Tory (Ostan Thoraig)
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Leaving the Connacht Hotel after a great breakfast, Ian's full English, mine Prunes & cornflakes as usual. Stopping at Knock ( meaning Hill) there was a vision of Joseph, Our Lady Mary & St John the Evangelist, were 15 witnesses the Apparition on 21st August 1879, so life like one of the witnesses was going to kiss Our Lady's feet and 50 years later the only surviving 3 witnesses were interviewed and each detail ...
... on the day of the monsoon. This time it didn't rain on the headland!
Joe is a great guide and he made sure he spent time talking to everyone and making people feel at ease and included. He is also very cute and once won a modeling contest where the prize was a year's free hair styling. His stylist recommended he wear his hair like ...
... and then leads them around. Very cute!
This is the busy time for the stables and there is always rides going out or rides coming in. Even the little ones can be led out for a ride on the beach so any age can go. There are all kinds of boots and helmets in the closet so everyone gets fitted out correctly. It really is fun to see them being led off to the beach. There is also a ton of kids that just hang ...
We started off down a farm lane and crossed lots of fields until we reached an overlook that took in a view of a gorgeous beach. I had no idea that Ireland had such beautiful beaches!! Joe dismounted and he took pictures of us with the view in the background. Domino was not very cooperative, he doesn't like standing away from his buddies, but we finally ...
... us (4 riders) and kept us laughing and entertained all they way. We started off along the beach and at that point the weather was sunny and warm. The waves were breaking a little differently this morning and it startled Sean's horse (Sean was one of the guides) and he took off behind me and Domino thought it was a good idea and bolted as well. No harm done though as we both got them stopped ...
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