Travel Blogs from Lahinch
... the next day. You guessed it – he finished that afternoon, after the receptionist at the course took pity on the poor, wet Aussie and allowed him to continue. It really is a wonder that he didn’t come down with man flu after being out there but it all ended happily. Steve played one of the most challenging courses he is ever likely to encounter and learned about playing in really tough weather conditions. (eg: One must wear complete wet weather gear when playing in ...
... food was delicious but the service was the worst we experienced during our entire trip. We expect slow service as that seems to be the European way, but this was downright rude. In fact we were a bit scared to even ask for bread, thinking the waitress might bite our heads off if we asked her to do just a little bit of her job. But, as I said, the food was good, company was good and we were certainly enjoying our Irish holiday, so all was good.
... the large town deserved a longer visit.
The next sunny morning we strolled along a canal, over an old bridge and around the cobblestone streets of the old centre of town listened to various buskers as you do in Ireland. 4 young guys doing it very well with music and harmonies of traditional songs such as the 1883 Molly Malone Mussels and Cockles.
... at Kylemore Abbey which was a very impressive manor house originally built as a present for the wife of a wealthy millionaire. The rest of the afternoon was sunny as we drove along toward Cong. This was in Connemara and there were lots of peat banks with the peat stacked and covered with black plastic. We arrived in Cong by mid afternoon and had a look at the YHA hostel ...
... Baby was really good travelling and jet lag going that direction is grand its coming back here is the problem, but even then it only took her a week to get back to sleeping all night, so not so bad. So first two days in Dublin - went to my old hairdresser (they know nothing about curly hair here), met some ex colleagues for lunch, had dinner in another mates and people who were home from Spain who we wouldn't have seen otherwise were there too so that was cool. ...
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