Horse & Jockey Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... Bantry and more stunning scenery, Bantry to Glengarriff to Castletownbere and Allihees for another wee family reunion, camping Irish style ....weather superb and scenery stunning and then......the weather changed, a grand soft day, mist swirling in from the sea and it would soak ye to the skin in a few minutes if ye didn’t have the rain gear....you NEVER go anywhere in Ireland no matter what time of the year without the rain coats...but it just reminded ...
... Blarney Stone which I never realised was right at the top of the castle so a little bit scary in itself, but whilst I had my head dangling over the edge, a lady walked past and tripped over my feet! All good though, didn't fall head first from the top of the castle! We had a look around Blarney House which was very pretty, but I felt a bit sad for the family who still live there and need to keep it like museum. From there we hopped back on road and headed to Thurles. Almost ...
... castle was built around 1100 and has been in Pierce's family since 1721, but the property has been populated for 6,000 years, according to a recent archaeological dig. Previous owners of the castle (Borris Castle) include Oliver Cromwell and Thomas Mathews who married a local girl named Mary Spencer (many generations previous to Princess Diana). Love the history.
All three boys decided a game of golf in Ireland was in order and it proved to be ...
... superb and I was crying about 10 words into Orlaith's mum's speech. After sit down dinner and speeches tables were cleared, another set of family arrived and more food was served. Then the band began and we were all up and dancing at various times. Then there was cake cutting, then more dancing, drinking and chatting.Prue lasted until the reception ended around 3am - Ant and I didn't! And the bride and groom didn't head ...
... a good time, two good ol' Irish lads. They both had sort of Australian hats on (leather type) and one of the fellas had a bunch of pins on his hat. I had a pin with me so u gave it to him. This started off a great banter between all of us, they are great dudes. One of them said we should dance jokingly and I said don't say it unless you mean it because I ask everyone to dance, so you will be dancing when the band starts again. We went inside and I danced ...