Travel Blogs from Navan
Jenh1211 stayed here on Oct 14, 2013 during their trip titled: Blarney to Barcelona: Part 1.
On the way to Navan we made only one stop at Rathgrogan, which is a site out of Irish folklore. It is the place where the famous bullfight happened that we read about in Literature class. Our hotel was the Newgrange Hotel, and it was very nice and had several huge bars where we had classes. In Navan we spent a lot of time studying for our quiz in …
... because apparently it's quite a popular site with limited tickets, particulary on the weekends. But to my surprise it was nowhere near as bad as I expected. We chose to visit the Newgrange Monument and the smaller relic called Knowth. The third is on private farmland, unexcavated and inaccessabile.
Catching a shuttle bus in, The Newgrave monument sits like a little muffin with vanilla icing smeared upon its circumference.
... to be played and not talked about, the good lady spent most of the time talking !!!!! I was getting a little tetchy but managed to behave myself.
Since lunch I have taken some more photos of the gardens and buildings - the sun is shining so I am taking full advantage of it. I will include some of them in this. Tomorrow I am going to Newgrange with Karon Donnellon and Barbara Bolster who are here ...
... br> tour of waterford crystal today was really fascinating. This new facility now does just specialty items and orders like BCC trophy, London 2012 Olympics, Ryder Cup and People Choice Awards!,
tomorrow we all go to Dublin Open Market and tour of Guiness ...
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