Travel Blogs from Ballinasloe
... to sweat and feel my breath get tight. Then after a few hundred feet, the fence ends and there is no barrier between you and the edge. By this time I was experiencing severe anxiety. Kids are running around, dare devils get dangerously close to the edge for photo ops. I told Rich we had to turn around. We went up the other side, where the is a tower and I felt much safer on a concrete stair walkway!
After I regained my composure, we headed ...
... song. Awesome. Unfortunately, later I heard the worst song in existence, that stupid Lady Antebellum song that should just disappear and never return. Shoutout to Chris Ayala. Right before we left, we got to watch the drunk locals fight over who was paying for a round of beer, too. Very entertaining stuff and I highly recommend the show.
BLACK STAR, RADIOHEAD
... and the wooden village remnants of the quirky music and arts festival held on the houses’ grounds. Each guestroom at the house is unique and Robyn and I had the perfect room for us. Originally used by two sisters, our room had two of everything, most notably, two warm and comfy beds for us to sink into.
My birthday celebrations continued our second evening as we had pre-dinner drinks with the other guests and then all sat down to ...
... their new home in Rossmoney...the views are lovely and it will be exciting to come back and visit next time when they are all settled in. The little towns are gorgeous out this way with lots of brightly painted shop fronts and stone walls and hedgerows boarding the roads....ahhh so green the old Emerald Isle!! Catherine and I ventured into town on Saturday night for a glass of wine and a movie...we saw the boy in the striped pajamas....while it is a sad story, ...
... is you want to have this trip.
Because of the weather, all the other day trips were
cancelled and we are disappointe again!!!!!!
The clue is that 4 days are enough in the city. 6 is
too much, especially if you cannot have other day
trips. - We could have visited another part of Ireland
instead of spending 6 days there.
The experience, and photos taken are great ...