Travel Blogs from Mullingar
Left Killarney at 8.15 am,visited Bunratty Castle and Folk Park where 19th century Irish rural and urban life is recreated in the form of a local village.We sampled bread cooked on the griddle and of course a wee drop of whisky before lunch. Next stop was the Cliffs of Moher,with spectacular ...
... Ireland. The castle had been partially restored: a few pieces of furniture, tapestries, a beautiful vaulted ceiling of wood and had the original stone carved fireplace. After the castle we visited some nearby shops. We also saw guards in camo clothing with rifles standing around the center square...hmmmmm. Carolyn talked to the postman who said they were guarding the ...
On Wednesday it was time to move on again, this time back north to Galway. On the way we stopped at the pretty little village of Ballyvaughan, on the south shore of Galway Bay, with its lovely old castle and an even lovelier coffee shop with home made cakes. Unusually for a village there was a good car park with space enough for a caravan.
Galway is a rather spread out town and our route took ...
Today my head feels like it has exploded with from the stress I have making for myself the past couple days. I don't know why I can not clear my head but instead focus on the worst case scenario which in turns makes me worry more and then the whole stressful cycle begins again! And it always comes back to the same thing for me money! i hate not having a strong income behind me and relying on family to help me out while it seems like I am living it up on the other side of the world. I ...
... back was through country roads at first and we went past Trim Castle which is Irelands largest Anglo-Norman castle completed around 1200, it had fallen into disrepair but the government put money into it, partly re-roofed it and now they run very good tours apparently. It was used in the filming of Braveheart, and in the scene where the king threw the gay guy out the window………….that ’s the outside of ...
Other places to stay in Mullingar
Austin Friar Street, Mullingar | Hotelfrom $108
Belvedere, Mullingar | Hotelfrom $120
Dublin Road, Mullingar | Hotelfrom $161
Pearse Street, Mullingar | Hotelfrom $107
Main Street, Mullingar | Hotelfrom $98