Oriel House Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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... the house until about noon. We decide to head into Cork for some wool shopping and lunch. Then we decide to go out for a little walk around our B&B and down to the shoreline. The waves pounding the shore sound so nice. There is a bunch of kids (young and older) playing in the water and on the beach. There is also three border collies down at the beach waiting to play fetch. So we oblige with some stick throwing and watch the dogs run into the water and over the rocks.
... to visit St Kevin's Monastic Ruins, very ruined!! Then on to Waterford via Hollywood. Really interesting tour through the Waterford Crystal Factory where we watched the process of producing the world famous Waterford Crystal from start to finish.
From Waterford we drove to Cobh, this town is famous because its the last port of call for the ...
... ice cream that was fantastic! We finished the night at a haunted house called The Nightmare Realm where we were chased by a series of clowns, zombies, and a crazy dentist (??); it was a ton of fun. (The picture included in the blog is actually a photo of the only picture we have from the evening--sorry for the glare.)
Sunday! We took a train down to the city of Cobh (pronounced like "cove"), which as the pictures show, is a quaint seaside town. We went for the ...
For the last few days I've been staying with my friend, Gemma. I think I've become way too used to this way too quickly, the whole being with people I know. It's like I don't want to leave but I know I'll have to. This weather sucks. Cold, grey and raining all the time. I even slept with a hot water bottle last night! It's summer here and God should ban this sort of weather at this time of the year. I looked online and it's ...
... We went for a walk in the park, and walked around the city. I was starving so stopped at the cute little café in the English market and then we finally gave in and went to the macaroon shop where they make gourmet macaroons. I purchased a praline and a coconut and white chocolate… I literally died and went to heaven when I ate them. Words can’t describe how wonderful they are, all I know is that I am going to try to snuggle as many ...