An Cruiscin Lan Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... down anything for over a week starting from today, so now you’re trying your best to think of everything over the past 9 days as youj’re on the bus back from Galway the following week (so next weekend, after st patricks day, when you literally got the LAST seat on the bus after Bridgie drove like a Nascar speedracer around Galway, ha) so, this is my best at recollecting the past including Saturday so here we go!
Saturday was relaxing, and oh poor John Burke! ...
... just NOT that fancy), we drove to the Cliffs of Moher. Guaranteed you've seen photos or you've been there. Harry potter fans? The cave that Harry and Dumbledore go in to look for horcruxes. And if you're not? It's those giant cliffs you've seen before. Pictures below. We walked around for probably a couple of hours. It is just amazing. Truly amazing. After the cliffs, we went to the nearby town of ...
... and emergency rescue dogs and of course the people watching. The parade in Dublin is nothing special in comparison to the St. Patricks Day parades that take place in America....go figure!
After the first few days in Dublin we took a road trip out to the west coast. Ireland is a pretty small island nation (you can go from coast to coast in just a few hours), but the west coast is very different than the east coast. The Burren, the ...
... The Front Door, and The Spanish Arch Hotel. All very authentic Irish pubs with small stools, dark, dungy decor, friendly people, and lots of beers. Howevvvvver, I must say one thing I'm disappointed in the bars is instead of cool, different European craft beers Neil and I wanted to try, all we keep seeing on taps are Budweiser, Heineken, Coors Light and even Miller Light! Yuck! Lucky for us there's plenty of Guinness :)
... more about 200. We ended up waiting in line for about 45 minutes slowly progressing up stairs and up the tower onto the top. We passed the time by discussing kissing strategies and offering 2€ for someone to lick it. If you don't know what the Blarney Stone is, legend has it that if you kiss it you will get the 'gift of the gab' for 7 years. To kiss it however, you have to lie on your back, hold onto two bars and bend backwards while lowering yourself to kiss it. ...