Finnstown Country House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Lucan
... combined together in Guinness. Then they have us a miniature glass of Guinness and told us not to drink it until we were in the next room. In the next room we met an expert taster who showed is the art of tasting; stand up straight, bring your right arm up perpendicular to your body with your glass is hand, bring the glass to your lips, inhale, take a big sip, let it sit in your mouth for 2 seconds, swallow and exhale. Guinness isn't my favourite ...
... Manchego cheese again! A few kilos don't matter! In the evening we went to a Flamenco dance show and on the way back at midnight there was some fantastic "Hiphop" dancing in the street. Another week and we would have been true spaniards. We visited the Botanic gardens, that featured a photographic display of climate change, very impressive. Caught up with Lucie's niece Angela, more tapas and Sangria. Next stop Dublin. Abrazos a todos ...
... used for tours and providing whiskey and food to guests. The main distillery itself is now in Cork. We had some time before the next tour started, so we sat in the bar area and ordered a drink. I got a hot whiskey, which was made with Jameson, hot water, sugar, and a lemon with cloves stuck into it. It is such a warming and wonderful drink, perfect for if you’re under the weather or just want a hot drink to nurse after stepping out of the cold. Jeremy went for ...
... so I had a 1st quarter impact, which as good. The 2nd quarter is where things took a turn... I opened the quarter by attacking the rim and getting fouled making 2 free throws. Then had a back door cut and a nice pass from our big got me a nice reverse layup. Then I went to point guard and brought the ball down 2 consecutive times, both times running the exact same play called "Horn-side". The ball handler (me in this instance) comes off two screens at the top of ...
... SO ALL IN ALL, ITS A BIG POT OF CRAZY OVER HERE. I really, really, hope I don't get sick.
Ok done! So sorry.
Saturday I got my Vitamin D on in the park, watched a movie with Colleen and ate microwave popcorn out of pots cause we don't have bowls. I really should start making up stories about my wild weekends where I woke up in a bar, wearing a tutu, with some McDonald's fries in my hand, or something. I'll start trying a little harder, guys :)
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center