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Connemara National Park: May 2016

Another short foray into the world beyond our smallholding acres and the wilder side of nature, walking rather than weeding.

We wanted to hike in the Twelve Bens, the peaks that dominate western Co. 625 more words

Walking Hiking Rambling

"I haven't been everywhere, but it is on my list"

“I haven’t been everywhere, but it is on my list” -Susan Sontag

From the start of this journey I tried to keep an open mind, to stay positive and to take what was given to me. 338 more words

Connemara National Park

This isn’t a terribly difficult hike and it has amazing views on a nice day.

Day 5: Renvyle House and Connemara National Park Part 2

The weather was pleasantly cool and sunny, a circumstance which would repeat itself for days to come, to the surprised delight of the locals. Even the geese on Renvyle House’s grounds seemed happy about it. 226 more words

History And More

Day Five: Renvyle House and Connemara National Park Part 1

We had arrived in Galway on Day Four and eaten an early dinner at Tigh Fox, a traditional Irish music house, then headed west to the ocean in Connemara. 253 more words

History And More

Ireland: County Galway - March 2016

From Killarney we drove all the way to a tiny town called Renvyle located in the Connemara area which is a beautiful remote location on the tip of County Galway. 458 more words


From Couch Surfing to Sleeping with the Fishes

I am finally not hopping from place to place and have been able to enjoy myself for the last week. 235 more words