Travel Blogs from Sligo
Hi Just spending two weeks in Ireland having a great time; started out in Dublin and went to the North-West to Sligo. Staying in a lovely seaside village called Strandhill – stayed three nights in the Strandhill Lodge and Suites; the best hotel ive stayed in.... fabulous place great rooms... went surfing a few times the last couple of days and also tried the Seaweed baths – really relaxing break.
... pumpkin. We went for a wonderful drive out of town towards Dongegal. We went to the burial location of the famous author Yeats and checked out a beautiful waterfall. Went back into Sligo grabbed a dodgy kebab from a shop in town. The owner told us Moose and Squirrel were of to a folk festival in Cavan known as the Fleadh. Off to Cavan it is. That is the County where Bomber comes from. We may stay with his mum in Butlersbridge. Boris ...
... with peat bogs which are dug up for a substitute of coal and takes a couple hundred years to develop. So we stop at the side of the road and make a trek onto the big to see what it's all about, and it turns out to be very spongy and you can bounce on it too. Few of us got our feet wet but was worth it. Lunch break today was at the lovely kylemore abbey which is owned by nuns but opened to the public and ...
... of Sligo. He asks me what my favorite animal is. I tell him sheep, because I’ve seen so many of them in the fast few days. He starts carving a sheep for me in a piece of wood. As he’s carving, he continues to tell me stories and legends about Ireland and Irish people. When he finishes carving the sheep, he turns the piece of wood over and ...
... ring, and the woman tells me that the flower is a forget-me-not, and that the ring was made by a local craftsman here in this store. I buy a few items from the craft store to give to friends and family, and I get the ring as a souvenir for myself, to forget not the places, people, and experiences I’ve had.
After leaving ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Clarence Hotel Sligo
Other places to stay in Sligo
Clarion Road, Ballinode, Sligo | 4 star hotelfrom $81
- Good Choice
- Beautiful, classy hotel
- New Clarion Sligo worth a visit
Swan Point, Sligo | 4 star hotelfrom $100
- Good if you're into looks
- Go somewhere else!
- Did not disappoint.
Pearse Road, Sligo | 4 star hotelfrom $70
- Found this hotel fantastic
- Shocked at good comments
- Stay away
Strandhill Road, Sligo | 3 star hotelfrom $77
- Towels please
- Great stay
- Would not stay there again.
Quay Street, Sligo | Hotelfrom $88
Millbrook, Sligo | 3 star hotelfrom $83