Travel Blogs from Clifden, Ireland

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Lovely ride along the Coast, An Clochán, Ireland travel blog

Lovely ride along the Coast

A travel blog entry by 2totango

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Beautiful cycle along the hilly coast.  Tried several times to video parts of the tide for you to see, but the camera would have none of it.  Didn’t like the jostling or something… Went through a few small towns and saw traditional ...

Clifden and the Sky Road, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Clifden and the Sky Road

A travel blog entry by willou

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... of mine (Guillaume) to visit the Connemara. We noticed that there was a Citylink bus (one of the main bus companies in Ireland) going to Clifden which is known as the capital city of the Connemara (it is only 3000 inhabitants). From Galway, Clifden is ...

If you can't find it fake it, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

If you can't find it fake it

A travel blog entry by vanderkansie

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Places we visited: Ballyvaughan, Dungaire Castle, Galway, Aughnanure Castle, Reces, Kylemore Abbey, Clifden. Thanks to all of you that actually read the blog, it takes a lot of time and getting comments back is great, it makes us feel connected. Mariana ...

Day of Terror, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Day of Terror

A travel blog entry by rachaelandtrish

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... finally make it to our destination after a VERY wet trip to the National Stud. Definitely interesting, if you make it to Ireland…..however, I would recommend printing a couple of pages called the Heritage Island, off the internet, and get it two ...

Lovely old Richard, the Skyroad and the Magic Map, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Lovely old Richard, the Skyroad and the Magic Map

A travel blog entry by wandergal

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due notti a Clifden, nel Connemara - ostello fantastico, gestore ...

"A Good Puzzle"

A travel blog entry by lsteen

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... dinner in the Dunraven Arms, we checked out a couple of their many pubs.  We met up with Anthony, his friend Anthony (Ireland's version of Darrell and his other brother, Darrell) and Anthony no. 2's wife, Sharon.  They were great hosts, telling ...

Cliffs of Moher, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Cliffs of Moher

A travel blog entry by robthebruce

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... day, and imagine the knights on horses defending the land. Tonight we are staying in a small town on the west cost called Clifden. It is literally a main street and nothing more. But I have come to enjoy the small towns, because the tour buses and ...

2 French a Spaniard and a Canadian!!!, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

2 French a Spaniard and a Canadian!!!

A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada

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... I gotten myself into but it turned out to be one of the coolest best days!!!  i have NOW officially fallen in love with Ireland!!!  Maybe I have just been stressed and in Galway for too long but going out and traveling for 8 hours in one day was ...

Day 2..., Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Day 2...

A travel blog entry by liamleprechaun

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Day two was wonderful! We went west and north from our B&B, stopping first at the bridge made famous in the movie, "The Quiet Man!"  From there up the sky road, and through the mountains to Kylemor Abbey, and further north, northeast to ...

The Connemara - not to be missed in Ireland., Clifden, Ireland travel blog

The Connemara - not to be missed in Ireland.

A travel blog entry by brian.helen

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... wildflowers. No we had not taken any pills but very surreal. Awesome. Time to get off to our accommodation in Clifden (gateway to the Connemara National park). The Ardagh Hotel was very spacious, comfortable, hospitable and relaxing. Recommend it. The ...

Connemara National Park, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Connemara National Park

A travel blog entry by pedeu

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Heavy rain. Since the weather was not inviting us for a walk, we decided to drive across Connemara Park, in Clifden direction. It's different when you can get out of the car and enjoy the landscape, but I'm glad we've been there and we didn't miss the ...

Connemara National Park, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Connemara National Park

A travel blog entry by gointravelin

Started the morning with a look around Bunratty castle. It has been completely restored, and really gives you a good feel for how it was to live in a castle. You see so many ruined castles, it is strange to see one intact. They have placed a folk ...

Ancora Connemara, gran musica!, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Ancora Connemara, gran musica!

A travel blog entry by bobbyw2345

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Meteo: uggioso, pioggerella a tratti Ci prepariamo la colazione nella cucina dell'ostello e poi ci dirigiamo verso il parco nazionale del Connemara. C'è un tour con guida, ovviamente in inglese. E' tutto gratis, parcheggio, ingresso e tour. Facciamo ...

Rain Day, Galway, Ireland travel blog

Rain Day

A travel blog entry by rsbrowning

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... was a common mistake among Americans. Apparently we have a reputation for being afraid of walking onto private land for fear of being shot. I was assured its not that way at all in Ireland. Maybe more Americans should travel more often and farther ...

Connemara Country Byways, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Connemara Country Byways

A travel blog entry by lindakhaas

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... was more scenic.  Today the clouds had lifted enough that we could see the lakes and mountains found everywhere south of Clifden.  The mountains in this part of the Connemara Peninsula are called the Twelve Pins or in Irish the Twelve ...

Driving through Connemara, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Driving through Connemara

A travel blog entry by colinhardcastle

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... a sense of humour! We chat merrily with three of us in the car, while we drive through Connemara. We eventually make it to Clifden, and take the Sky Road up a seaside cliff to see some scenery. The day is still hazy unfortunately, but the scenery is ...

à Clifden, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

à Clifden

A travel blog entry by gadjoxav

après un retour sur Galway et une grosse soirée, on embarque dans un "bus - tour" faire le touriste mais on reste à Clifden pour la soirée, on reviendra le lendemain après midi avec le même (différent) "bus - ...

And then there were two, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

And then there were two

A travel blog entry by arilauraharold

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... Dungarvan, which is a small fishing village. Killarny – The Ring of Kerry has been something that everyone mentioned when Ireland pops into conversation. So, we too made the pilgrimage. Killarny presented itself as an old-hat of the tourist game ...

Donegal to Clifden, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Donegal to Clifden

A travel blog entry by carol53

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... which was on our must see list after watching a show on SBS which was based on the sea and coast near Roundstone and Clifden. Well this was the best decision as we loved Clifden. The road into Clifden was glorious with the mountain range, The Twelve Bens ...

Rockmount House, near Clifden, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Rockmount House, near Clifden

A travel blog entry by bellyadventures

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Off we go..., Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Off we go...

A travel blog entry by kcmartin

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... and time for shopping.  The marble is the most gorgeous color of green. Picked up a few trinkets here.    We finally ended up at Clifden where our hotel's pub used to be a train station.  A pint was purchased here and then off to bed. ...

I finally felt like I was in Europe today, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

I finally felt like I was in Europe today

A travel blog entry by zolina

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... to a pub called Lowry’s for toasted sandwiches. Today was the first day of the Galway horse races, a pretty big festival for Ireland. We had arrived at Lowry’s just in time to see the end of a race. And then they showed the ladies competing ...

Over to the north west, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Over to the north west

A travel blog entry by redwatt

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... some borders from Australia.  The abbey was originally a castle but is now an abbey for the Benedictine Nuns.    Clifden is a very small, picturesque, touristy village.  Tom bought a lovely jumper (30 punts instead of 50) and I bought ...

Clifden, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Clifden

A travel blog entry by jeff1fla

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Clifton was a great little town on Ireland's west coast but the drive on the Skye Road is not for the faint of heart or those afraid of hights. The drive was so worth it ...

Our First Real Irish Pub Experience, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Our First Real Irish Pub Experience

A travel blog entry by zolina

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... and spent the whole night talking to them. And not really listening to the music. At first we talked about travelling around Ireland and then when I went to the bathroom the conversation had somehow turned to me. About how I don’t have a husband or ...

Clifden, Clifden, New Zealand travel blog

Clifden

A travel blog entry by rzdonz

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Summer breaks: Glasgow, London and Co. Galway, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Summer breaks: Glasgow, London and Co. Galway

A travel blog entry by gurus

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... the Glasnevin Educate Together as Ozyies, have now settled right into holiday mode very well. We have had five camping holidays around Ireland and each has been fantastic. Again the weather has been pretty good for winter; it was winter wasn't it? The ...

Irish Countryside, Shannon, Clifden, Sligo, Donegal, Ballycastle, Belfast, Ireland travel blog

Irish Countryside

A travel blog entry by lynettechew

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Nel Connemara!, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Nel Connemara!

A travel blog entry by bobbyw2345

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... dura pochissimi secondi. L'acqua deve essere freddissima ed il richiamo dell'accappatoio ha la meglio. Percorriamo tutta la costa fino a Clifden fra calette, laghetti. La giornata è stellare e tutto splende. Arriviamo in città saltando la Sky Drive, che ...

Inishmore and Irish Friends, Clifden, Ireland travel blog

Inishmore and Irish Friends

A travel blog entry by lindakhaas

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... made myself.  They brought me a can of 7UP and a bottle of Heineken.  We caught the 4:00 ferry and were back in Clifden before 6:00.  We parked on the way in and went to the pharmacy so Erin could get cold medicine.  Then we visited ...

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