The Earl of Desmond Hotel

Killarney Road, Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland | 3 star hotel
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Killarney an Tralee

A travel blog entry by karliengossross


... a great meal at the restaurant at the Mucross house overlooking the rose garden. The meal was really great value for money.

Unfortunately the rain does not give us a chance to visit the extended garden surrounding the house - again we wish we had more time to stay another cannot visit this area in less than 3 days.

We ...

Day 29

A travel blog entry by owiedoeseurope

... the band started up and the lead singer was already well drunk so we left and went back to our hotel. The others went off to bed while Mag and I went into the hotel bar for a nightcap. We found a honeymooning couple from New York, from our tour, there and joined them for a couple of drinks. Much better band in our hotel. By middnight we were slowing down, so it was time for a quick burger and off to bed. A good night, have heard a lot of Irish music the last 4 ...

Fairy Forts and Bagpipes

A travel blog entry by rebeccabrent


... of architecture (making us think of Rich's brother Paul) and perfectly depicts the way of life on the island. It’s filled with stained glass, art, photos, quotes from writings, and even recordings of Blasket Island inhabitants telling stories in Gaelic. The last resident was moved off the island in the early 1950’s. We were a little rushed in the Centre since we were keeping an eye on time to get back for the laundry. I think you could spend several hours there to ...

It's Christmas in Tralee

A travel blog entry by melepua


... we all come from such different customs, spend Christmas exactly the same. We may eat beef, or turkey, or ham, or even tamales. Our side dishes are what our parents and grandparents did, who took them from where they grew up. We might open gifts or dine on Christmas Eve, we might go to church on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day (or both), we might visit one side of the family on one day and the other side another day. I asked some Irish people ...

A little Fungie from the Dingle

A travel blog entry by silja


... the race even started. He went to get back on his horse, and the race announcer said "Don't let him back on the horse until he's been cleared by the doctors. No, don't let him on the … get off the … JIMMY SULLIVAN YOU GET DOWN OFF THAT HORSE RIGHT NOW!"

Tomorrow we're off to Limerick to meet up with one of the girls we met in Kilkenny, and to see a local hurling ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Killarney Road, Tralee, is near Tralee Town Park, Nine Daughters Hole, Beal Castle, and Chute Hall Ogham Stones.
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