Thursday, November 16, 2006

Finally - Ireland!

It was a whirlwind tour of the west - Shannon, Blarney, Kilarney, Ennis, Galway, Dingle - but it was amazing!

Here is our Saturday Sky on the way back from Dingle:

















The windiest place we were was at the Cliffs of Moher:



















We saw cows, sheep, more cows and alot more sheep... but what I really liked were the Connemara Ponies we saw on the side of the road:


















When we go back (and we will!) we'll definitely be staying in Galway for a few days. I ended up getting my long- awaited Claddagh Ring there - from the "original" goldsmith, Thomas Dillon, who have been making them continually since 1750. http://www.claddaghring.ie

1 comment:

bryghtrose said...

nice photos! Those ponies are so cute.