Ireland: Another Aside

Tonight I’m staying in a castle, the Dromoland Castle, built in 1543, just a few years before Pensacola, Florida, my hometown, was first established. I can’t wait to shoot pictures of it tomorrow. Also, the heads of government around the country of Ireland must be reading my blog and took immediate action [this of course is my sense of humor.].… Continue reading

Ireland: Day Four – Cliffs of Moher

  To quote The Irish Times: “The word unprecedented is a bit overused. But the amount of rain we have had is truly unprecedented.” And the wind was as well, with gusts up to 70kph, which is almost 45mph. This morning, at 7:00am a huge, very old tree next to the hotel, blew down with a thunderous, earth-shaking noise. The… Continue reading