Flynn's Shannon Key West Hotel
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... the week and it celebrates the role Foynes played as the last stop on the Atlantic route from New York to Southampton. They have a full scale faithful recreation of a Boeing 314, the flying boat that PanAm used to open up the world. There is a fantastic collection of memorabilia and displays in the museum which is in the terminal building and control tower from the 1930's and 40's.
So, a water landing was ...
... probably a very cold and fairly damp house. When we arrive home (always assuming it is still standing after storm Rachel) fires and electric blanket will go on immediately to try and air/warm the place......The unpacking (apart from the bare essentials) and the mountain of dirty clothes to wash will wait till tomorrow though......a visit to our local and a glass of red will prevail......this is Sunday after all!
... feet below.
The standard tour areas let you walk up to the middle, a very concrete side walk experience, which sufficed ... but you could say we wanted Moher. So we found a path heading north that took you along the very edge of the cliffs with nothing in the way. Tried to capture some of the wind with videos so we'll share those when we're back home as they might not show up on the blog. We took a lot of great photos ...
... ice cream as we had
a taste of some different and delicious flavours such as Brown bread and sea
salt (which I purchased - it was that good). Briony tried the Gin which had
about 70% Gin in it! Ha ha she didn’t buy that one. But no Dingle is very
famous for it’s dolphin Funghi. The short is Funghi escaped a London aquarium
and wound up off the coast near Dingle. Dingle was a small fishing community so
when this dolphin would appear in the same spot ...
... to many highlights to list, just thrilled to have had the opportunity to experience everything we did from start to finish, ups and downs and everything in between, but certainly in no hurry to look at hostelbookers.com any time soon. Looking forward to seeing everyone again, but sad to have to finish. Might put up a highlights entry, but don't hold your breath. Thanks for reading, and adios, arriverderci, asta la vista, ciao, au revoir, it's been a ...