Killary Lodge

Derrynasliggaun, Leenane, County Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Derrynasliggaun, Leenane.
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Travel Blogs from Leenane

Thumbin' to Westport

A travel blog entry by thekansasnomad on Jul 28, 2014

... to Westport! What would be a four hour drive was an eight hour hitchhike, with 9 different rides. The sporty businessman, the postman and his daughter, then Linda the Business Psychology Professor (who did TEFL in Greece), the talkative chef with a Florida timeshare, the pay it forward RedHead who used to hitchhike, Old Lady Waitress, disbelieving Polish chicken factory guy, Old wise and ...

Connemara, Kylemore Abbey, Galway

A travel blog entry by ecirpnek on Jul 28, 2014

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... the home of a very wealthy man called Mitchell Henry. In 1920 it was acquired by the Benedictine Order for use as a boarding school. Also on the grounds is a gothic church that was built by Henry as a memorial to his young wife, and a walled garden which has been restored to some of it's former magnificence. We continued ...

Irish Family History Tour

A travel blog entry by sa.hurley on Jul 23, 2014

1 comment, 16 photos

... a cliff overlooking Atlantic Ocean. Continued on to a cemetery to which Stuart had to get out to open the farm gates. These gates are so the Connemara Ponies don't get out. Where ever you drive in Connemara County you will see these Ponies ( Some believe that the Connemara developed from Scandinavian ponies that the Vikings first brought to Ireland). There are two Ponies at the gates of the cemetery. Ponies are what we call horses, they were huge. There would be about fifty ...

Famous Movie Scene Sites

A travel blog entry by sa.hurley on Jul 22, 2014

1 comment, 29 photos

... John Wayne) recalls his childhood. He has just returned to Ireland from America. Beside the bridge they have a picture of John Wayne from the movie. I made Stuart Wayne John sit exactly like John Wayne did in the movie, we all couldn't stop laughing. We then drove a short way to a hotel that had a replica of the cottage "the Quite Man"' Michelle made Stuart sit so I could serve him dinner like Maureen O'Hara did in the movie. We ...

Ca'Nuck of the Irish

A travel blog entry by dinojay2 on May 17, 2013

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... course, we were also planning to do some hiking so we had our really big rain jackets, too.

In a cultural sense, Ireland was fairly surprising. Irishisms (can you believe that word doesn't create any sort of stir with the Word spellchecker?) are so prevalent the world over - Irish pubs, St. Patrick's Day, leprechauns, potatoes, shaved head/track suit combos, more Irish pubs, green boxer shorts - that I've always felt like I had a pretty good handle on things. But ...

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