Park Hotel & Leisure Centre
Travel Blogs from Dungarvan
Left Newport Wales this morning for our drive eventually to the ferry to cross to Ireland this afternoon. Ferry due to leave at 2.30 and arrive in Ireland at 6. 30 First village was Avergavenny( remember the song), then Brecon and Carmarthen through some very green and pretty countryside Finally to Fishguard for ferry trip across St George's channel to Rosslare in Ireland. Overnight at Waterford in delightful hotel -Glanville ...
... there was nowhere nearby to have dinner.
Instead of taking us to the B&B the TomTom took us to a farmyard about 9 km away. So we reprogrammed it to take us to Ring as we knew our way from there to the B&B and we arrived about when we said we would.
We settled in, ate our rolls for dinner accompanied by red wine and generally ...
... hedgerows of Killarney seem to have given way to hawthorn. It was low tide as we drove through Dungarvan on our way to the Comeraghs and I kid you not, the exposed mudflats extended for 1km. Made it up into the hills and spent a lovely hour taking lots of photos and watching a group of walkers traversing up the steep ravine beyond the falls. Only realised when we were leaving, that the group hadn't moved for a while and had ...
... to someone who kindly opened the doors for us to be the last ones through that day. The displays were really informative and moving. Cobh is a Cork Co. Harbor town famous for shipping; the building of boats and the shipment of people. This was the port from which the Titanic made its way out of the British Isles into the north Atlantic on that fateful day in 1912, and to which both the survivors and the victims of the Lusitania ...
... we only saw 1 person swimming. We were not even tempted to paddle. We then stopped at the memorial at Dunmore East that Nuala had mentioned. It is to the locals who have died at sea. Included in it was mention of the 2 ships from the morning memorial and the names of about 6 locals who were on board. The dates went from the 1800’s through to 2009.We then returned home for a quiet evening in, watching a programme about the Battle of ...
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