Smugglers Lodge Bed & Breakfast

Bridge Street, Clifden, Connemara, County Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland | B&B

Travel Blogs from Clifden

Episode 8

A travel blog entry by bennybeanbear


... and the old kitchen. In the basement was found more than 40,000 documents relating to the property over the centuries and many of those related directly to the treatment of the local people during the famine of 1846 to 1850. Although in need of some restoration and maintenance work it was really nice to see it as it has always been.

Based on the documents found in the basement and other information there is also a small museum dedicated to ...

Something about a Quiet Man

A travel blog entry by sbbwebsters


... 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! - ...

And then there were two

A travel blog entry by arilauraharold


... was next to do. The scope of the operation in Belfast was not missed here and was well worth the visit and the crowds.

I took the day off driving the next day and we opted for a bus tour to take the wheel to the Giants Causeway. I am glad we did as the constant commentary from our lovely driver provided an insight into the local landscape that would have been lost otherwise. Along the way we were able to view the spectacular coastline from the Carrick-A-Rede ...

Goodbye Inishmore

A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada


... then on the 1st I fly to Santiago Chile!!!! I am so pumped!!! My rough plan is to go to Santiago for a week or more then take a bus to Mendoza Argentina then from Mendoza get to Bolivia then from Bolivia go to Peru and I will fly home on the 16th of Dec arriving home on the 17th! Im struggling as to wether I should book my flight home from Peru right now or wait a bit… only because I am not ...

Scenic Drives Galore + Best Music of the Trip

A travel blog entry by zolina


... anyplace to pull over for pictures until it was too late. Mom and I both agreed that it reminded us of Montana.

When we got back to Clifden we decided to have dinner at EJ Kings so that we could take advantage of their free WiFi and blog. I got the Beef & Guinness stew and it was amazingly good. I was glad we were blogging because the stew took forever to cool down.

After dinner we went ...


This B&B, located on Bridge Street, Clifden, is near Dan O'Hara's Homestead Farm, Ross Castle, Lough Corrib, and The Lynch Memorial.
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