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... on something they call the "Roscommon Experience", which is basically a scavenger hunt. Afterward, they took us to an old Irish castle where we had TONS of fun. When we were all done with that, we went back home and had the biggest Thanksgiving feast ever!
Overall, it was an awesome, restful week in Ireland, and now our team is more ready than ever to go to Cambodia!
24 hours to go until Southeast Asia!!!
Love and Blessings
Gerritt & Maggie Salant
... of air space between Northern Ireland and international waters, created during WW2 to allow greater range for the allied aircraft.
After lunch, drove along the coast. Had a good look at Bundoran, very quite and sad looking on a winter's day. Passed Classiebawn Castle, owned originally by the Mountbatten family. This was near where Lord Mountain was killed on his boat by an IRA bomb in ...
... and a rest I completed the circuit and returned to our hotel for a lunch of soup in the bar. After a rest I drove down to Rosses point and walked along the beach. Back at the hotel Marg filled me in on her meeting and we then planned our trip fro tomorrow which we had left open until now. We dined in town at a lovely pub called Hargadons after successfully negotiating the one way streets of Sligo ...
I turned off the 6am alarm at 5:30 and started tidying D's lounge-room where I had been sleeping on the very comfy sofa bed.
Checking we had everything we needed for our day and knowing where we were heading we set off for the subway at 7:30.
It was a bit trickier negotiating the steps this time with our suitcases in tow but we took out time and accepted help when offered.
And so ...
... buried her standing up at the ready for battle. Archaeologists believe it may really date back to 3000 BC, but who is to say that Queen Maeve was not tucked into an existing monument? It is considered bad luck to remove a stone from the cairn, and good luck to take one up the hill with you to deposit on it.
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One of our included suppers at our ...