La Mon Hotel & Country Club
Travel Blogs from Castlereagh
We have to leave the Republic of Ireland today as our car insurance here expires at midnight, so the plan is to at least get across the border and then find somewhere to stay. We headed north, bypassing Galway (we have learnt not to drive in big towns if you can avoid it) and arrived in a town called Sligo for lunch. Another pretty town, with a …
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# of trains: 136
# of flights: 4
# of ferries: 1
... be the first one to eat! ;p
Next stop.....the Irish distillery!! Smelled like candy! Ha! Pretty cool place...unfortunately we spent a lot of time everywhere else that we only stayed about 15 minutes. Then we did the Stormont castle from a far and the sun was right behind it so it was hard to see. So, sorry if those pics suck!! Ha. I will say that with all the weather after the first stop the sun managed to come out and the rain stopped ...
... highways. The sight at the rental drop off area was hilarious! Over half the cars being returned, were returned with various degrees of damage....side mirror gone, side panels with big dents.. I didn't bring camera! Ed did well! Took a cab back to the hotel for a well deserved ...
... The loss in industry is directly relating to the IRA 'troubles' back between 1970-90's.
Also along the pier is a huge building where all the interior scenes from the current 'House of Thrones' mini-series are filmed. Northern Irelanders are proud that their country is becoming more widely showcased and are excited about an upcoming film about Dracula will be filmed in Northern Ireland as well.
We drove down ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet