Hillside Bed & Breakfast
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... at midday.
I got to the top, met a lovely gentleman who I got talking to and took in the most beautiful views!!
Ireland has completely lived up to what I wanted it to be!
I ran out of water then (maybe I just drink a lot?) and began my decent down next to the river.
I filled up my drink bottle twice from water that in town cost 3.50 a bottle!!!
I kept seeing all these little hidden spots I want to come back to with friends and ...
Today is what Joe would call " a soft day ", that is, it is raining. Had trouble with a lumpy bed last night and a quilt cover that only came to the edge of the bed, which meant areas were left exposed. Nothing seems right about this hotel. After breakfast we drove around Belfast for an hour or so. We went thru the university area and along the main streets before visiting the Shankhill Road area, which suffered the most during the Troubles. There ...
... 8 Fodors recommended top things to see in Ireland. If everything goes to plan we should see number 8 on Tuesday.
We drove to Emyvale Ireland through some significant rain. The B&B lady is hilarious and just can't do enough for us. The best one for me was asking if it was ok if the yogurts for breakfast was organic. I had a hard time not laughing.
... of 10m. Later I read that that according to excavations there had been 13 stones. Four out of the 13 stones are missing and three of the nine now standing were re-erected after excavation.. At just under 2, 5m, the two portal stones are among the tallest of any Irish stone circle. A boulder burial is sited 20m east of the circle, and its large capstone (weighing almost 20 tons).
... works. It was delicious!
We would like to mention that Kathleen and Catriona have graciously given up their rooms for our stay. Kathleen has been tending to a friend in the evenings at her home for several years and Catriona has a dear friend who lives in the neighborhood and with whom she works and plays, so they insisted on this hospitality.
We thank them profoundly!