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I had what I call a productive lazy day today.
A day where I got my book, I got my lunch and I went and sat down at the festival and did not much for a long time.
It was nice to relax for a while, because I am moving on tomorrow and who knows what that will hold!
Very short entry today, because I need to pack up my bag and we all know how long that is going to take!
Lisa xo ...
... I turned right around.
And I actually properly closed my book.
Athru, a group of 5 lads from Belfast who make up an irish group, are the winners.
They were incredible. So much so that I took a business card, and got my dad to help me contact 10Days Festival.
I don’t know if anything will come of it, but I hope for their sakes something does.
I was on my way back to the hostel then, when the cinema ...
... to what I am on about. And in Ireland that could be anyone. If I remember which particular Irish guy I was talking about and why he was of such importance to this blog, I will be sure to update) – just remembered. Met a circus guy from Dublin.
I went to a beach then and sat for ages just looking at the water. Didn’t dare go in because it was like liquid ice (yes, I know that doesn’t work. ...
... assured John that this was no axe-murderer and we would be completely safe, albeit a little uncomfortable on a double bed - seriously folks - these people need to get in touch with their inner-king-size bed!!!
After a lesson with the Hostess with the Mostest, we were connected with her internet provider and nothing else really mattered for the rest of the evening .....
I moved on through to Derry from Galway with my new group on the Paddy Wagon tour. We were a random assortment of travellers from around the globe, comprising of two young Americans from Maryland who were complete teetotallers, a wealthy Indian woman from Bangalore who kept ringing her mum every other minute, and two Australian girls, one as sweet and innocent as they come, and another who was older and on the surface friendly and sensible. We had a new driver, Barry and ...