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... group really had the crowd going, helped by a hen's party of over-weight and under-dressed Irish girls. They sang and clapped to every song and when the band started "The Fields of Athenry" the girls were into it big time. A few of the girls took turns trying to do some traditional irish dancing to the faster numbers, which looked like auditioning for "Riverdance Two: ******, Fat and ...
... the visitors' centre, and its paved, accessible viewing platforms, you eventually come to the end of the fence. They don't make it difficult to get past this point, but there are signs everywhere warning of the danger. From this point its about 1km, uphill, along the cliff ledge. It's pretty cool. You can turn and peak over the edge, and see nothing but the waves pounding at the bottom of a sheer drop. The view from out here was perfect. With nothing between ...
... of Connaught and Tara. It was pretty impressive, but inevitably windy and cold. Those early monks would have shivered as they prayed!
Off we continued, through more pretty Irish countryside and interesting bog country until we got to Galway and bunkered down for the evening in our seaside resort hotel, overlooking Galway Bay. We sat, me with a Guinness, which I thought I ought to drink at least once in Ireland, and Kate with a ...
... rode the seat was swiveling back and forth and when I peddled I could hear a “chunk” noise of the gears changing. “Well, we will probably get there in fifteen minutes or so. And this is still better than walking.”
Thirty minutes later . . .
“I’m dying.” I panted. We had been riding almost entirely up hill and against the wind. I had been trying to act like I wasn’t affected, but the fašade ...
... for promoting Ireland's National sports: Gaelic Football and Hurling. From here, we change trains and head towards Limerick where a coach awaits us and we meet with the rest of the tour already waiting for us in the coach. There was about 25-30 of them in addition to the dozen we had in our group.
Our first stop as an entire group was the Bunratty Castle. ...