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Holiday! Having wangled the day off from school, we set off about 9.15 for the journey to Fishguard. Wasn't too stressful a journey, stopped off at the end of the m4 for a late (2nd) breakfast, and arrived at the ferry port about 1.45. Bumped into Becca and co and then Aaron, Keisha and Koa on the boat. Was a remarkably untraumatic crossing, wore my sea bands and moved around the boat fine. Didn't seem too long either - ...
the trip on the ferry, we wandered around before dinner to discover
what was on board. To avoid being bored, we went to a game room where
we had a lot of fun. There were also restaurants and a shop on the
ferry. In the evening, we went to the dico party, but we were
disappointed that the dance floor was too small !
... The musical is set each year and the theatre troupes compete. The plaques represent the winners each year. We even saw a troupe from University of Nebraska as a winner one year. Brittany and I decided we would love to come back during that festival one year and of course Brittany would love to be in a troupe and compete.
Driving back to Killarney we took a different route which was even more scenic that the route there. ...
... What a beautiful part of the world. Our next lodgings is here - the Mill Road Farm. This is an operating farm with horses (bred for racing we discovered), cows and some of the friendliest dogs you're likely to meet. Especially big Sam the Burnese Mountain dog - a huge loping pup of a thing. We all just fell in love with the big goofy fella. Our host here - Phil - is a charming and friendly host. Full ...
... then a walk back to the camping ground to enjoy what’s left of the sun before sunset.
Tomorrow will be an early one back to Scotty’s house and then a bus from Wicklow to the Airport. There must be something going on in Dublin tomorrow as we could not get accommodation in town, only at the airport. This will serve us well for the following day when we fly back to London in the afternoon.