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TravelPod Member ReviewsAshford Castle Cong
No service, no food, no drink is ever served to you expecting anything in return. They truly are happy to have you as a guest and you feel it everywhere you go on these 300 acres! It is wonderful, regal and just plain fantastic!
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We woke up early on Tuesday morning, excited to begin our journey into the Republic of Ireland and to our lodging at Ashford Castle. The night's stay at the 13th century castle was Bridget's birthday present and she was exceptionally excited.
First stop on the 3-hour road trip to Cong was the village of Islandeady. Bridget …
We awoke early to a fabulous Irish breakfast at Ariel House. After packing the car, we set off for a final Dublin attraction....the Kilmainham Gaol. We joined an interesting tour by an enthusiastic guide as we learned about the potato famine, that "being annoying" could lead to incarceration, and that children would also spend time here for petty …
VIBER message from Sher at 7am woke us up. They were all at ours for dinner and had Mum there as well, so was really neat to be able to Skype and catch up with them all. Gave me a fab funny photo album of them all which they had worked on together. Both love it, thanks. X x
Had an email from Samantha to say she's marrying in Bellmullet, which was about 2hrs away, so change of plans, we decided to do ...
... he ate a little too much, until, much later during the night, Brendon got up and vomited spectacularly out on the road outside our campervan.
Then I started feeling sick but fortunately I never puked. I was just nauseated with a tummy ache. We're still not sure what was the culprit. Was it Brendon's lambstew or the beer with the strange sediment at the bottom of the bottle? Or was it ...
... final leg of the Volvo Ocean Race and the next night was to be the big opening ceremony.
I had high hopes for Galway, which is located on the western coast of Ireland, still within the republic and a damn sight more scenic than Dublin. My main reason for being there, visiting the raved about Cliffs of Moher. I had heard from many friends, travellers and locals that the Cliffs were spectacular and definitely worth a visit as was the western coast.
I got lost ...