Travel Blogs from Knocknacarra
... we got fresh homemade pies. They were absolutely delicious! The weather had been so nice and sunny. According to the farmer, this is record breaking and people will be talking about this for the next ten years, because this weather never happens! Lucky us then. After visiting the farm we headed to the Cliffs of Moher and because of the weather it was so clear to see everything perfectly. The cliffs are stunning to see. They rise a sheer 210 ...
... driving the buggy! Tom’s game is really improving and he is very excited about getting into golf properly when we get home.
We had a late lunch at the clubhouse, watching the Irish player Rory McIlroy playing superbly in the PGA Tournament, much to everyone’s pleasure. We were not surprised to later hear he went on to win it. Then we piled into the car to drive ...
I was so excited to head to Galway today. I had heard such great things about it being the party capital of Ireland, so we were all pumped for a big night. Oh how money can change things....
Firstly we spent the morning in Cong at the 1200 AD Abbey which was quite remarkable, and connected into the national park which was so green and had loads of nature trails I would have loved to have walked but didn't have the time. That is one thing I definitely ...
... We were soon stopping for breathtaking views and pictures, such is the enchantment of the windswept rocky Burren- only on this day sunny and stark. The rocky hills look as though they are snow covered, and the stone houses dotted around the rocks that tilt to the sea appear so inhospitable, although it makes a beautiful vista, that we struggle to see how people exist there. Although we did see a little hay made within the rock fences, where they ...
... store after that which was semi-confusing because of the whole euro thing and they only have some American brands. So we're just hoping for the best.
Tomorrow we have orientation at 9. wayy to early for my jet lag! but I'll keep you posted.
Im excited to get to know the town and start my semester!
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center