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... that - it snowed today!!! I have pictures!!! The driver stopped at one of the passes, said it was one of the most photograph areas of the Ring of Kerry. But he said we get off the bus at our own risk. I kinda thought he was joking - he wasn't. This pass is where the Gulf Stream cuts across. The wind actually knocked me over .... Several of us stumbled ... And a guy dropped his camera!!! Now, although I'm glad someone drove me - the bus drive ...
... floor. when we reach the top level the guide then tells is the whole insides of the castle have been restored as it was in complete rack and ruin until 1970 and all that was there was outer walls. Just up the road a little further is Killarney National Park and Muckross House. Muckross House overlooks two of the Killarney Lakes, Muckross Lake and Lough Leane. Muckross House is a mansion designed by the Scottish architect, William Burn, built in 1843 for Henry Arthur Herbert and ...
... buildings and a lot of horse and carriges rolling round town acting as taxis, very cool idea and seems to be well used (judging by the amount of errm exhast from the taxis)
Second to last night with Scotty tonight, tomorrow we will be visiting some more of Fran's people in Co. Cork stopping just outside Waterford for our last camping night of the trip.
Ciao for now.
Jeff and Fran!
... in Waterford but it was just a big port and we didn't see anything that attracted us so we decided to drive on.
In the end we made our way to Blarney Castle to kiss the Blarney stone which we duly did and had a walk around the castle and the extensive gardens. Didn't get away until 6:15pm but thanks to some good roads we made it to Killarney by 7:30 and checked into our hostel which ...
... back a week or so..
After Will and Christine left, I went to visit my mom's first cousin Philomena who lives in Dublin. I stayed there for 2 nights, and went to some shops with her daughter Niamh. It was nice to kinda relax after all the touring and hiking in Glendalough. Philomena's sister Carmel had a big dinner because my grandaunt and uncle (who I met at the giants causeway) were staying with them for the night. It was great to get everyone together so I saw an ...
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