Travel Blogs from Portrush
After having lunch at Chilly McCools we made our way to the Giants causeway. Fortunately for us the weather was just perfect to get a good view of Scotland across the way as well as being able to climb on the rock formations and just enjoy walking around taking in all the scenery. Heading to Belfast to stay in the worlds most frequently bombed hotel, fingers crossed they are losing that ...
... number of other things. It was a really neat setup that reminded us a lot of the Borough Market in London (not sure which came first but I don’t think it’s a coincidence that this one was called the English Market). We were getting there just as it was closing so we didn’t have a chance to tour around too much but we did find a great little chocolate shop so we snagged a few treats and then headed out to find dinner somewhere. On ...
After a long hard Saturday with A late night dance at the local club, Kelly's- I woke up early to get ready for church. There is no mormon church around apart from Belfast and Andy and Frankie were excited I have us go to their church Sunday. So we walked down to their local Presbyterian church. In all honesty it felt like being at aunty Carole's …
... as 1490, but it was in 1608 that they became licensed to distill whiskey. Because it is an active distillery, we weren't allowed to take photographs inside. It was a very informative and tasty tour. We got to sample a 12 year whiskey. They pride themselves on distilling it three times. Nothing goes to waste: sell by products of mashing and fermentation to farmers for feed and after they reuse the barrels three times/30 years, they sell them to ...
... us of home.
We drove down to a tiny (wee) harbour called Ballintoy Harbour. There were large rocks all around and small grassy hills to climb where the grass was particularly spongy to walk on. The waves were coming in with quite a force and they were crashing against the rocks causing huge splashes. We watched for a while and then back in the car again for our last stop Dunluce Castle.
At the castle we again had it all to ourselves. We made use of ...
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