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One of Ireland's most important sites, Glendalough was founded by St Kevin in the 6th century. Although he preferred the life of a hermit, retreating to the cave above the Upper Lake known as St Kevin's Bed, his reputation as a holy man grew and he attracted many followers and Glendalough became a pilgrimage site for centuries afterwards. The ruins of Glendalough, meaning the "valley of the two lakes" are spread along 2 miles of a ...
... run. Cushendale Woolen Mills are a genuine traditional family run Irish mill (similar to Avoca) which produces colorful fabrics in mohair, Irish wool, lambs wool, and cotton chenille. We met their puppy, Pip, by the door who gave us a full tour of the factory and machinery, and let us pet the blankets AND Pip ...
... to us! Beautiful day and a beautiful walk! New fact of the day, the word stud comes from these stud farms where stallions are taken to breed! The famous Tetrarch had over 130 progeny, 80 of which won impressive races! Welcome to horse lovers galore! Quick stop into town for a quick passionfruit white chocolate truffle at The Truffle Fairy, an award winning truffle shop which Emma sent me truffles from for ...
... was buried at Clonegam parish and having googled it a few months ago, found that it was on Curraghmore estate. Since then I've discovered that Cornelius lived on 31p on the estate and his son Charlie worked on Curraghmore as a carpenter. Curraghmore house was built around 1170 by the de la Poers (originally from Normandy, France) and is the home to the present Lord Waterford, the 8th Marquis of Waterford. The estate was ...
... the natural beauty of the landscape, to walk the mountains and hills and to explore the archaeological and historical monuments.Most important of all, people come as pilgrims, responding to the sacred energy of the landscape which drew St. Kevin to withdraw here in search of his God. The spiritual heritage of Glendalough is unsurpassed. The pilgrim way has been followed for ages past by ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility