Today I was up early to day seven of phase 2 of my virtual Irish cycling tour (via stationary bike and Google Earth’s Street View). I followed the North Road in Gortnaclohy along the Cork Road to Smorane. 2.0 km and 20 minutes.
Gortnaclohy has a compact core, with a narrow street lined with businesses, places to eat and apartments.
Plots of people out and about, including a group of school boys on an outing.
It took a round-about to show me I have been cycling on the wrong side of the road! They drive on the left hand side of the road in Ireland!
At last, evidence of faerie-folk! A lime green side road with purple foliage!