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... painstakingly restored by the Office of Public Works who bought it in 1969 when the castle was in disrepair due to the financial misfortunes of the previous family. Many original tapestries and wall coverings were found hidden in the rubble and were restored or re-made in the same pattern. It was quite beautiful. I included a couple pictures of its rose garden. Unfortunately visitors were not allowed to take pictures of the interior. After the ...
... except for the toll gate that we didn't expect so I had to climb over a few barriers to get to the booth that could give us some change. We arrived at our lovely BnB at Thurles as recommended by mum and dad to find a beautiful corner suite overlooking the old castle in the back yard. Had a bit of time so went to Holy Cross Abbey. Was meant to be easy, just a couple of villages across but got a little lost and had to use the GPS which took us on the scenic route down a one ...
... until 5.30am, just as the sun was greeting them! See what I mean about stamina!I must admit straight up that neither Ant or I have the stamina of any of Orlaith or Davey's families - you really need to train to develop the resilience necessary for celebrating with Irish folk. They were so welcoming, inclusive, generous, warm even though they had only just met us - that we almost felt bad for not keeping up!We visited ...
... tucked/ Neat head and claws and, finding himself linked/ Into the network of eternal life/ Is moved to pity; now he must hold his hand/ Like a branch out in the rain and sun for weeks/ Until the young are hatched and fledged and flown.”Despite my whingeing about the weather do love it: It's a wonderful place and not just the scenery. Will write again on Thursday before going to Paris.
... lived in for 6000yrs the castle was originally built in around 1000 AD and improved a fair few times we look out of our bedroom window to the portion built in 1300AD. The room we are staying in is 8mtrs by 5mtrs (I paced it out) about the size of our swimming pool. The internet connection is great so hope to Skype people tonight or tomorrow morning.
My watch is still working and we arer enjoying ourselves