Racket Hall Country House Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... it is a massive looking structure. Actually, it is made up of several structures. The oldest surviving building is a round tower built in 1101. Cormac's chapel was added in 1134 and a cathedral in the 13th century. It is a very impressive site. Originally for defensive purposes, later the site of a large cathedral.
The surrounding cemetery is still being used. In the 1930's ...
Off to a adventure from Dublin: what a day we had. We have met a cast of characters straight out of central casting and had a great adventure-one we will never,ever forget. Plot: I wanted to track down the house my great grandfather Talbot lived in a hundred plus years ago. It was outside a little village called Terryglass in Tipperary County in a house they called Ashgrove House. Yesterday, the tourist info people researched the house for ...
... facing out over the surrounding suburbs. Still some signage around showing what once divided this area.
The river running in front of our hotel is aligned with flower and the new walking Peace Bridge joining the two sides is quite modern in contrast with the historical buildings on either side.
We did a tour out to the Giant Causeway, taking in the coastal areas along the way. The Giants Causeway is similar but ...
Never ending story has nothing on us. We followed GPS as we do, and it took us down a very small and cow poo road. Laughing all the way that this did not seem right. Got to end and turned around and went back and down another road, and guess what, there was a camp site.
So i ...
... other than pointing to the main centres (eg lots of roads but no actual signs indicating where roads lead too) we didn’t have any luck finding the town of Inch but we were definitely in the vicinity of it and took some photos with Jeff and his cow people. Co. Laios is a mix of farmland and well established old homes – lots of B & B places, open countryside and it is on a historic road trail though the area. Also lots of cute pubs ...