Glasson Stone Lodge
Travel Blogs from Athlone
... We did however have one of the most absolute highlights of our trip to date - climbing the Pennines on a most glorious sunny day, with nary another soul in sight! Ireland was calling, so we headed to Liverpool where we had arranged to drop off the hire car and then catch the ferry to Belfast, Northern Ireland. What to do when you have 10 hours to kill and you cant store your luggage anywhere? You head to a pub of course! We checked out the local area before leaving for the ...
... we didn't find out anything new. Have driven through where they came from but will give you more details later.
We have a 2nd rental car over here so have made huge progress around. Yesterday we did 508 kms alone plus it was the only fine day we have had the entire time since leaving LA. I was down to 2 layers of clothing!!!!!
Drove to Cork and spent a few hours there then all around the Dingle Peninsula which was beautiful.Spent the night in Tralee. Very quaint ...
We stopped in at The Left Bank Bistro for lunch and had some of the best food we have had yet. In the late afternoon we took a Viking boat tour down the River Shannon to Lough Ree (Lake of The Kings). The Vikings traveled this route in the 4th and 5th century and pillaged the small Islands within the lake which were inhabited by Monks. Luckily today was just as beautiful as yesterday with sunshine ...
... Everyone has their own room, it has a beautiful yard for the kids to play and is in a great little town in the middle of the country - we couldn't be more pleased with our rental!
We got settled in, got some groceries and made dinner at the house tonight! Tomorrow is Jason and I's 12th wedding anniversary and we are headed to see the famous Cliffs of Moher!
It should be another fantastic day!!!
... rebellions. All this led to basically two lots of government running, with the more extreme wing having nothing to do with Britain. The English then told the 'real government' that if they wanted to keep their current level of freedom they had better pull the others into line and have one government or the English would sort it out for them. This then led to the Irish being almost forced to fight each other. Unfortunately as many people were killed in this war by ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Glasson Stone Lodge Athlone
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