Clonea Strand Hotel
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Sat.17th April 04...27.47N. 15.46W
Early morning Catherine got organized for her flight back to Ireland and I took the bus to Mogan.There were very few on the bus as it was early morning so I had a fast spin to Mogan.I was concerned about my bag in the compartment under the bus as I thought we could lose it going around the corners at such …
Left Newport Wales this morning for our drive eventually to the ferry to cross to Ireland this afternoon. Ferry due to leave at 2.30 and arrive in Ireland at 6. 30 First village was Avergavenny( remember the song), then Brecon and Carmarthen through some very green and pretty countryside Finally to Fishguard for ferry trip across St George's channel to Rosslare in Ireland. Overnight at Waterford in delightful hotel -Glanville ...
... student ID. I've saved a penny or two!
I then went for a Kilkenny beer in Kilkenny...didn't even know there was such a thing! It was like a light version of Guiness aparently. Let's say I won't be going to the Guiness Factory.
I think most of us slept on the way back to Dublin.
Which was good, because I got no sleep that night. I went in search of a musician again.
A few different pubs, and then back to the Temple ...
... hotel to the reception. You will all be delighted to hear that the leisure centre adjacent to the hotel has a Joe-Cuzy and it is working!!! Seems that I may have somehow managed to steal a march on the saboteur who having missed the opportunity for the shorter Passage East ferry route, is probably still travelling the N25 having gone the long way round through the town of New Ross (the ancestral home of John F and the rest of the Boston Kennedy dynasty). I start to think a ...
... a plan. Or that I should know where I am going or anything else. I have options of going places and a few places that I definitely want to see after that sure whatever happens happens. I know my final flight lands in Hanoi. I know my return flight leaves from Bangkok. I have looked at the map a couple of times with Fiona and we kind of looked at a route that brought us South and then into Cambodia and back into Thailand. Now that is ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet