Maldron Hotel Wexford
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Today we headed up to Blarney Castle. We all walked up the 127 stairs to the top and almost everyone kissed the Blarney Stone(we were in small groups so sorry in advance for not having a picture of everyone on here, but most have their own). Then we had about an our to explore the rest of the castle grounds. There were gardens, caves, and the house …
THURSDAY 24th MAY 2012 IRELAND Had a bit of a sleep in and after breakfast set out for the ferry port of Fishguard. The drive was only a couple of hours through magnificent dairy country, miles of lush pasture and crops! I'm not sure what I expected to see here in Wales but so far the bit we have seen has been most impressive! It all seems to be …
Well what an interesting couple of days we've had!
We woke up at Newport and had a wander around the town centre - Managed to find a Macdonalds which was about the only thing that was open at 7.30 in the morning.
The town was quite nice with lots of little old buildings mixed in with pretty new ones. There was a cool …
Kiss the Stone of Eloquence at Blarney Castle. An orientation tour of Cork seeing St Finbar's Cathedral before continuing along the coast to hotel. Hotel Dooley's Departed Killarney in bright sunny conditions to Blarney Castle where stone kissing occurred. Picturesque gardens made for an enjoyable morning. Quick coach tour of Cork Lunch at Youghal which overlooks the Atlantic ...
... the home of fine crystal, none of which is actually made in Waterford anymore. Cheryl did the tour which funnily enough ended in the gift shop, where she showed remarkable restraint.
A short trip to our hotel, Dooley's on the Quay. Tonight is the Tour Celebration dinner, on the Ferry tomorrow morning for the crossing back into Wales.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet