Rushveala Lodge

Address: Rushveala, Oughterard, Connemara, County Galway, Western Ireland, Ireland | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Rushveala, Oughterard, is near Galway Cathedral, Glengowla Mines, Corrib Princess, and National University of Ireland-Galway (UCG).
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Travel Blogs from Oughterard

"The World Is Your Oyster"

A travel blog entry by michaelmaloney on Mar 22, 2015

1 comment, 141 photos

... I woke up to a facebook post by my friend John McCormack, one of my best friends, and it included a cover of ‘the parting glass’ by the High Kings,: a super happy saint patrick’s day to Michael Maloney who’s rocking it in the mother land right now! Listening to this song on repeat in his honor!” long story short, listening to the ink made me cry – I absolutely love that song, I have strong connections of it with the movie, Waking Ned ...

Happy Fathers Day

A travel blog entry by fougereg on Jun 15, 2014

4 photos

Happy Fathers Day to all the dads and soon to be dads. Today we travelled to the Aran Island called Inismor. The island is 18km long and 5km wide at its widest part. We spent the day with Michael Faherty an islander who runs his own tour company. You meet him at the Main bus station or at a pre arrange a pickup location. It is small group of about 30 people. Michael then drives(~45 minutes) you to the port Rossaveel to take the passenger ferry to the island. He ...

Connemara -another word for BEAUTIFUL!

A travel blog entry by sandraking on Jul 27, 2013

4 comments, 34 photos

... at all. I even had time to have a cup of coffee with Annabell, another single lady also on the tour. She lives on Arranmore Island, little island with a population of only 300, in County Donegal. You do meet some interesting people when travelling!

Back on the bus we encountered our first bit of bad weather and it poured down for about half an hour but stopped just before we got out for our last photo stop of the day – at ...

Hanging by the Cliffs

A travel blog entry by rjknowltn on Mar 03, 2013

10 photos

... 11/2 hours hiking around the coastal cliffs which rise up 700 ft from the Atlantic Ocean and continue on for about five miles. The visitor's center building has been sunken into the contours of the land covered by the grassy hillside. Inside there is a really cool interactive center called The Atlantic Edge. The area is organized into four principal themed areas exploring different elements of the cliffs: Ocean, ...

Being an account of the craziness of Dublin...

A travel blog entry by alexandsonia on Jun 12, 2012

2 comments, 28 photos

... end of it, pictures that were proudly displayed for the day, meaning that our artwork was shown in a museum in Dublin. How many can make that claim? We also went down the road a bit to the Rock of Cashel, which is less like a boulder in a field and more like a large castle on a hill (complete with towers and turrets). There's a whole bunch of history involved with it too, and if you're really curious, you should look it up yourself (wikipedia is always a good place to start). ...

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