Seaweed ready for harvesting in Clifden Bay
For this leg of the Parkers’ holiday tour, the family car continued its way along the N59 road beyond Clifden in County Galway, heading for Killary Harbour.
Kylemore Abbey on the banks of the Pollacappall Lough
The Mweelrea mountain of County Mayo in the distance, beyond the Killary Fjord
Looking back at the Maumturks range in County Galway
Connemara ponies by Killary Harbour, the Republic of Ireland’s only glacial fjord
Connacht’s highest mountain, Mweelrea in Mayo, overlooking Killary Harbour
Farm boys at work and play on the road to Maam Cross
As the Parkers motored westwards into Connemara, the sights and scenes got very rural and rugged once again …..
Heading home from the market at Maam Cross
Turf sods drying on the banks of Lough Bofin in the shadows of the Twelve Pins, County Galway
Ballynahinch Lake on the road to Clifden
Glendalough, near Recess