The Drinagh Court Hotel
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... better and we can continue exploring. At the Blarney castle stop we went to the Woolen Mills shops and restaurant. Toby got his coffee fix and we had scones. We did some shopping and then it was time to get back on the bus. For lunch we stopped at a tourist gift shop with lunch bar. Some of the Cosmos passengers feel overwhelmed by tourist gift shop stops. This is the 3rd stop out of the 12 ...
Sunday, September 7
Another sunny day. We have been so fortunate with our weather. Today we headed south to Dunmore East which is south of Waterford and then on to Hook Head Lighthouse.
Dunmore East was a surprise to me. There was a large beach area with a few swimmers, a bay with fishermen and pleasure boats. A the ...
... the stone tower that exists today replaced the wooden tower. Ireland's history is fascinating, as we learn of the Vikings, the Normans, the English, and Anglo-Normans. It is hard to keep it all straight as someone was always invading, being deposed, and other complicated alliances.
We ate lunch at The Reg which is located in the shadow of the tower. Lunch was really good, accompanied by good ...
After breakfast of excellent coffee and scones at a local coffee shop (Barb is REALLY going to miss the scones when we leave Ireland) we take a quick walk around Killarney. Nice little village with LOADS of tourist shops, we head out to Ross Castle for a quick look.
Built around about the late 15th century with extensive grounds and its own lake, we give the tour of the castle a miss on the basis that ...
... the Georgian buildings just beautiful and all the painted front doors. We ended up at the Book of Kells exhibition and then a look at the long room which was just amazing - all those ancient books it was fantastic. We had free time in Dublin for the rest of the day except for those doing the Guiness tour of which Graeme was one. We had an hour so till they left so we went for another walk before he left for the bus pickup. I had a lovely ...