Travel Blogs from Letterkenny
The Thursday before Easter Margot and I traveled with our friends Ian and Isabel Orr to take the ferry to Ireland and spend a week in their cottage overlooking Killyhoey strand near Dunfanaghy. We were joined by Davy and Mary Hill, two other friends from our days at Queens University Belfast.
Apart from heavy ...
... interesting to have them coming to visit and hear their opinions, which pretty much went with mine, so hmm, and we kept wishing each other safe travels, and we meant it.
I walked around and around within the Walls, st columb's huge cathedral, who founded Derry and was the 1st protestant church in Ireland, no Northern Ireland? I can't remember, but its important, and its beautiful, and I tried going to the free derry musuem but its not free! ha, bad joke, but I only had ...
... an abbey, but roads were closed left and right for a big cycling event. We continued on and went to Monasterboice, where we had the wonderful oppourtunity to see old church ruins and the high crosses. They were magnificent! After several hours more of driving, we drove through Northern Ireland, where Tony showed us some of the murals that we will explore further tomorrow. We arrived on Inch Island, where Tony's home Inch House is, got settled in a ...
... and friends and lose everything in the blink of an eye. That is what happened to these people. They had to leave everything behind. I can't even explain the play because I can't do it justice. I wish everyone could see it.
After the play we had to walk quite a bit because the bus doesn't run that late and they blocked off the way to the bridge we were supposed to take. It was an adventure...a very cold adventure. It was probably a 40 ...
... 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 ...
Other places to stay in Letterkenny
Ballyraine, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $83
- Lacked atmosphere, poor food
- Great Place to stay
Paddy Harte Road, Letterkenny | 4 star hotelfrom $129
- Make your own mind up, I'm glad I did!!
- Incompetant management
- Felt like an airport hotel
Lower Main St, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $90
Main Street, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $63
Derry Road, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $71
- Great Hotel
- Great Hotel
100 Main Street, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $87
Ramelton Road, Letterkenny | Hotelfrom $92
Ramelton Road R245, Letterkenny | 4 star hotelfrom $116