Memories of Ireland
month’s experience in
The Irish folk are great and they are always willing to have a chat. In particular, Mary, the barmaid in Ma Murphys’s in Bantry Bay was a delight to talk to and I think given the chance would have loved to have come sailing with us.
The challenge of finding places to dump your rubbish, lack of chandelers, no mobile connectivity in some places and planning where to get fuel and water would faze many of us who are used to the luxurious facilities of the South Coast, but somehow this made things all the more interesting and perhaps it also gave us an incite into the type of issues we will encounter as we visit other parts of the world.
sad to leave
The following pictures are just a few of some of the fond memories (which are not on the previous blog pages).
Nimue catching up Dizzy Di with 2 reefs on the way to Bear Island
Sad.......all this walking just to get a mobile phone signal
Lawrence Cove Marina (Bear Island)
What a find on the way to visit Garnish Island by Dinghy (seal and heron)
How about this for a Kerrygold advert (note how green
How about this for a Kerrygold advert (note how green everything is)
At last a picture of me (thanks Keith and
At last a picture of me (thanks Keith and Michael's favorite)