TripAdvisor Reviews Danville House Kilkenny
Travel Blogs from Kilkenny
... love it here- its kinda like a thick butternut squash soup and its the best thing ever) and a sandwich. We stopped in Penney's where I grabbed a workout towel since you are required to bring one to the gym here and I would prefer if my hand towel didn't also double for wiping down machines. We also stopped in a used bookstore where we picked up 3 books for the 3 for 5 euro deal since we will be taking a lot of trains, buses, and planes this semester.
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... bend and over the crest of every hill, we found another green hillside, another pretty home with meticulously maintained hedges and gardens, another charming farmer's field full of cows or sheep. As we drove, we listened to the radio. It seemed so incongruous to be watching such bucolic scenes while listening to Macklemore's "Thrift Shop." It ought to have been The Clancy Brothers, "Danny Boy," or "The Irish Rover." The DJ on RTÉ 2fm made ...
... scenic route to the costal town of Doolin, where we will be staying for the next two nights. The drive to Doolin was even more beautiful than the drive to Kilkenny and I did not thinks that was possible. I was in constant aw at the endless marvellous sights our drive had to offer. We passed more ruins than I can count and stopped to take pictures so many times that we ended up arriving at the inn two hours after we expected we would. ...
... founded by St. Kevin in the 6th century. Set in a glaciated valley with two lakes, the monastic remains include a round tower, stone churches and decorated crosses. We walked along the green way from the lower lake to the upper lake along a one of the rivers. This is where fairies live...it is to beautiful for words, with only a herd of goats as company ...
... chilled in the enormous green field behind the castle and has a picnic and threw the frisbee around for a while. By the time came for us to part ways the following morning, I'd say I'd made a pretty good friend with a GOod person. We had some good craic! (an Irish word describing, fun, good times, etc) Well off to dingle and a traditional Gaelic speaking part of Ireland to this day! I can't ...
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