Category Archives: Tour 2009 Northern Ireland, Ireland, Wales, England
Written on May 20, 2009 at 4:12 pm, by Sandefur
Our final day on tour began as the tour began; very beautiful with some heavy moisture in the air. Some might call it rain.
Written on May 19, 2009 at 4:10 pm, by Sandefur
Any day that begins with a few hours in the temple is a great day, and that is how we began ours.
Written on May 18, 2009 at 9:25 pm, by Sandefur
Someone from Merthyr Tydfil must have read the blog about our concert last Friday, and has very kindly posted the two songs on YouTube that I featured. If you go to YouTube and search “BYU Singers” you will find “Homeward Bound” and “We’ll Keep a Welcome in the Hillsides”–both videoed at that night’s concert.
Written on May 18, 2009 at 2:49 pm, by Sandefur
What a remarkable day we had today.
Written on May 17, 2009 at 4:45 pm, by Sandefur
Today was a wonderful Sabbath.
Written on May 17, 2009 at 4:29 pm, by Sandefur
We began with a delicious group breakfast hosted by the siblings Pulman. What a joy to be in Merthyr Tydfil.
Written on May 16, 2009 at 5:35 am, by Sandefur
We have had another day of magic here in Wales. After saying goodbye to our wonderful hosts who have taken such care of us for the last two nights in Wrexham, we set out on a spectacularly scenic drive to Merthyr Tydfil.
Written on May 15, 2009 at 7:38 am, by Shane
Sorry to interrupt the wonderful coverage of the tour, but I thought everyone would be interested to see these articles that appeared in Thursday’s The Daily Universe, BYU’s campus newspaper. The article about the tour is here: http://newnewsnet.byu.edu/story.cfm/72524 A separate article about Dr. Staheli can be found here: http://newnewsnet.byu.edu/story.cfm/72525 These were both front page stories
Written on May 14, 2009 at 4:43 pm, by Sandefur
It is hard to believe we are into our last week of tour. It is now flying by, but we’re making the most of every minute.
Written on May 13, 2009 at 3:46 pm, by Sandefur
We packed up the bus, bid adieu to our host families of the last three nights and our sponsors who have taken care of us so beautifully, and headed to the the center of Dublin for a final 90 minutes of museums, walking, shopping for souvenirs and lunch, and whatever else the members of our