Clarion Hotel Carrickfergus
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Well getting up early was not something that happened today.
For any of us.
We did get up though, about midday and had a fry up.
So fatty, but so good!
Laura had offered to take me to see a few things today, which was very kind of her so Laura, Gareth, Glenn and I piled into her little car and we drove.
As some of you may know, well…none of you because I ...
... to see "Killarneyland" (it has a Disney reputation).
So why are you so lucky? I now have three hours to catch up on this blog.
I'll use this entry to catch up on our time in Ireland.
We flew in from Prague at 1.30 pm last Wednesday. We were up at 5.00 am to get to the airport and then had a couple of hours layover in Koln/Bern airport (our favourite airport on the planet - "not"). Ireland being in a different time zone ...
... t explain the mechanics of what happened or how people were removed from the boat. The next gallery was also very moving and contained the reactions of the world. Newspaper articles, photos, accounts from passengers on the boat who rescued the people from the water adorned the walls and really demonstrate the impact the Titanic had on the world. Finally we looked at the subsequent inquiry into her sinking and at how they found her deep in the Atlantic Ocean. It was a ...
... 8221; look that I was wearing on my face. I got on and made my merry way home, contemplating that which I had just observed and experienced.
Unfortunately, when I got into Dublin, the buses to UCD had stopped. Their “Night Link” service only goes on Friday and Saturday. The walking distance at that time of night not being feasible, I bit the bullet and hopped in a cab. The cabbie was a nice Irish fellow who started talking to me about the shooting at ...
My last few hours in Ireland, am a little sad to leave.....But I have to go and see my family and have a wee rest..
Hopped on the train from Belfast to Larne to catch the ferry across the Irish Sea to the Port of Troon, in Scotland. The crossing was a little rocky, but not to much to handle. Watched a movie on my laptop to help time pass by. When I got up to wander around it felt like I was walking around drink, but without the alcohol, was quite a funny ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsClarion Hotel Carrickfergus
The facility is in need of repair, the staff is overworked bit the food is very good.
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