Mount Falcon Estate
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Multilingual staff
- Swimming pool
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... decided the steeper last 1,000 vertical feet to the summit weren’t in my cards. It was well worth the work of hiking up and down, though, for the spectacular views over island-studded Clew Bay and out towards Clare Island.
So that raises the question, does Mayo (Mayonnaise) come from County Mayo? It sounds like it should. I actually know the answer to the question of where mayonnaise gets its name from, and it’s not in Ireland. Any ...
We woke to a clear, blue, sunny sky at around 5.45am and watched the clouds slowly roll in from the Atlantic Ocean to turn a brilliant (but cold) morning into an OK (cold) morning. We departed Roundstone after a short walk to the local café to settle our account. It appears the B&B owners also run the local café and with one EFTPOS machine not working, the other needed to be used. Not sure how their accountant deals with ...
... Tomorrow we head down to Killarney. It has rained constantly and heavily today and been about the same temperature as home in winter. Hoping for brighter weather tomorrow.
We are impressed with the countryside which is exceptionally green - no wonder with all the rain they get - but also the size of the houses. There are some huge well built houses all around the countryside - delightful farm houses and everywhere is very tidy. The place doesn't seem to be doing too ...
... middle of their 2015 arts festival. Usual buskers and street artists, gives an atmosphere. City which has a heart. Cold day, skiffs showers didn't help. Left for Cong. We had a coffee/beer in Ryan's daughters pub, then walked thru the friary ruins to the monks hut, then down thru the forests to Ashford Castle, last yr Kev & I managed to get inside and wander thru the gardens. (we were there when the Sth African owners arrived and ...
... to the top of this ragged mountain and fasted for the 40 days of lent. At the end of his fast, he rang a bell and according to legend, all of the venomous snakes came to the top of the mountain and hurled themselves off the precipice. We love the visual of thousands of snakes jumping to their death. Years later a small church was built on the top and for as long as anyone can remember pilgrims have hiked to top to pay their ...