The Kildare Hotel, Spa & Country Club
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2 beautiful courses, and an incredible hotel.
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... We then headed to Trim castle. This is actually where most of the movie Braveheart was filmed. We started in a room where we felt and explored the fighting armor they used. Next we got to take a few swords and head out to the castle grounds. We explored around the whole grounds and learned about what they were for and even specific spots where they filmed specific parts of the film. It also raining by this time and our tour Guide and ...
Today after getting off the plane and finally arriving in the great city of Dublin I took out some money from the ATM and got my hands on some euros for the first time. Departing from the airport we went straight to Croke park stadium which is the head quarters of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) after getting a fantastic tour of ...
... finished the walk together and decided we were starving. We headed up to the Celt for a late lunch/early dinner. Rosemary actually left us but the rest of us went and had a meal and drinks. We were all solo travelers so it was nice to be able to eat together instead of alone. Alex is a spec ed. teacher in Tampa, Florida but originally from Idaho. He is singing with his choir this coming week in Winchester. Kieri is from Washington state and is leaving next week to work as ...
... first time since I left the US. This will be a perfect place to end my chill day, and tomorrow: London!
I'm sad to be leaving Ireland but so very grateful for all I was able to see and do here. Most importantly, I am very grateful for the kindness the people here have shown. They are truly amazing and I look forward to carrying their happy spirit with me to England and back to the US. Until tomorrow, cheers!
... saw a boat.
After watching for a bit of time we decided we might as well walk to the Guinness brewery to get the tour and see what was supposed to be one of the best views in the city. This was another walk that was a little long but since were weren't in any rush it wasn't too terrible. As we got closer to the brewery we saw several horse drawn carriage's. We could smell the malt a ways from the place but we knew we were close. When we ...