Hotel Curracloe

Address: Curracloe, County Wexford, Province of Leinster, Ireland | Hotel
 
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Travel Blogs from Curracloe

To the Sea

A travel blog entry by shockergram on Sep 07, 2014

3 comments, 14 photos

... around the ruin and taking a few pictures we drove on to the lighthouse.

The Hook Head Lighthouse is the oldest operating lighthouse in the world. When monks first arrived in the area they were dismayed to find so many shipwrecks and started building fires on the headlands. Early in the 12th century the Normans built the lighthouse which was ...

First night drama!

A travel blog entry by spartanbaz on Aug 29, 2014

6 photos

... days and the engine kept cutting out when I tried to move off. This was bad news as it was already 10pm and I had to make it to armagh that night before leaving early in the morning to catch the boat some 4 hours south to Rosslare. After nearly passing out when I saw my scarred baby tiger I started to think straight - get on the phone to Peter and have him ask the internet for solutions while my brother in law and I started poking things on the bike. The solution, it turned out, was ...

Episode 10

A travel blog entry by bennybeanbear on Jul 10, 2014

71 photos

... taken out and a water turbine installed to provide power for the mill. In the 1920’s people by the name of Patterson bought the mill and started making spades here, and now it’s the only surviving spade mill in the world probably, and still powered by the water turbine.

At its peak it made 171 different shaped spades, each one was for a specific purpose, several for cutting peat, and several for preparing land for potatoes and for digging the ...

Back in the land of the Irish!

A travel blog entry by hannah_jane on Aug 19, 2013

10 photos

After a crazy time in the Amsterdam airport, Sarah and I made it to Waterford! We are staying in a castle, that's right! A castle! The inside has been completely renovated so its not real rustic on the inside but it is on the outside! The castle is on an island so you have to take a 2min ferry to get to it so it really is protected by a mote lol. There was a private function on so the dining room and the bar were booked out, so Sarah and I went for a walk off the island, and found an ...

More Meanderings

A travel blog entry by berenicek on May 10, 2013

3 comments, 9 photos

... there are more reports to come - Tuesday we did the rebel tour; Wednesday the tree tour; Thursday we went to Monasterboice and Mellifont abbey; next Monday we are going to Glendalough and this weekend there is the national convention of recorder players here at All Hallows'. I hope they don't start too early in the morning.
Over the weekend I'll be doing some writing!!!! Prepare yourselves!
Love to you all , Berenice ...