Travel Blogs from Downpatrick
... was some good fun. After that, thought, I had to rush back to the hostel to watch the Fightin' Irish take on the Trojans to complete our undefeated season and win a spot in Miami for the BCS National Championship. I can't believe we're going to the championship!!! Nobody on the volleyball team understood my excitement about American football, especially the French guys who heard the American pronunciation of Notre ...
Ok here's the update...
Yesterday (Saturday) we set off about 10.15 am and headed out for
Ardglass. 34.6 NM later we arrived..that's it!
Ok there was a bit more...It was pretty wild when we left Bangor, about a 7
gusting 8 (the weather forecast said 56mph). We only put the engine on for
fifteen minutes, then sails up and away, but within a few moments we realized we
were overpowered. So everything ...
... the next two nights with a friend who is part of a Catholic group that works with Protestants for Christian unity in Belfast. This group is a sister-group of Saint Paul's Outreach (SPO), a group that I am part of at the U of M. It was through SPO that I learned about Friends of Saint Patrick, so it is incredible how these networks have intertwined and given me so many great opportunities.
I'm really excited because my mom and sister ...
... to take on the storm. Then we realized how much rain was anticiapted as we saw it in the distance, and we decided to head to shore. We made it safely, and pretty dry. We then tied up the boats and said hello to some friends. It was then time to get ready for Basil's event.
Basil was kind enough to show us around the Northern part of Northern Ireland. We saw so many castles and even went to an island where we had some soup and coffee. We ...
... year old bar, the Dufferin Arms. They invited me to go sailing with them next Saturday. Their yacht club has a race next Saturday, so I’m going to be on the crew for the race!
Today we went to Giants Causeway and drove along the north coast. We even walked across a rope bridge that was 100+ feet above rocks and water. It was quite thrilling as the bridge was swaying in the wind.
Tonight we met up ...
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