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... was a bit of a delay in departing and almost 30 minutes delay in arrival to Dublin port as the berth was not available. We took advantage of the free wifi on board to book a hotel in Castleblayney, southwest of Belfast. On arrival in Dublin Jo-Ann, Ian and Keely left the older children to wait for the luggage while they caught a taxi across town to pick up the hire car. The new car is a Renault and dubbed "little Heston" as it is not quite ...
Evidence shows that The Hill of Slane can be traced back into primordial times, so of course I had to visit it. Probably as old as the Neolithic period. I read that in Christian history that the hill became well known as the site where St. Patrick first lit the paschal fire in direct rebelliousness of the pagan kings at nearby Tara. I visited the hill of Slane ...
Day 7; Stop 2; Newgrange Farm, Ireland Our next stop brought us to the famous Newgrange Farm, with cute farmland and pasture views along the way. Cows and sheep were abundant, and we even saw some goats with horns prancing up and down the mountains. The Irish Sea was visible for most of the drive, contrasted by the mountain sides and small villages along the way. We arrived at the farm and were immediately put on safari-like open vehicles that would give ...
Day 7; Stop 1; Carlingford, Ireland
In between Belfast and Dublin, this little town by the sea was a gorgeous place to stop and move around after sitting all morning. Hills leading directly down to the light blue water, little cottages lining the roads, and the remains of a castle on top of a hill made Carlingford a very unique Irish village ...
... donned my new coat and the hat that I bought in Edinburgh. We had parked near the Carlingford Tourist Centre so we went in and picked up a map of the town. Then we crossed the road and headed along the water’s edge, towards King John’s Castle. The castle was built in the thirteenth century and is just a ruin now, but it still looks impressive, towering over the town from the hill it sits on. ...
Other places to stay in Dundalk
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Dundalk | 3 star hotelfrom $92
Dublin Road, Dundalk | Hotelfrom $59
Carlingford Road (R173), Dundalk | 3 star hotelfrom $168
Park Street, Dundalk | 2 star hotelfrom $91