Monthly Archives: March 2011

The photos that weren’t published

At times the technology defeated me and I took the pictures but couldn’t remember how to upload them! So here is a selection and I hope you enjoy them. This is Sandymount Strand where the River Liffey runs into Dublin … Continue reading

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We watched the sun go down on Galway Bay

Well it is all over now! a fairly short day of about 10 miles and then a fairly long session in Morans Oyster Bar with friends and relatives. It was a perfect end to the trip and one that we … Continue reading

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Stone Walls and the grass is greener

I hope you got the Saw Doctors reference – if not go to YouTube and search for saw doctors N17. You won’t have a clue what it’s all about but try your best to let the music take over! A … Continue reading

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We’re on the road again

Sorry I missed talking to you yesterday but, as I said, we were a bit short of wi-fi access in our last port of call. Right; on Wednesday we had a short day. No more canal bank but now we … Continue reading

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Sunshine all the way

This has got to be the best day yet! The sun didn’t stop shining all day and there was a great deal of activity along the canal. No stray dogs to accompany us today but we had a close encounter … Continue reading

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Half way there-and a little bit more

Today was the longest day yet and not only was it hard going but it also rained on us! Only for about fifteen minutes but Irish rain is just as wet as English rain. We had another doggie companion today; … Continue reading

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Blog from the Bog

Today was like a scene from Groundhog Day – bog and bulrushes followed by bulrushes and bog. We have over fifty miles done now and just for a minute or two today we got a glimpse of distant mountains so … Continue reading

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