Diamond Coast Hotel
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... saw Our Lady (Mary, Jesus' mother) in 1879 on the back wall of the church. It was my first visit to a Marian apparition sight. Today we visited Croagh Patrick, a mountain that tradition says that St Patrick had a 40 day retreat on the summit in the 400s. It was raining, windy and cold so we didn't climb it. This evening we went to a performance of Handel's Messiah. Such beautiful music! I travel to Dublin tomorrow and fly home on ...
... flowers on the altar. My next spot was a forest walk in Slishwood and with the help of amazing modern technology Austin was able to join me virtually for a section of the walk along the lake edge. - so special.... A red robin accompanied me for a while flitting silently from bush to bush. The autumn tones were just starting to adorn the trees and then moss and ferns were a rich green. So beautiful. ...
... and finally arrived.
Boarding had not commenced and there was a queue but we went straight to the front as we had priority. Climbing the steps of the plane we giggled when we compared the current time with the time boarding closed and realised how close we had cut it.
On arrival at little Knock airport we collected our hire car and Marg drove us to our hotel in Sligo - a straight ...
... to check that Naomi (our Tomtom) hadn't had too much Baileys. All was good so we continued west through a scattering of country towns. There were various statues of Mary along the way, including some very impressive monuments to the year of Mary in 1954. Our Lady of the Roundabout as seen in Mark and Bern's blog remains elusive and part of the goal of this pilgrimage, I mean birthday sojourn. As we drove through some cute towns, we noticed there were often large flocks of black birds ...
... buried her standing up at the ready for battle. Archaeologists believe it may really date back to 3000 BC, but who is to say that Queen Maeve was not tucked into an existing monument? It is considered bad luck to remove a stone from the cairn, and good luck to take one up the hill with you to deposit on it.
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One of our included suppers at our ...