Lake House Hotel
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The Thursday before Easter Margot and I traveled with our friends Ian and Isabel Orr to take the ferry to Ireland and spend a week in their cottage overlooking Killyhoey strand near Dunfanaghy. We were joined by Davy and Mary Hill, two other friends from our days at Queens University Belfast.
Apart from heavy ...
We are just about ready to go - after a trip to our Donegal house to pick up some cold weather clothing stored there. After a lunch in Belfast with friends we arrived home to find the house frozen again - in an echo of our return from the previous trip to South America. The temperature in Belfast fell last night to about -7C and our mains ...
The weather again is fabulous. Summer tops and BOOTS! Everyone said it would be could be wet in Ireland - far from it. I had KIPPERS for breakfast - delicious! Kev had his usual big irish. (The jazz last night, once they got going at 10.45, an hour and half late, was excellent. Reminded us of our 70/80s cabaret music, they were very good. We were spellbound watching the two young bartenders, the speed, and confidence in serving the crowd was amazing, she was more competent ...
The plan for today is to walk round the small peninsula to the north of Dunfanaghy as far as its northern end which is called Horn Head and where there are some spectacular cliffs which I could see yesterday across Sheephaven Bay from the Rosguill Peninsula. The day starts bright and sunny and soon warms up after a bit of chilliness at first.
The first part of the route is westwards out of the village and then across sand dunes ...
I drive to Birmingham Airport in the car and arrive with plenty of time to spare for catching the 11.55am plane to Belfast. This is a first for me - I've never done an internal flight within the UK before! Not a very good first either, as the plane takes off about an hour late - due to an accumulation of small problems earlier in the morning according to our pilot.
The weather in Birmingham is reasonably warm, but cloudy, so for the first part of the journey there's ...