Rathea School House
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... rather sick ... I don't know if it was the wind, the rocking of the bus or the drivers driving. The driver also told us tales of tourist who went off the beaten path and died ... And he had tons of stories. This place is beautiful but can be really dangerous if you aren't careful! Anyway, I did a ton of last minute shipping ... Grabbed dinner at Mac's on Main. I had fried Brie as an appetizer and then the cottage pie (which is beef, as Shepard's is ...
... the watercolourist Mary Balfour Herbert. With sixty-five rooms, it was built in the Tudor style. Extensive improvements were undertaken in the 1850s in preparation for the visit of Queen Victoria in 1861. It is said that these improvements for the Queen's visit were a contributory factor in the financial difficulties suffered by the Herbert family which resulted in the sale of the estate. In 1899 it was bought by Arthur Guinness, 1st Baron Ardilaun who wanted to preserve ...
I know most people, when they think of Ireland, think of pubs and tradition, castles and rich verdant farm land. But they also tend to think of Killarney and the nearby Blarney Castle. I can tell you that I didn't come to see either, but ended up taking in Killarney out of necessity. My original plan, which I refined a few nights ago, was to bus my way around The Ring of Kerry. I verified online, the night before, that it was possible and set out at the ********** ...
... the best one so far in Ireland with plenty of room and en-suite,
We have decided to spend an extra night in Killarney and cut our Dublin return to just one night as there is much more to see in this area. Fortunately have been able to delay our accommodation in Galway by one night. We also decided we will probably do the Ring of Kerry on a tour rather than attempting it ourselves tomorrow as ...
... of people in one night! It worked out really well, it was good to see everyone, I'm getting way better at remembering who is who and who is related to who and how they are related, which is good! The next day I got the bus down to Cork and spent the night at my Aunty Sheila's house. Saturday night we went down to Kenmare for dinner with my other aunt Mags and had a great night out. I even wore heels and lasted the whole night!
Sunday was back up to Cork where I saw a friend, ...
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