Glasson Country House Hotel & Golf Club
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... than enough so I took one for the team and drank it for her.
Dinner was at a very quaint restaurant called the Glasson Village Restaurant... The food was delicious. It is just starting to get dark and it's almost 10 PM... Time to find some night entertainment.
Went to a local pub at night called the Shamrock... We had the place hopping... playing our loud American music in the juke box... they had no idea what to do with us!! We had a ...
... country folk or city rats -- know the area well enough to not need signs. And maps are somewhat inaccurate. And as I mentioned before, I had no GPS or internet, so I was left on my own (I already told you about how Irish folk give directions the way they design streets: indirect, and full of roundabouts). Thus, to summarize, Cong was much, much more out of reach than I anticipated it. So now I'm lost in a maze trying to find Cong, but not stressing too much: every experience is ...
... from the ranch), and I joined my hosting mom ( thanks to the kindest men of the world :P) and she announced to me that she was driving to Dublin to catch me and she was waiting for my call. I would die of shyness, MY GOD! + at least… 10 for the life!
But my (real) mother said "Bad beginning, good trip”.
I hope she’s right! But she’s always right! So I keep hope!!!
... although it felt like a small scale version of some of the Celtic Festivals I used to attend back home in Maryland. I really enjoyed the Broken Strings Bluegrass Band playing in the historical village behind Glenarm Castle for more US-NI connections. I know with the rebirth of trad in Ireland and country in the States in the 1970s a lot of people found the connection between the two. I can't help but feel like the re-emergence of folk on the scene in more ...
... booked the hotel earlier on in the morning and apparently someone walked in at the same time while the room was available and they let the customers that had walked in have our room. So we were then left hotelless for a few minutes while the man sorted us out somewhere else to stay. In the end it all worked out ok and we ended up staying at some random hotel/pub a little bit out of Athlone.
It was about dinner time so we unpacked the car and headed out to find somewhere nice, ...