The Road to Connemara
A Walk Across Campus The day I arrived in Galway, I had so much energy pent up that I immediately walked to the NUIG campus. Luckily, it was a sunny day and after a tour of the campus, I wandered the outskirts of the college to find this. My beautiful Galway.
Nature Walk in Edinburgh City Before visiting Arthur's Seat–a rocky summit that towers over Edinburgh–in Holyrood Park, my traveling companions (Ashlyn Keil and Emma Wallander) and I first took a walk past the Sailsbury Crags. Luckily it was sunny when we started hiking... right before it began to snow. And then hail. Ah, Scotland. Gotta love … Continue reading Image of the Day
Killary Harbour Once I finally worked up the nerve to travel alone, I took a bus tour through the gorgeous Connemara, a large rural district located in the west of Ireland. On our way to the quaint little village of An Líonán (Leenane), we were treated to a lovely view of the fjard, located in … Continue reading Image of the Day
Galway Bay The River Corrib flows from the Lough Corrib and runs through Galway into the Galway Bay. While I was studying there, the sun had a hard time peeking through the clouds most days. Fortunately, during the last week of my stay, the sun finally came out to say hello. And like others sitting … Continue reading Image of the Day