Travel Blogs from Clifden
With no rooster to wake us up, we slept in until 7:00! We had a different Irish breakfast this morning: smoked salmon and scrambled eggs. It was very tasty and the salmon very fresh. Being the only ones in the dining room gave us an opportunity to tall to Micah and Kathleen, the owners. They own a sheep farm and also raise Connemara horses. The …
Today we bid goodbye to Bruckless, County Donegal. We enjoyed our breakfast with Peter and Mary Ann and two golfers from the states. (They were golfing every day during their 10 day holiday. They said the courses were excellent.). We asked Peter several things about Ireland since they used to live here. First, what do they do with all the sheep? Is …
Driving to Clifden from Cong.
Connemara national forest
Connemara ponies are famous for white
Some jokes from our tour guide:
(maybe just the punchlines!)
How would you like to be buried with my family?
(this is how a shy man of few words might propose marriage)
You can't drink and drive in Ireland - ya spill it!
Rather go ...
... And with that sunny weather, it was really enjoyable. It was March in Ireland and I just wore a pullover…unbelievable!! When the weather is not good, Connemara looks sad area, but when the weather is sunny, it is an explosion of colors and it is gorgeous. It is one of the most beautiful area I have never visited.
The funny story with this escapade was that we just realized before arriving at the half of the loop that 16 km was ...
... Too bad we didn't eat dinner! My night ended early round 130! Our rooms are right above the kitchen or the "dance floor" apparently there was a big ass party people were dancing on the tables and screaming till 6 am and I heard none of it!!!
Yesterday we did NOTHING! I actually felt a little guilty because when I woke up the sun was shining and life was good! But we were all feeling pretty poorly went for lunch came back finished my book and had ...