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Travel Blogs from Killybegs
Another overcast and wet day on the west coast of Ireland. Travelled firstly to the Cliffs of Moher which are high cliffs on the Atlantic coast. Unfortunately visibility was reduced to almost nil. Nextly drove through limestone district of Burren ...
... into the hostel and this lovely guy checked me in. I'm staying at the chain of Paddy's here. I stayed at the Derry one the other week.
I checked into Facebook then.
Only to see a status by my fave musican ever, Colm Keegan. It read: "Back in Dublin this week doing a few gigs and then a couple in Glasgow next week".
My dearest Colm. Thankyou for the most useless piece of information ever given.
A few gigs in ...
... him my blog link and he is probably reading this - in fact I'm sure he is - so that wouldn't be at all strange. But he was...shh.
I actually dragged myself away from the waves just to get his email. But before we walked up the stupidly steep hill we found this gorgeous blue deep lagoon looking thing. It was actually the ocean still but it was like swimming in heaven. It was so nice! I wish I had my ...
... in to town to get mine in the hope that I would be in before they got out
It was very similar to my board at home. Also got a very think wetsuit, which is good in the water but impossible to get on. And a pair of booties.
I must have looked like a right dag carrying a board on my head from the center of town to Tullen Strand.
But where I was camped was worth it.
Not a blog entry as per say, just going to mention that you meet some characters in hostels and even the owners of the hostels are great!
Taking the **** out of the customers and not insulting them is wonderful! Especially when you speak Irish not English!
And sorry for taking so long to upload blogs…I have a word document that is currently sitting on over 5,000 words of entries that I haven’t uploaded because the internet is slow. And ...