This one DOES simply walk into Moher

While I may be misquoting Boromir a bit, the cliffs of Moher are simply breathtaking. The salt spray can, with high winds, almost hit one in the face despite the nearly four hundred foot elevation of the cliffs. Some time in the last decade it was decided that perhaps a wall would be a wise...

The small and weird bits of Ireland

We stayed in the Jamaica Inn,owned by a fellow named Micheal McNamara, who was thrilled to show off his families ancestral castle. although it is no larger than my old house it is still fairly impressive. Baile Cuileann is the closest guess I can take at the correct spelling of the Holly Town as it...

Fleeing the country

Finally having sold the house and escaped the plentiful and annoying realities of having a house and a job and so on I headed to the airport in the wee hours of the morning with my kid sister to fly across the pond. Sadly we did have to visit O'Hare airport in Chicago, which is...