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... the lighthouse.
It stands above a beach the stretches for miles to the north.
The main draw card to Dunskey Gardens and Maze is a charming
18th century walled garden that has been revitalised and replanted
in recent years. The gardens also has glasshouses, built in Victorian times. I
took myself on a quick walk around, but returned to the tearoom for the start of
the tour ...
... and got a pastry to eat. All the locals assumed we were going on the walk and told us how well marked the trail is which is reassuring but the winds were not. At 7am it is still dark until about 8:30am, we found a pub/bnb that was doing breakfast while we waited for the sun to come up, everyone coming in and out was fascinated by what we were planning to do. Finally it was time to set off we walked to the start already getting blown sideways to look up at what looked like ...
... lady was lovely she took us to our rooms. There were stairs to climb. We settled in and then she gave us the info we needed. I showered then settled in and then slept. I didn't unpack much so packing for tomorrow should be straightforward. Thank you Lord for bringing us safely to Belfast. Thank you for protecting us on the bus, ferry and taxi. Thank you for providing us with good weather. The shower to cool our bodies and the sun to warm it up. Lord ...
Irish Sea crossing
The ferry can transport semi trucks, cars, and passengers across to Northern Ireland in about 2 hours. The place has a large lounge in the front of the ship with a coffee bar, a quiet lounge for those who wish to recline in chairs and sleep or read, a video gambling room, a video gaming room, a nice restaurant, a tiny gift shop, and a small movie theatre. ...
... our table who turned out to be a photographer, who was heading to South Africa shortly.. to photograph action at the World Cup! Lucky guy. We got a good laugh when we found out he was a professional photographer.. after we had been bragging about how good a photographer our brother was..
Dinner itself included a superb seafood appetizer platter and a perfectly done beef tenderloin, each piece carved ...