Dear families and friends,
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Greetings to you all from the far west land of Eurasia – Sligo, Ireland!
Hi, it’s JooYoung here!
It was a beautiful, sunny afternoon, after a long journey from the other end of Eurasia, when we landed in Dublin over three weeks ago. I looked outside the airplane window and saw a green field around. It was beautiful! That was, however, only to find out how dramatically the weather can change in Ireland. When we transferred to a bus for another 3-hour long ride to continue to Sligo, it began to snow. We couldn’t sleep much the first night in Sligo due to the hail that was constantly pounding on the window with gusting winds the whole night. We tasted the last bit of the Irish winter.
Now we have sunny days almost everyday, with still lots of winds and some showers. I began to understand why for Irish people talking about the weather is a greeting to each other. Continue reading “GREETINGS FROM IRELAND!”