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... the whole place. In no way is that an exaggeration.
Eventually we hopped in the car with Jenny, Ben, and Victoria. We chatted for a bit, said our goodbyes and got dropped off outside of Carlow. At 11:20, we began the hitchhike across Ireland. And at 11:46, we got picked up!
From Carlow, to Portlaoise, to some small town, to Athlone, to Roscommon, to Castlerea, to Ballyma, to Knock, ...
... L stood there gulping in big breaths of the lovely scent, bit like a beached guppy gasping for breath she was, quite embarrassing to a stuffed toy.
A couple more religious complexes I have added to my pilgrimage: I even got my photo taken with a likewise soul, the statue of a pilgrim from early Christian times. I am learning a lot about the lives of these hardworking Christian monks that seem to choose a site then set about building a ...
... had. We (my sister and my mom) swam at about 7:30 in the morning, and we swam once at night with Lynn too. Mom said that we were probably going to sink to the bottom of the pool cause of all the food we have been eating ( and the gelato ), but surprisingly I didn't. Only I did seem to be best at doggy paddling at the moment. I would zoom down the lane! We swam laps for a good while, and raced some, then to the hot tubs for ...
... with meticulous care and work done on the foundations to stabilize them then carefully reconstructed using mortar as near to the original stuff as they could get. One transept has been fully restored and now houses a small museum but it’s not yet open for the season.
At Tarbert we visited a ‘Bridewell’ prison courthouse. This is a particular style of prison named after the one in London. It has only a few cells and there is also a ...
... engineering division is awesome, and I get my own desk with a nameplate, which of course is the most important thing.
After work I drove up around Ballina (the "salmon capital of Ireland") and met friends there. We visited a couple of ruined castles and an amazingly nice Victorian estate, ate fish and chips, and enjoyed the views. The days are long right now. As I write this it's just past 11pm and I guess you could call it dark....
Other places to stay in Castlebar
Lannagh Road, Castlebar | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Station Road, Castlebar | 3 star hotelfrom $78
Castlebar | 3 star hotelfrom $77
Old Westport Road, Castlebar | Hotelfrom $138
Castlebar | 2 star hotelfrom $101