August 27, 2013. Venice, CA – Galway and Dublin couldn’t match the beauty of the Wild Atlantic Way, but they offered their own, often hidden delights.
Category Archives: Ireland 2013
Hiking in Connemara: Inishbofin Island
August 23, 2013. Dublin, Ireland – In a trip of outstanding hikes, this was the best.
Hiking in Connemara: Diamond Hill
August 22, 2013. Galway, Ireland — Over the next two days in Connemara we took two of our best hikes of the entire trip.
Moody Connemara Brightens My Mood
August 21, 2013. Galway, Ireland — Just when I thought it couldn’t get any better, it did.
North on the Wild Atlantic Way
August 18, 2013 — Clifden, Ireland — The series of roads along the west coast of Ireland is called the Wild Atlantic Way. It’s easy to see why.
The Day After Puck
August 17, 2013. Clifden, Ireland – Instead of drinking into the wee hours at the Puck Fair we slept soundly in our luxurious room overlooking Caragh Lake on the “Hill of the Fairies.”
The Adventure Geezer Returns to the Puck Fair
August 15, 2013. Doolin, Ireland – As far as I can tell the Puck Fair hasn’t changed much in 44 years, but I sure have.
(D)angling in Dingle
August 14, 2013. Kilkee, Ireland – We departed early for two days of dangling in Dingle. Sorry about that, but I worked hard for that alliteration. At least it’s not dirty. In any case you get the picture.
Chilling Out in Killarney
August 14, 2013. Killorglin, Ireland – After a late night of music and drink in Portmagee, we finally took some time off.
Warming Up in Portmagee
August 12, 2013. Dingle, Ireland — Day 4 didn’t start well. A balky navigation system and bad directions from someone at the hotel sent us in the wrong direction,