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... arrived in a beautiful town called Bray. Really had beach, with rocks, but until then had already adapted myself with the Croatia. But the wind and the cold was more for have some hot chocolate and cake. Even had some people taking a sun, clothing, but had. Gabi said we had to go up "on the cross", a mountaintop beachfront because it was worth and absolutely beautiful. I lokked Gabi and saw she was in boot heel (Anabella) and thought, should be a fast track and paved ...
... after nearly going bankrupt, is now owned by an American company (well THAT explains the American flag out the front) and that the Waterford factory only now basically produces "special pieces",i.e. awards, trophies, special occasion crystalware such as a piece that might commemorate, say, a gift from a President to a Prime Minister, etc.
Still, we had to go and we had our photo taken with the Ashes Trophy.
I woke up this morning a little too late to Skype the family, so had a quick Facebook chat with them for a while instead, then went back to sleep for a bit. I woke up (or really, Darren woke me up!) at about 1:30, got a shower and got ready then headed to the common room with Darren where we had a chat and shared some wine with an Italian and Belgian guy. We didn't wake up to a white Christmas this year, but we got something almost as rare: sunshine! ...
... Full of history. We are hoping to go on a history ramble tomorrow. Its a long weekend here so we may have to do our own ramble. This is supposed to be the gourmet capital of county Cork. Looking forward to testing that out. Our b&b is fine. Good location but I miss my wacky hotel. Only our second night in Ireland and I feel like I have been away foever.Life is very ...
''Cast your mind on other days
That we in coming days may be
Still the indomitable Irishry.''
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