Dunboy Castle

Castletownbere, County Cork, Ireland | Hotel
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This hotel, located in Castletownbere, is near Beara Sheepdogs.
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Travel Blogs from Castletownbere

Dingle Peninsula and Killarney

A travel blog entry by nicole_gilbert on Jul 09, 2013

25 photos

So as my journey across Ireland continues i cannot tire of it's beauty and history. After leaving Annaskaul with thankfully a great nights sleep under my belt as it wasn't a zillion degrees in my hostel room, we headed for the Dingle. Travelling around the coast we stopped at this lovely old lady's home. On her land is not only this old houses called "Bee Hive Houses" but it is also where some of the movie Far and Away was filmed. Apparently Tom was really lovely ...

A chocolate a day keeps the fairies away

A travel blog entry by brae88 on May 21, 2013

2 comments, 6 photos

... suprized really that I haven't heard more about the folklore in Ireland. Some of the traditions were incorporated into the teachings of christianity in an attempt to convert people. For instance the christening dress, which babies still wear to this day, was worn so the sex of the child could not be distinguised to confuse the fairies and keep them away. I find it so sad that this world of ours still to this day ...

Blarney to Killarney.... Day 7

A travel blog entry by taralynne on May 04, 2012

19 photos

... was renovated 150 years ago by a family to prepare for queen victoria's visit.. then after she left the people went bancrupt.. they sold it to the Guinness family but they never did live in it... turns out they had tons of houses and never stayed in most. then an american man bought it for his daughter as a wedding present but then she caught pneumonia in 1933 and died! her new husband and father then donated it to the government as its in the Killarney national ...

Beara Peninsula

A travel blog entry by leann-robyn on Jul 28, 2011

24 photos

... drive right on past you and driver after driver apologetically waves and shrugs. But, with no other option at hand, we patiently thumbed it and in a short while, were picked up by a very friendly Dutch driver.

Our stay at the Garranes hostel and glimpse into the Dzogchen Beara was a really neat experience and a much welcomed break from the busy day to day tasks.

Not having had to resort to showing any leg for a lift yet,
Robyn and ...

Looking for Bing Crosby and Christmas in Kilarney

A travel blog entry by ostrowski on May 21, 2011

2 comments, 15 photos

... who checked us in,Kyra, was from Gdansk. She carried on a lengthly conversation about our last name and her wishes to visit America. She gave us a good recommendation for dinner. We chose the Irish version of beef lasagna which again was served with salad and a choice of baked potatoes or french fries. It was quite good. During our dinner the sun came out and we were able to take a few photos in the sunshine.