West Cork Hotel
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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In the afternoon, we head to Cork. We're meeting Chris at his work to exchange the kids. He's taking them back home and finishing his work day there for me. Elizabeth has an appointment in downtown Cork for a tattoo. When we first started thinking about Ireland, Elizabeth wanted to get a tattoo in Ireland, and naturally she thought of the Celtic Trinity Knot, the knot that wraps around her wedding band, in honor of our 10th wedding anniversary.
... the races and old drunk guys playing pool. I guess you have to mix with the locals. It was quite fun. Then rather than explore too far we had dinner nearby our B and B (loosely named) at a place called the Four Liars. Glad we did because if we hadn't there would have only been one table occupied. Food not bad and a couple of Chiantis served in giant glasses. Very generous. Our waiter was for all the word, Manuel from ...
After long and much delayed travel, we're finally in Ireland. Due to bad weather in Atlanta we missed our flight out of New York and had to spend the night in NYC. Luckily for us my cousin, Mary lives in Brooklyn and was kind enough to let us stay the night. Can't resist posting a picture as she lives at the base of the Brooklyn Bridge. Had a great time visiting with her and then walking the neighborhood.
We arrived just in time to join ...
... on the defense and stung me through my gloves. I was frantically taking off my glove and threw it who knows where because we never did find it hehe and we weren't going to looking for it :-P My left hand was throbbing with pain for awhile, so we decided to call it a day and put some ice on it.
Yesterday we went into the town of Skibbereen and went to the Heritage Center to learn a little about the Great Famine that took place. It's nice to ...
... by people around the world and I asked if they could play it… and of course they could. It was fun and memorable to sit up on stage beside the young woman and sing with the band and the locals were very encouraging.
Every song the band played was beautiful and compelling and a number of others also got up there to sing something serious or a bit cheeky. Finally their set was done and after pictures with the band we went with a couple ...