Ireland (Part 2)
The Ring of Kerry
Scenic drive along the southwestern
Charlie Chaplin Statue in Waterville, Ireland
Charlie often went there for vacation and relaxation.
The tombstone above says:
FEAR NA SCANNAN CARA AN CHOIREAIN
A CHAITH BLIANTA SHONA INAR MEASC.
FOR THE MAN WHO MADE THE MOVIES
SPEAK IN THE HEARTS OF MILLIONS
CHARLIE SPENT MANY YEARS IN OUR
MIDST AS A WELCOME AND HUMBLE
GUEST AND FRIEND TO MANY.
THIS IMAGE WAS CREATED BY
SCULPTOR ALAN RYAN HALL.
IT WAS FUNDED BY THE GENEROSITY
OF JOSEPHINE CHAPLIN AND BY
THE EU LEADER PROGRAMME.
OUR LOCAL COMMUNITY ORGANISATION
INITIATED THIS PROJECT
WHICH WAS UNVEILED IN JULY 1998.
at Knappoque Castle near Limerick, Ireland
What is Mead? Mead is an alcoholic beverage that is
produced by fermenting
a solution of honey and water, malt, and yeast. Many women
Ken Klein in jail temporarily for mischievous behavior
Deaf King Richard Drake
King Richard knighted Mack
Cliffs of Moher
Ireland's most visited natural
attraction with a magical vista
Ireland's National Marian Shrine
Our Clarion Hotel, the former Saint Columbas Lunatic Asylum
We did not have any meeting face to face with ghosts overnight .
. . to our much relief!!!
A big castle on isolated location with beautiful coast
Belleek, Northern Ireland
Crossed briefly into Northern Ireland to visit Belleek Pottery
The factory produces porcelain that is charactized by its
thinness, slightly iridescent surface
and that the body is formulated with a significant proportion of
Frit means a fused mixture of materials used to make glass.
Each leaf, flower, harp and Irish Wolfhound is created and
joined by hand -- even every bead
Londonderry or Derry,
The Walled City . . . stopped there for
Wall with entrance gate (4 of them) . . . This is Shipquay
The Peace Bridge
Giant's Causeway in
An area of about 40,000
interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Long history of
Political mural painting
Political mural painting at the Protestant side
Placards at the Catholic side
The Titanic ship was built there in 1912.
RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North
Atlantic Ocean on April 15, 1912
after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from
Southampton, England to New York City
The Queen's University of Belfast
That's all, Folks!!