Our next destination: Giant’s Causeway.
This is an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption; however, the legend is more fun for those who prefer a more colorful story. It’s the story of a legendary giant who built the Giant’s Causeway to defeat a rival in Scotland. The giant was 54 feet tall and was called Finn McCool. To read this legendary story, go to: http://www.causewaycoastandglens.com/Folklore-and-Legend.T1153.aspx
Because of my balance issues I wasn’t able to walk out on the stepping stones which lessened my enjoyment of this spot. I did, however, get to walk and walk and walk from the gift shop to the Giant’s Causeway – and back again. No buses for us. LOL
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