Foxrock Inn B&B
- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Portlaoise
Located in the interior of southeastern Ireland, the small
city of Kilkenny probably comes closest to what I imagine when I think of an
Irish town. The main features that make it so are a large medieval castle above
the river that meanders through town, several towering stone churches, a maze
of city passageways and alleys, lots of colorful old-fashioned shopfronts, and
pubs offering up ...
... especially the music and the rats.
Today was a relaxing day spent with granny and a small walk with Liz.
Granny Wilson cooked a traditional Irish dinner consisting of Bacon and Cabbage in a parsley white sauce and mashed potatoes. It was very tasty.
Their cat is over ...
... by cattle according to a three year old Matthew and a six year old Cameron, so the picnic was totally ruined too, although we did manage to have our picnic and lots of fun in the end, because Matthew stayed positive, found a lovely spot on the grass where we set out the snacks and drinks.
An exciting experience at the Big Blue Barn in ...
... sets in. Also, kudos to Ginger for asking for any tips on how to drive in Ireland…”The right eye follows the white line” the cabbie said. This helped because Ginger kept saying “Leftie Lucy”.
Meanwhile, we made it to the Car Park and stood in line waiting for (which we named Felipe after the one and only Italian F1 superstar Felipe Massa) our Fiat F500. Once he arrived, he was everything we thought he’d ...
... UGH!!!! One of the most spectacular sights in the world and I have no photos. Pat says we can download some off Flickr, which sounds like stealing but hey, I'll cope. The next sight was Skellig Michael. This is the location where monks came to somewhere between the 6th and 8th centuries and basically carved a world for themselves out of a gigantic rock! It was amazing. We made the difficult decision not to land on the island because I was put off ...