WWW Day 23(p.m.): Scampering through Glendalough
I’ve come to expect larger-than-life sights from this small island nation, and this afternoon confirmed my expectations.
Our host offered to take Susie and I, along with 2 other American interns they had staying with them, to a place called “Glendalough” (pronounced Glendaloch). He explained that it was an old monastic site that was close by, so we were up for the adventure!
Travel tip: whenever someone who lives in the country you are visiting offers to take you somewhere, GO. You just may end up here:
The next set of photos are from our hike up the mountain to the lake – it was everything you could wish for: lush, green, perfect:
From the Count of Monte Cristo’s house to monastic ruins nestled in perfect Wicklow mountains, this day has been exhaustingly sublime.
As the Irish say for farewell, “Safe Home!”