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... to the centre of Derry and took a stroll round the City Walls in the sunshine. We got some good views across the city and the river and looked at all the cannons and nice big buildings in the area. Found a small cafe called Molly's in a nice courtyard where we got some brunch.
Back in the car and we headed back to Belfast to get the ferry. We arrived with an hour to spare so went to the Docks for a wander round and got an ice cream before heading back to the ...
... dead with flowers and plaques, rather than murals on buildings. And the Irish flag was flown everywhere. In any case, it was a very powerful day. Very humbling. And it made us realize how lucky we are to live in the US of A. Of course there are worse places, much worse, than Northern Ireland. And most of it is lovely. Brian did say that more and more families these days are just like "who cares?" And not involved in any of it. But the "mafias" still have a large presence ...
... and you lose some!
I have also indulged in probably a few too many tasty dinners and treats from some local places. Of course, I did the typical tourist thing and took photos of all the delicious meals :)
My favorite restaurant in Belfast so far is Made in Belfast. All their is sourced from Northern Ireland, and tastes amazing. The ...
... so far), some with notes like 'rock paintings' and 'cave stream' to remind us why we tabbed a seemingly inconsequential river or a village in the middle of nowhere. The four (yes four!) guide books we have devoured over the past six months have given us plenty of food for thought. I have learnt about Maori culture, Kauri trees, volcanoes, whales, wine, bungy jumping, glow worms, waterfalls, the list is endless. If we get to do and see ...
... owner) and over coffee and scones and cream we talked away. Then the ph went and we were told, the test kitchen is ready for us, so we all went and saw what they were cooking up and tasted and commented. This company produces ready to cook meals of all types, lamb, beef, chicken, turkey and pork. The tasting was fun, liked most of it but not all. They were working on serving sizes while we were there. Not what I expected to be ...
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