With as often as my family visits Ireland, we’ve learned a thing or two about packing for and dealing with wet weather. I was thrilled to be interviewed for this article by Colleen Lanin for Today (Show) Travel.
Creator of the Ireland with Kids website, Jody Halsted, says, “There is a saying in Ireland that goes, If the Irish waited on the weather they would be forever waiting.” When traveling somewhere that gets a lot of rain, like Ireland, Halsted advises, “The best thing you can do is just realize that you will likely have some rainy days and pack for them. Pack a weather resistant jacket and shoes, extra socks and an umbrella that will condense down to pocket size.”
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And check out Ireland With Kids for my favorite rain gear for travel (to Ireland or anywhere else).