Author Topic: Showstoppers

sam

Showstoppers
« on: August 05, 2019 »
Dublin to Shannon via some Mountains
"...tours aren’t only about the show-stoppers. There has to be a show to stop, and much of it inheres in the quiet passages that connect the memorable episodes together." – Day 3: Naas to Portlaoise



On a fabled hilltop in Kildare town, in a churchyard that has seen its great cathedral rise from ruin many times in its 1500 year history, sit two stone structures, the yin and yang of Irish architectural symbolism... AKA, showstoppers, including a stairway to heaven.