Horse & Jockey Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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Picked up our car today and headed south. Found our way out of Dublin (apparently not as easy as some might think) and drove to Powerscourt. Walked through Powerscourt Gardens, despite the biting wind. This place is amazing and would be even more so once Spring is well and truly underway. The Japanese gardens were fabulous. Had morning tea at a nearby town called Enniskerry, at a ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... the Valley of the Two Lakes' and there is a lower and upper lake. The lower lake was only about a ten minute walk from the monastery and we took a couple of pictures there as well. We slightly regretted taking the route to the left of the lower lake because it didn't go by the sheep that were on the other side. it was a baaa-ad decision.
At this point I think that it would be important to inform you of Sebastian and his tendency to get separated. every time we ...
... on the roads as they say in places the roads are only 6ft wide. It was great we even got lost on the wrong road so turned Navman on and he found us the way out. The next day more driving around to places where not all that many people go especially over passes.
Lerft Mallow and drove to where we are now which is called Twomileborris we are staying in a portion of a castle 5 star which they say the area ...