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Old 01-21-19, 05:28 PM
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Tour Ireland anyone ???

Just a quick link to a few snaps from area's close to me here, might tempt you to this side of the pond for a tour.
I'm in the midlands and we don't get as many visitors as other areas but there's a wealth of hidden gems in the midlands.......

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97 SFO to LHR & Dublin airport to Co Kerry up the west and across the north coasts, then on to Scotland , and up its west coast Islands, and home from Aberdeen

all without Electronic Technology ..
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when i visited Ireland the roads were so narrow I found driving dangerous, I couldnt imagine cycling
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Did Waterford, Cork, Killarney, Tipperary, Waterford and back to the Pembroke ferry a good few years ago.

Didn't venture into the Midlands. Had a really good time staying at small B& B's.

Roads weren't too bad. Most had a rough gravelly track to pull into if someone wanted to overtake.
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Stop it that looks so great. I wish and dream that someday I might.
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Originally Posted by superpletch
when i visited Ireland the roads were so narrow I found driving dangerous, I couldn't imagine cycling
When there, March & May , one thing I sensed is with EU fuel costs lower for Farm equipment than Lorries/trucks..

Traffic was slower , Don't want to be surprised to find a Manure Spreader Towed behind a tractor at 15mph when you crest a rise in the road at 65+, would you?

So you just slow down..


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Originally Posted by superpletch
when i visited Ireland the roads were so narrow I found driving dangerous, I couldnt imagine cycling
Yep, there's a lot of narrow roads around. On the plus side if you stick to certain routes and roads you might not meet a car all day long.......
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Originally Posted by fietsbob
97 SFO to LHR & Dublin airport to Co Kerry up the west and across the north coasts, then on to Scotland , and up its west coast Islands, and home from Aberdeen

all without Electronic Technology ..
You're due a revisit............ :-)
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Originally Posted by Beic
Did Waterford, Cork, Killarney, Tipperary, Waterford and back to the Pembroke ferry a good few years ago.

Didn't venture into the Midlands. Had a really good time staying at small B& B's.

Roads weren't too bad. Most had a rough gravelly track to pull into if someone wanted to overtake.
Midlands is where we hide the good stuff ........
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Originally Posted by RidingMatthew
Stop it that looks so great. I wish and dream that someday I might.
I'll keep my fingers crossed and you never know ..............
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Originally Posted by wafflerskillme
Midlands is where we hide the good stuff ........
Maybe the next time. The good thing is I'm not far from the Pembroke and Fishguard ferries.
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Originally Posted by Beic
Maybe the next time. The good thing is I'm not far from the Pembroke and Fishguard ferries.
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