Keel Lodge Lakeside Bed & Breakfast
Travel Blogs from Ballinrobe
... up until tonight had not seen any action in this loch that would give us any indication of what it was for. Tonight we saw some action. It looked like a cross between basketball, kayaking and soccer....if that makes sense. I have added some pictures and a video below. It was pretty exciting, our own little World Cup type ...
... was pretty great. We then wandered through town, stopping at Murphy's tavern for a beer and then waking along the lake (ocean? I really need to consult a map of Ireland). The city is really cool; it used to be a manufacturing center back when water power was the thing (at least, that's what I got from the guidebooks), so it's cool to see all the old waterfalls and wheels (do they have an actual ...
... given the rain and cloud gives it a glum atmosphere. Sunday is Mothers Day at home so hope you all enjoyed your day. We set off for a drive out to explore the area out around Galway Bay. The weather and Martin feeling lousy drove us home early. The short drive we did manage took us along the shores of the bay of Galway. Some areas were filled with sparse grass cover, grey rocks and choppy seas bordering this. It would have been much prettier on a sunnier ...
... more like pre-games than informational talks. Afterwards, they all headed out to the pubs.
I also attended a beginners session on Friday afternoon. Don't worry, there is no drinking while kayaking. Unfortunately, they ran out of gear and we weren't able to kayak on Friday. So, what did we do instead? We went to a pub to get Irish Coffees (Irish Whisky, Brown Sugar, Coffee adn Cream). Not my favorite because the Whisky was so strong.
... on slides for our kickoff meeting tomorrow. I headed down to the bar to have a couple of pints before going to bed. I happened to notice the condiments on the table. They were all in packets. I recognized all of them that are pictured in the photo below except "Brown Sauce". I reviewed the ingredients (of which there are many) but three of the key items are vinegar, tomato paste & molasses. I will not be using this condiment unless ...
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- Room service
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