Dun Chaoin Hostel

Dingle Way, Ballyferriter, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Ireland | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Ballyferriter

Stuff you can fall off of in Ireland

A travel blog entry by mystic1 on Jul 14, 2014

4 photos

... I'm here in the school. It's fascinating to see all of the school materials around us as Gaeilge. Study, tea, study, lunch ( lón) more study, long dinner break, then back to the school for Irish dancing. On the long break I found my way to the ocean, so powerful and beautiful. After dancing I explored the sea cliffs by the B&B. In particular, I decided to see what they meant by one of their more alarming ...

Episode 2

A travel blog entry by bennybeanbear on May 25, 2014

46 photos

... material they use which looks like a small white pellet. It comes from Sweden. This workshop uses a lead free pellet, however, Waterford and many other crystal manufacturers use one with a lead content and the fellow here told us that the workers at those places are regularely tested for lead in their blood; it is one of the hazards of the profession.

Reginald’s tower is quite an historic landmark in the city. It overlooks the harbour and dates ...

Jigs, Reels, and Ditties in Dingle

A travel blog entry by robin512 on Jul 26, 2013

5 comments, 12 photos

... it gets closer to the music starting, the pubs fill up and there certainly doesn't seem to be any limit to the number of people that can squeeze in. And many are just there to drink and visit, with very little attention paid to the music. It's a good thing we were told that the Irish just do that...we probably would have started an international incident if we'd said "shhh". One night in Dingle, we had a private concert of Lumiere, 2 women and a guitar that ...

Exploring Dingle Bay

A travel blog entry by britanne on Jul 12, 2013

28 photos

... did have to evacuate the island during the 1960's. The people were very traditional in regards to Ireland culture and they spoke Gaelic on the island. Many of them went to America and settled in Boston, MA, Butte, MT, and San Francisco. Back on the road we stopped at this church real quick that was on the side of the road. Then we went to Bric's a little brewery! The man had two ales available and they were both really ...

You would have to see this to believe it.

A travel blog entry by erbear85 on Mar 15, 2013

24 photos

... talk funny. We went to dinner at a very small restaurant called An Canteen. It is owned by two young brothers - one is the chef and the other manages the place. At first, we were the only ones in the place, so we received plenty of attention and answered plenty of questions. Don't get me wrong, we asked lots of questions too! The food was delicious and reasonably priced. Another couple from the "States" came in (that's the way they refer to us here - "from the ...

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This hostel, located on Dingle Way, Ballyferriter, is near Ionad An Bhlascaoid Mhoir/The Blasket Centre, Tig Aine, Scanlon's Pet Farm, and Musaem Chorca Dhuibhne.
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4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding