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Beach Road, Clifden, Connemara, County Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Clifden

Episode 8

A travel blog entry by bennybeanbear

72

... it was leading to. The bogs here are much older and different to those blanket bogs we’d seen on the west coast. These are also much deep, being about 10m deep. This trackway is believed to have only been used for a few years before it sank into the bog, it was four metres below the surface when found. As everything or nearly everything is very well preserved in the bog the wood was in excellent condition but had to be specially treated once ...

Something about a Quiet Man

A travel blog entry by sbbwebsters

12

... Today we didn't go straight here, we kind of tooted around Connemara to take in our surroundings. We crossed over the Quiet Man's Bridge, ate at Quiet Man's Cafe, and talked about the movie that was filmed there, called The Quiet Man. John Wayne starred in it, and I have no idea who he is, but adults should know. Kids these days only know pop stars and new movies. Well, we have had a long travel day, so see ya! - ...

Day 8: Pilgrimage South

A travel blog entry by basketmakeramy

13

... of old village women doing it...I thought I could handle it. After reading blogs of people who had done it or tried (and couldn't due to rain or fog), I decided I would settle for walking up to the statue of St. Patrick. John had also told me that we would probably be very sore for the rest of the trip if we tried it. The signs say it takes 2 hours to hike up and 1 1/2 hours to hike down. The hike isn't on green grass, but rather rocky road. The hikers we ...

****CRY*****

A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada

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... where they went what bus stations to go with. It was so COOL! Everything happens for a reason and jana and I randomly staying one more night on the Island was so that I could meet this couple and help make decisions about where to go next!

ANYWAYS back to the hostel spent the night watching TV chatting put the breakfast out before I went to bed. Get up this morning and clean up a little. The phone rang- Kilronan Hostel Hi imm so and so want to book ...

Connemara Country Byways

A travel blog entry by lindakhaas

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15

... This combined with climate change created the bogs that once covered 20% of Ireland. We bought a map of the hike up Diamond Hill for Saturday on our way back to Shannon Airport. I am feeling better but neither of us had the energy to do it today. When we left the National Park we drove past an area where they are still digging peat out of the bog.

Our next stop was Kylemore Abbey. It was an estate built by an Englishman for his ...

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