Clonea Strand Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... up, living next to her Donnelly aunt.
Brian and his wife couldn’t stay but the rest of us went to a local pub for lunch and a long catch up. Tina had prepared folders of information, one for Kay and one for Tom and Tom set up the laptop and showed Tina and Kay some photos, most from the American Daly cousins.
We returned to our B&B after 18:00 and Tom spent several hours capturing the information from the day and updating his family ...
... Ali and I are very grateful for the support. Tomorrow is the final day and I am looking forward to getting to Cobh and seeing everyone again. I will admit that I will miss the adventure. Thank you for coming along with me and for indulging my persistent Facebook posts - I promise that after Friday everything will return to normal and I will hang-up my electronic quill for a while. I will post the last blog tomorrow evening and tell you all how the final furlong went. Bye for now, ...
... filling the lot every day just to do some shopping in town. But what's worse, is the machines take only exact change. Not easy for the tourist. I sat with the car while Jolene ran into the tourist info building and the nice woman there lent Jolene the money to put in the machine, then like nice visitors, she ran back in to give the woman what we owed.
Located on a rocky island on the banks of ...
... and drenched, we went back down the stairs and purchased pictures of each of us in action. Back in our car, we dried off and left the town of Cork for the southern coast and Cobh.
Cobh is the original name of a town that bore the moniker of Queenstown from 1849-1922 . As you near the town from the north, you cross an old stone bridge and climb a steep incline to the top of a crest. The other side of this hill holds ...
... a passageway behind it so he could escape to the Round Tower in case of attack. There was a solid door that could be bolted closed and above the door was there was a gap in the ceiling so boulders etc could be dropped onto any attackers. This is known as the Murder Hole.
There was one major attack, when Cromwell’s men moved through Ireland. They first attacked the town and many people fled up to the Rock for protection. This was to no avail because 1500 to ...