Brookside Hostel

Address: Fairgreen, Clifden, Connemara, County Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Fairgreen, Clifden, is near Ross Castle, Lough Corrib, Maam Ean, and St. Patrick Statue.
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    Travel Blogs from Clifden

    Short stop for a leg stretch

    A travel blog entry by terry.graue.9 on Jul 19, 2013

    13 photos

    ... is now a hotel
    There is a prison in the middle of the lake for animal abusers

    Peat bogs - trying to outlaw the use of machines to harvest the peat
    Extraction by hand old as coal but more environmentally friendly

    Fuschia - tears of Christ

    Cleggan fishing village

    Kylemoor Abbey

    Arrive at Clifden for a leg stretch - depart at 12:15 for lunch at Portfin Lodge ...

    Day 8: The Beauty of Ireland in Full Force

    A travel blog entry by lari on Jun 14, 2013

    ... but also scarfs and caps and gloves. When I went in she asked me if I had been up at the fort already and when I said yes and that I loved it she exclaimed "Ah! You liked it?!" in a rather satisfied manner. She later told me that many people don’t even go all the way up because they either hate the cold or don’t like the wind. Especially americans can be very picky. People usually come in masses when the sun is shining but on a day like today some stay down here, or in a ...

    Clifden and the Sky Road

    A travel blog entry by willou on Mar 25, 2012

    30 photos

    ... walk so I proposed to take a shortcut and to go by the fields. It was a good shortcut at the beginning but we soon realized that Connemara is a very marshy area. So after a moment, our feet sank suddenly in the ground until the knees. We continue on this shortcut and I think that finally we earned time and energy by taking it. The sights by going by the fields were also amazing. The inconvenient is that our shoes, pants and feet were ...

    Craziness, always craziness! This is NOT your room

    A travel blog entry by lindsey-canada on Oct 05, 2011

    15 photos

    Last night Barbara came over and I made her TACOS! YUMMM!!! We drank wine laughed it was so fun! Decided lets not end the evening well go for "one" at the pub! She wanted to go to the hotel and I hadn't been there in forever so awesome sounds good to me! We invited the American girls and Paco to come with us! Barbara said shed drive us well we walk around the corner to her car and I just about died! She has one of those really ...

    Galway to Clifden

    A travel blog entry by lindakhaas on Jul 27, 2011

    2 comments, 8 photos

    ... wasn’t the greatest. We stopped at Black Head for the view.

    We drove into Galway and there was a lot of traffic because it is Horse Race Week. We finally got to the center of town and found a parking garage. We walked down to the river to see the Spanish Arch which wasn’t that impressive. We also saw lots of swans on the river. We walked into the shopping district where no cars are allowed. In ...