The Burren Coast Hotel & Holiday Complex
Travel Blogs from Ballyvaughan
... 8220;stile”. Here is what the trail description says: “Enjoy the many creative Burren limestone stiles that allow you to pass through the limestone walls, but which also cleverly prevent livestock from passing through.” The walls between property lines here are all made of individual stones, it is really amazing to think of how much work it must have taken to build all of these rock walls. Every time the trail needs to pass through a rock wall ...
... in making us excited to sight see again!
Once we got her through the street we made our way to the harbour to see the old Spanish Arch, one of the only remaining parts of the old town wall. We continued wandering down the pier and just took it all in...then we spotted a huge pile of garbage and decided to wander back through the streets, haha.
We decided to not splurge on our first night and eat in at the hostel so ...
... made our way back to Killarney all looking forward to a nice relaxing evening. When we got back to the hotel, however, Raylene realised that she had been having too much fun in Ireland and had lost track of the days meaning we had over stayed in Killarney and should be spending tonight in Ballyvaugn 2 and a half hours north! Oops! We packed up and checked out as quick ...
... take a walk to kick the Salthill Prom Wall. As the legend goes, kicking the wall brings a person good luck, however, the origin of kicking the wall is not exactly known. As the guide book says, some thought that it was a mark to end Irelands longest seaside promenade, others say "it was borne out frustration for not being able to continue on such a scenic stroll any further." I like the second reason. So we walked, we kicked and than we sat to ...
... of both/all genders from near and far! One such pair who ended up marrying and bearing returned to celebrate their tenth wedding anniversary a while ago--he on his tractor just as he had done originally, his only means of transport. Now, isn't that just too cute?
Our last night in Doolin took us back to McGann's. Home again! We acted like regulars after just two nights! Tomorrow we're off to Dingle Town, County ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking