Shannon Oaks Hotel & Country Club
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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I took myself off to Dublin to have a couple of tourist days before we head off to Paris. Must say, so much easier to do touristy things when you are on your own, you can just head off and not have to worry about anyone else ....
So I headed out at about 11.00a.m.and walked from the hotel through the beaufitul park of St Stephens Green, where it was filled with families playing,couples cannodling,a few girls doing the walk of shame with high heels in hand and ...
... It was 1100 hrs when we got to the lock in Athlone and we had a little time to kill.
I tried to use my Smart Card in the services area but there was a notice up saying that you had to buy a local card for the showers...what a bummer,I was not impressed with Waterways Ireland.
I strolled around Athlone town for a while as I had never been here before,Id say it would be a lovely town to spend a week end in.
... in the really old days that is what one of the buildings was) distillery. We did get a wee dram to taste at the end of the tour - bleck! Then we were off to Edinburgh for the ghost tour. Unfortunately due to some mix up the ghost tour was held at 2 pm - not really scary. LOL. But it was interesting and our guide, Andy, had tons of interesting facts and was very funny. The hotel we stayed at in Edinburgh was a country club with a large golf course. Very pretty. It's also ...
... not worth it. So I took Lennox's car and decided to continue my day, well late afternoon by now. So I drove to Tulla and couldn't find the festival but I did find the local football field and they were playing a hurling match, so I parked up and went and sat and watched the second half of the game. Bodyke and Crush. Wow you could REALLY hurt yourself or someone else playing this game.
So in the ...
... old woman climbing those narrow spiral stone steps all the way up to her living room.
While in the dining hall, I was trying to get a photo of Jolene and me sitting at the head table. Only problem was, the two end tables were connected to the head table (with another long table in the center parallel to the two end ones. I had to set the camera on the far end of the center table, hit the timer, run behind the left table and along the back (between ...