Bard's Den

, Letterfrack Village, Letterfrack, Connemara, County Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland | B&B
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Location

This B&B, located on , Letterfrack Village, Letterfrack, is near Connemara National Park, Connemara National Park, Galway Race Course, and The Point Equestrian Centre and Pony Trekking.
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Travel Blogs from Letterfrack

Sunday on the Connemara Loop

A travel blog entry by quirk303 on Sep 28, 2014

3 comments, 8 photos

... protects it from the Atlantic. It was grand in design, had a gothic church built nearby to house the remains of the premature death of the castle builder's wife and a most impressive walled garden. The castle/abbey has had no expense spared in its construction and furnishing. It was set on ten thousand acres and was intended as a hunting and fishing retreat from the owner's residence in London. It had a large number of workers who tended ...

Count the Mary's

A travel blog entry by quirk303 on Sep 27, 2014

4 comments, 13 photos

... There is a small harbour in town to protect the boats from weather that must get bad. Roundstone is around the corner and not directly exposed to the strength of the Atlantic, but it must suffer at times. Clinker built curragh rowing boats, a traditional boat, lay moored in the harbour on long ropes. The tide seems to rise over two or more metres and low tide leaves many boats high and dry and the boat-ramps useless. Houses in town are painted in a range ...

Connemara

A travel blog entry by dayna-tom-2013 on Sep 19, 2014

32 photos

... called an abbey then of course. Probably a fishing cabin or something like that. He built it for his wife, as the story goes, but it is in primo fishing country so us guys will just let the ladies think its for them. Makes for smoother sailing on the fishing grounds. He probably could have bought her a new Hoover or a blender. Anyway, he spared no expense as the pictures will show. He also built a ...

Our First Day on the Left

A travel blog entry by dayna-tom-2013 on Sep 18, 2014

1 comment, 11 photos

... freeway to Galway. By that point I felt like I was the Drivers Ed teacher at a special needs school. But, we were both laughing so all was well. Dayna hung in there like a NASCAR driver with early dementia and progressed well throughout the day. By afternoon, even on these little narrow roads, I had restored circulation to my fingers.

Dayna's note: The USA is the ONLY country where the majority of the driver's do ...

My Birthday!

A travel blog entry by jukes on Sep 17, 2014

1 comment, 14 photos

... in a local, chatted to a couple of ladies who said the locals are loving the Indian summer as usually they have their fires going all September.
Returned via Castlebar, (diesel) again a main highway, thru a one lane, one way, street, see pics. stopped for a break in Ballinrobe and were back in Cong by 6pm.
7.30pm we went to a local pub for dinner, only because it was my birthday. Very nice. See ...