Ocean View Hotel
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... cured of ailments from the holy water and prayer at the apparition chapel. I'm a bit put off by the sheer commercialism of the sight. There are a long line of holy water fountain spigots that frame the exterior wall. The entire complex is quite modern. Nothing remains of the original church except one stone, the current apparition chapel has been built over the original church. The nearby basilica, blessed by Pope John Paul II on his visit here in 1979, is quite large and ...
... some green rocks and where the quiet man movie was filmed... But it was getting late, rainy looking, and we were very tired and ready to be off the small roads. So we headed straight to Sligo! We checked in had some tea and cookies while talking to our hosts. But unfortunately we were exhausted and headed to bed before too long. Sligo did sound like a cool place, ...
Another overcast and wet day on the west coast of Ireland. Travelled firstly to the Cliffs of Moher which are high cliffs on the Atlantic coast. Unfortunately visibility was reduced to almost nil. Nextly drove through limestone district of Burren ...
Headed to the North-West and the Belleek Pottery factory. This was originally founded by John Caldwell-Bloomfield. He married into the Caldwell family. Went on the tour through the factory. Bought a small piece to bring home in the luggage. Could have spent a lot of money! Next stop was Castle Caldwell. This was in ruins and very overgrown. Travelled the scenic route beside Lower Lough Erne and then headed to Kilkeel where we are staying the night with ...
... What day this week? There are 7.
What time? 24 hours in a day.
What pub? There are 600+.
And you expect me to find you how??
Yet, as an overly excited me does...I went out. Looking, asking, searching.
I think i walked into 15 pubs. And at midnight 6 hours later, i walked sober back to the hostel.
You would think I would have given up. But no.
I do need a life though.
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