Caherciveen is the nearest big town to our first stop, Valencia Island.
This is the civil war memorial there. The soldier has a soviet-era look to him. A little bit cuddly and rounded.
The strangest things can give you culture shock. We are so used to seeing Pound Shops in the inner cities, but over in Ireland they have...
Look carefully, and you can see what the Euro Shop was in a previous life.
How many people went into banking for job security, and were overtaken by technology?