The Castlecourt Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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We were up early and had a nice breakfast at our hotel before heading out to see the Connemara region. It was a little rainy when we set out and the forecast called for rain all morning and likely in the afternoon as well. The clouds made the landscape look really nice, but it didn't photograph well. It's such a different area from the rest of Ireland. It was very rocky and there were little lakes and ponds everywhere. We had a nice drive up ...
... been given a tour of a hotel before, especially one that has tiered cinema that serves popcorn and has a candy station. (Side note for THS, the classic film "the quiet man" was filmed here) Our room, wow- and there is a heated towel rack and heated floors in the bathroom. Our view is of the lake, and we look forward to seeing it tomorrow. The concierge made reservations for us at Cullen's at the Dungeon. One side of the ...
... re not so old,you may know it as a protest song by U2. Listen to the lyrics to appreciate the angst of an oppressed people. Ireland has made strides toward peace recently and it's marked by a footbridge called the Peace Bridge across the Lagan River. As we walked the bridge we overheard a young woman talking on her mobile; "I'm on the F....ing Peace Bridge. I'll be home soon." Peace is one thing; forgetting is another. More on Derry later. It has quite a ...
... has a larger than life personality but is a genuine warm person. Our stay in Westport was enhanced by her. Westport is a lovely town and was well worth the visit. However, the real accomplishment of October 1 was getting to Dublin and ridding ourselves of the car. Walter had succeeded in negotiating the roads without incident but not without a few hairy moments. I would point out that although Walter was the one behind ...
... going to make a collage some day, per our clever suggestion.
At some point, Jenny arrived home. Nearly the first thing she asks is, "Have you guys cleaned up the apartment?.." Well, obviously not, because you never once mentioned that in our WorkAway contract that we didn't have. So that rained on our parade a little. But mainly on Lynn's. She was a grouch bucket and sulked in the corner while ...