Kincora House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Lisdoonvarna
... when the girls left, all twenty of them, the pub still seemed full!
Today, Sunday, the TT drove to Loop Head, the most Westerly point of Ireland, climbed a lighthouse there (when we say climbed it means they walked up the steps inside, OK?), saw the mouth of the river Shannon and are currently at the b&b preparing for another night at one of the Doolin pubs, hopefully to find the craic again.
... the Cliffs, it really feels like a proper experience. The view from the nice accessible path is nice too, but nothing like getting hit by the wind and feeling the tweak of vertigo looking down at that drop. Some things are massive tourist attractions because they are so amazing, so beautiful that everyone in the world wants to see them. The Cliffs of Moher are one of those attractions. Just about everyone in Ireland goes to see them, but it's for a good reason.
... t know the best way to start since this setting was different than the singing circles and pubs and people were still talking, but he announced me to the group, helping ease my entrance, by saying to the group, “This is Carrie, she is a student in Limerick,” even though the crowd wasn’t really listening, but I took that as a cue and started up. I had been struggling with a song choice that night and switched last minute, deciding to sing ...
“Thank god.” Ashley said. “I thought it was just me.”
“Where is this town?” I asked. I looked around. The scenery was spectacular. Rolling hills, cattle grazing on fields carpeted with wildflowers, stone fences, but absolutely no hint of a pharmacy, or any other sign of civilization. “Well I guess we keep going. I’m sure we will get there soon.” We kept peddling ...
... at the foot of its massive
walls, much in the way that the cottages and crofts of old would have
clustered around its base.
I did take a lot of photos but had a very enjoyable day. Caught the late afternoon bus back to the station and wandered home. Weather was good, not brilliant but good.
Yes, Leon had been looking after the room and the laptop and his photo playing is producing some pretty awesome looks.