The night before we left for the Cliffs of Moher, we received the following tip: “When you get to the cliffs, turn left instead of right. Don’t mind the wall, just keep going. It’s a much better view.”
Hmm…700 foot vertical drop. Chest high stone wall. And ominous signs to watch our step… Could we ask for anything more?
Approaching the cliffs, the wall is a visual hindrance. But once I stand by it, with the wind buffeting my face, I can see its purpose. Even on an overcast day, from behind the man-made obstruction, the cliffs are staggering in their beauty