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... 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 ...
... to go to, so we did just that. After church we treated ourselves to lunch at a restaurant and finally enjoyed a meal that wasn't pub food! Seeing the veggies on our plates made us so happy. We are pretty easy to please :) After lunch, we walked around Galway taking in the sights and I bought a ear muff/head band thing from a little market (it is cold in Ireland!). Oh and while we walked around the small town we ran into a girl that went to university with us ...
... excitement and fascination with adding a new piece of art to a memory that has been so incredible. Enjoyed it immensely. And no doubt will be talked into one shortly myself. Just waiting for that calling.... :-) End of the day we cooked and ate in our apartment, and looking forward to an incredible day tomorrow as we head to Northern Ireland for the final experiences of this great trip, before we will head home and get back to normal life.... Cheers for this Wed.....
... First stop is about an hours drive to Roundstone, a very pretty village with a lovely harbour. Alan and Steve (our toy meerkats) feature in a lot of photos, we even sat them in the back of the car with their seatbelt on...I think we must be mad! Next we go to Clifden. An interesting busy town with not one but two churches! Total bonus. We check them both out, go to the supermarket to get some cheap 'backpacker' ...
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