Dun A Ri House Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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We motored for 10.5 hours against the breeze in a lumpy sea. It was an uncomfortable ride and no one ate much for lunch.
Carlingford (the town) is a 15 minute walk from the marina, but I was nursing a sore knee so I stayed in board.
The Mourne Mountains to the North have some great walking, but we are just here for the night.
... hope the photos do it justice.
So - What is Tara? I'm just going to copy a little info from
The Hill of Tara, known as Temair in Gaelic, was once the ancient seat of power in Ireland – 142 kings are said to have ...
Dublin - Waterford - Tipperary - Dundalk Quite the road trip today. Went down to Waterford. Timed it really well and managed to get on to the tour of the Crystal Factory within 5 mins of arriving. Fascinating going through the factory and watching the craftsmen at work. Took awhile to decide what we would take home as a souvenir! Finally settled on a bottle coaster that would fit into the luggage. Headed to Tipperary as they also made crystal. Couldn't find the factory so came ...
... spring and autumn solstice phenomenon at the large mound at Knowth. They were constructed in a way that lets the sun line up perfectly with the passages inside the mounds at the different solstices to provide light.
We also visited the sight of the Battle of the Boyne (July 1, 1690). It remains the biggest battle ever fought on Irish soil with over 60,000 troops. ...
... in the 19th Century. The current distillery contains the oldest working pot still in the world and has a cooperage on show for all visitors
As you can only imagine, we were both anxious to taste some of their fine whiskey. We thought we'd never get through the tour.
Well, you may have guessed, we put a glass to our lips, and that was the end of that! Some awful tasting liquid that neither of us could ever acquire a taste for. There were ...