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Stopped at the Waterford crystal shop and picked up a nice vase for myself. Could have got a bear for 30000 euros ($45,000) less tax. Drove to Killarney, stopping along the way to eat and take photos. Saw a nice trout in a river. Went for a walk in the Killarney national park by the lake where there where lots of fish rising. Spotted some deer on …
... s a tower castle so we get to walk up a spiral staircase. We enjoy the tour and the interior of the castle but no photos are allowed. That's always a disappointment but quite common so we are totally used to that rule. When the tour is over, we go back outside to encounter a huge change in the weather....gusty winds and waves on the lake, dark clouds and what seems to be a possible downpour or t'storm brewing. Being that there are 2 1/2 hours between ...
... small village of Sneem. With the landscape obscured by mist and rain, we return to the Dingle peninsula and the lovely little village of Dingle. This area with its wild beauty, heritage and ruins and more than a hint of the human condition will not be forgotten. "I think of what the land has undergone And find the luminous events of history Intolerable as staring at the sun." - Brendan ...
... s Hotel in Dingle.
Checked in, unpacked, dinner with Dorothy's favorite dessert presented beautifully.
After dinner, many of our tour went across the street to one of the pubs for local music and a few pints of beer. Dorothy declined to go but Don and Ronna and I went.
... day with partial clouds and slight rains but it seemed like whenever we had a stop, we had clearing!! The Irish are so accommodating aren’t they.?
At around 1:00 we stopped in the lovely English settlement of Sneem, where we had a traditional lunch not to be compared to any other. A small village with only a few shops and a post office but quite charming and colorful all the way down to the old lady at the cashier’s desk at said ...
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