Springhill Court Conference, Leisure & Spa Hotel
Travel Blogs from Kilkenny
... with solid colour. The farms were neatly maintained with row after row of rock fences. At this time of year the farmers are busy with their harvests, so there was no end in sight of bales and rolls of feed.
Ireland is certainly green – the locals always joke of their weather: Summer it rains, Spring it rains, Autumn it rains, but in Winter, it snows. We were very lucky, and even with the remnants of ex-typhoon Bertha crossing ...
Every now and then, you have a day where you have to take a step back and make sure it's real life.
Today was that day.
I took the bus to Inch beach today and walked along the beach...which is reaaalllly long.
It's not an inch.
I walked past a guy playing hurling and got talking to him.
He asked where I was from, and I said Tasmania.
This is where 90% of people go 'oh ok' and 9% ...
... and lived as a hermit in a cave, known as St. Kevin's Bed for most of his life. The cave is cut in the rock face overlooking ...
We're stopping at Kilkenny for lunch. We see St Canice's Cathedral which dates back to the 12th & 13th century. Grey sandstone buildings in Kilkenny that with constant wear in some places resembles polished marble. We also see 13th century Kilkenny Castle. Some went for a ride on a little street train built for leprechauns but we walked through a pretty street and had lunch in a little cafe up on their roof terrace in a sunny spot. Lunch was a lovely ...
Hello, friends, Romans, countrymen! I am here, to share with you the adventurous life of Carrie, that you all so eagerly want to know about.
I left you all with the Willie Clancy Festival. My whole month has been consumed with Willie Week because, well, that's what my thesis is on. You got to read my fieldnotes "best-ofs." Feel honored to be a part of the magic. That said, I just submitted my first draft to my professor! Not including ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services