Quality Hotel & Leisure Center Youghal
Travel Blogs from Youghal
... poets and authors, and eaten our way across this isle. Of course, religion is an integral part of the Irish society, so we couldn’t leave out visiting St Patrick’s centre to learn his impact on this country, and to finish with a viewing of the historic “Book of Kells” atTrinity College in Dublin. The Irish are also proud of their construction of the Titanic, so we spent some time exploring this intriguing museum, after walking ...
... the roof. Who knows maybe there are pictures on Google. I then headed to look at some of the artisan shops since Kilkenny is supposed to be the center of arts and crafts. I was a tad disappointed because I found it was very commercialized. I like to buy from the small up starts but all these products were from large companies, and everything was overpriced. Needless to say I didn't buy anything there. I then moved on to get some lunch at Blaa Blaa Sanwhich shop. It ...
... with nothing to do." I've realized many Irish people my age could care less about the wonders of their own country.
The town was small, but busting with history and just what we were looking for, a day out of the city of Cork and into the country. Youghal is a seaside town in East Cork County. It overlooks the River of Blackwater and played a huge role in military and economic aspects ...
Left Killarney after two nights of nightclub music during the night. Weather has been around 20 degrees for the last few days and overcast.
The first stop for the day was Blarney Castle, home of the Blarney stone, which apparently when you kiss it you are given the gift of eloquence.
The castle is surrounded by quite a few acres of garden, creeks, a few cows wandering around ...
On Saturday, we took the bus to Youghal. It is a pretty coastal town with nice streets to walk up and down. We first went to the bay area where the movie Moby Dick was filmed. We then walked around and found St. Mary's Collegiate Church where there was an old cemetery with a wall walk surrounding it. From the top of the wall, we could see the whole town and ocean.
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