Altan

Ballaghderg, Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located on Ballaghderg, Letterkenny, is near Loop Head, Grianan Aileach Ring Fort, Glebe House and Gallery, and Mount Errigal.
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Travel Blogs from Letterkenny

You're full of Blarney

A travel blog entry by dbworld2see on Aug 06, 2014

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... two nights in Galway it was time to hit the road once again and head North along the West Coast so that we could complete our loop and take in as much of Ireland as we can.

Our next stop along the way took us just across the border in Northern Ireland to visit the Belleek Pottery museum. This was a place that my grandparents visited years ago on their trip to Ireland and it inspired them to begin collecting the beautiful earthenware ...

Come Again Another Day

A travel blog entry by efrohoff on Aug 03, 2014

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... the primary language. The landscape is so drastically different than what we've seen thus far. There are tall mountains shrouded in mist, with their own weather pattern, and below rocky bogs and grasslands. Purple heather dots the brown grasses and there are few trees. The peat bogs and troughs, that lay all across the land are dark, like chocolate fudge from all the rain. Rivers that two days ago likely meandered calmly through the valleys now rush rapidly down the ...

Rain, Rain, Go Away...

A travel blog entry by efrohoff on Aug 02, 2014

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... the heavier the mist becomes. It sits so low that you can barely see in front of you. The mist rises as the wind speed increases. Mist blows across the road like waves in the ocean. We bypass Giants Causeway temporarily to go to Old Bushmills Distillery first. As in Scotland, no children under 8 are allowed on the tour. Fortunately, they do allow tastings without a tour. Chris and I share a tasting and Joon goes solo, Sharon is not a whiskey girl. The whiskey ...

Welcome to the Bogside

A travel blog entry by helenlilley on Sep 12, 2013

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... forward to the future. I visited the Museum of Free Derry, which should not be missed. An excellent little insight into the turbulent history of the area. I was also shown around the area by a local resident. He was 10 years old when Bloody Sunday happened, and remembers losing a neighbour and attending the funerals. He grew up in the area when it was under Army occupation, and told me about what life was like in the area. We walked around the Bogside murals, which serve as history ...

Galway to Letterkenny Day 8

A travel blog entry by susiemayeurope on Aug 11, 2013

2 comments, 8 photos

... vision was exact in detail. Today the site is behind a glass screen to protect the Apparition. The Catholic religion makes up for 82 percent of the religions in the district. Sligo famous for the writer William Butler Yeats " Tread softly on my Dreams " a line from one of his famous poems. We are at Letter Kenny staying at The Radisson, seen some beautiful sights today but no photographs rained on and off most of the ...

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