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... ve been eating so well with the Lowrys! Day 5. Today Kevin took me to meet more family - two more of his sisters who both live in Moate. First we dropped in to say hello to May, who was very excited to see me, and tried to give us tea and scones and the works! But Kevin was on a mission, and we were in and out the door within 15 minutes. Next stop was Rita, for the same treatment. As Kevin explained, he just wanted to make sure they didn't complain about not meeting me while ...
... Burren, was the Poulnabrone Dolmen. It was way more exciting than it sounds. It is a portal tomb from the stone age. It is dated prior to the pyramids.The tomb is comprised of a large stone slab resting on two vertical side stones. This dolmen is set on top of a cairn that contained roughly 30 buried people of various ages. This monument stood out in the topical barrenness of the Burren.
Another gem that we found in the Burren was the Burren ...
... to go clockwise since you don't want to get stuck behind a tour bus for miles and miles. It was good advice, other than having to squeeze by buses coming the opposite way on narrow roads at times.
That drive took up almost the whole day, and we spent the night in Dingle. It's a small city on the Dingle Peninsula that was a fun place to stay at. A lot of the bars have live traditional Irish music at night, and a ...
... Cheers to Desmund the bus driver!
I've turned into a bit of a night owl since coming here. For some reason I really struggle getting out of bed in the mornings. The earliest classes start at 9am and I usually don't have class until 11am. There is also no sun shinning into my window in the mornings. I've either been chilling at home or going out to the pubs at night. I enjoy all the live music around here and since classes are so easy ...
... the sink is out in the main dorm area, where it is lined with carpet. The internet here, while reaching our dorm rooms, is slow! The common room is great though, there is a piano and musical instruments, I managed to belt out the Crows club song after a few missed notes. It is here in Galway that I discovered the lesser known, well lesser know in Australia, variations of Guinness, Extra Stout and Foreign Extra. The Extra Stout is a bit stoutier than Guinness Draft, ...
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