Weather: Cool with gentle but steady rain much of the day.

Today was a longer transit day starting in Doolin and making our way to Ballyshannon for the next stop.

  • Left Doolin at 8 AM.
  • Drove to Galway.
  • Breakfast at Dela.
  • Shopping and exploring in Galway: Port West (Tyler Jacket), Butler’s Chocolate (Truffles), Aran Sweater Shop, Weavers of Ireland, Intersport, Life Style Sports (Tyler Jersey), Euro Giant (Tyler Fan), Coffeewerk + Press (Jamie Mug), Wooden Heart (Mazie Maileg Mice), Le Petite Delice (Jamie Scone), Harper (Tammy clothes), The Sheep, and Murphys Ice Cream.
  • Checked out the Galway Market
  • Drive to Ashford Castle.
  • Go on a Hawk Walk!
  • Drive to Bundoran.
  • Dinner at Blue Leaf.
  • Continue to Cria Lodge to check-in.
  • Try out hot tub for our first night.