Glengarriff Park Hotel
Travel Blogs from Glengarriff
... Janet and Grandma both mentioned that County Kerry had the best scenery and views in Ireland and crossing the rise over the pass I had to agree with them. I was reasonably tired by then, sigh and was looking forward to betting back to the hotel, although once we got back Janet suggested getting bikes from the hotel to quickly go onto Kenmare to take some photographs and draw some money to pay the motorcycle in Budapest. I was happy with the idea, until about ...
... bot that much, but it's amazing how your suitcase explodes and now you have to sit on it to close. We will be shipping back!!) Kenmare had a great cashmere store and jewelery stores (nothing fancy) and hats! Many of the ladies had lots of fun. Mike R found a fine V-neck cashmere "loganberry" (raspberry) sweater. We're very proud of him!! :). The drive back was very pretty. Dennis and Liz goaded me into walking again--went about ...
To kiss the Blarney Stone was my goal for today. We left Cork and drove up the road to Blarney Castle. The castle grounds were beautiful with lush green grass interrupted by a flowing river and the castle itself proudly positioned upon the hill. We climbed up through the steep, narrow staircases, once again requiring a lot of imagination to piece together the ruins of the castle rooms to try and picture life here over 600 years ago.
At the top ...
... musicians! Then he called me over to sit next to him and raved on and on about my unbelievable beauty. I couldn’t say anything except, “you make me blush!” I looked onto the sons, who looked about my age, for help, and they did nothing but shrug their shoulders and keep on talking and laughing as everyone was doing. He made me sing a song, so I sang “Lowlands of Holland” and was pretty mortified myself, mainly ...
... and ploughed fields, a bit like home only flatter and you can see further. It's so unusual from the sky, I can see the fields and the long straight roads and the houses and it looks very organised, the houses are all in a straight line as they are built next to the road, even the city of Montreal looks flat, no sky scrappers from what I can see, it looks pretty big and wide spread. The sun is setting as I'm writing, a nice welcome and it's raining!!!"
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility