Travel Blogs from Glenties
... into the hostel and this lovely guy checked me in. I'm staying at the chain of Paddy's here. I stayed at the Derry one the other week.
I checked into Facebook then.
Only to see a status by my fave musican ever, Colm Keegan. It read: "Back in Dublin this week doing a few gigs and then a couple in Glasgow next week".
My dearest Colm. Thankyou for the most useless piece of information ever given.
A few gigs in ...
... talking and he was from Dooblin. That's where he said he was from anyway. I think he meant Dublin but yeah.
But I won't be mean about the accent...it's pretty. Irish accents are. Some of them.
He was genuinely so so nice, and easy to talk to. And so quick at getting up on a board!
I got jealous ha.
And I would have said he was quite cute too, but ...
... needed to set up camp first, and the one and only Richie Fitzgerald! Took me down to a free camp spot just near the beach.
When I was setting up, the bunch of lads from right next to me came back to the campsite.
And I had friends. They were all around 16-19(+13) <- that looks like a maths equation. But they were so friendly!! And they said they were about to go in for a surf.
Not a blog entry as per say, just going to mention that you meet some characters in hostels and even the owners of the hostels are great!
Taking the **** out of the customers and not insulting them is wonderful! Especially when you speak Irish not English!
And sorry for taking so long to upload blogs…I have a word document that is currently sitting on over 5,000 words of entries that I haven’t uploaded because the internet is slow. And ...
Before I travelled, I never understood when people said ‘it brings me alive’.
Heck, I still might not. I’m more tired than I’ve ever been in my life, but I know the meaning. The ‘on-top-of-the-world’ feeling.
I surfed back home, not well, but enough to be fun.
And today Sebastian and I were conquering the West Irish coast.
Well, we were getting a lesson in Bundoran so we didn’t kill ourselves.
We got there early ...