Trapped in a Courtyard

I honestly don’t know how I find myself in these predicaments but I seem to have a knack for getting locked in or out of things. This time I was very lucky that I wasn’t trapped by myself. Connor was the first of us to have a birthday while in Galway and he decided to…

The Cliffs of Moher

On Sunday my roommates and I woke up early and headed down to the travel agency in the Galway city center, Eyre Square. The only sounds were our footsteps on the slippery cobblestone streets, making it eerily quiet in a town that is normally so vibrant and busy. We roamed up and down a few different unnamed side streets before ending up at…

My Irish Spring

On Sunday I was supposed to fly to Ireland but things did not go as planned. In fact, they went better than planned – at least at first. Since my flight was not until about noon, I woke up late with plenty of time to eat and make sure everything was packed. Even the long…