    The Shannon Airport in County Clare. Welcome!

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    This is what the front of Trinity College Dublin looked like in 1964.

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    A couple of sound Irish boys running a track race at Trinity College Dublin.

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    A shot of the Capitol Airliner before the students hopped on.

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    The 1964 Dáil Éireann: the principal chamber of the Irish legislature.

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    The students queueing to get the gift of the gab by kissing the Blarney Stone.

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    The Dublin horse show.

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    A shot of the Blarney Castle from 1964.

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    Trip leader John McNichols takes the students on a boat trip to the Aran Islands.

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    The students visit the Aran Islands.

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    This is the hostel the students stayed in while visiting the Aran Islands.

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    Peggy Halpern and Moira Murphy visit the Witch's Kitchen.

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    Nenagh town, Co. Tipperary

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    A photo of O'Connell Street, taken from Nelson's Pillar before it was blown up.

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    Taking a stroll down Merchant's Quay, Cork City.

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    Taking in the lovely Irish countryside.

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