The Burren Coast Hotel & Holiday Complex
Travel Blogs from Ballyvaughan
On the way to the Burren we stopped for a sheep dog demonstration(go figure). it was pretty cool, the farmer has 2 dogs, one for cattle and one for sheep, the cattle dog is a little meaner and will bit the ankles of the cattle to move them a along. the sheep dog does it all by death stare. he initimidates the sheep by staring at ...
... music was being played and I managed to score us a table right up near the band. The three piece were just type band I love, talented, but a little rough around the edges, preferring to play for fun rather than for the money. Cracking joke and pranks, there was an acoustic guitarist, a fiddler and an accordion player. I only knew one song in every four. After a few more pints, I swear I'm not an alcoholic, I headed back here to Kinlay. Need to get some rest, tomorrow is Inis ...
... instruments during class, so that will be awesome as well. Today i have both classes and wont be done with school until 7,but right after class im going to dinner in town and then out to the pubs for some much needed fun. I'll try and keep you all updated and post more pics. O yeah on Saturday were all going to a hurling match Galway vs. Country Clare!!! I'm so excited for that
... to hurry if we wanted to see the castle as it was only open to 6pm and the last entry time was at 5.15pm. We dashed along the path and made it to the entrance in time. There was no one else there. The girl we bought our tickets from said that we would have the place to ourselves as we appeared to be the last people there. We made our way through the castle trying our best to scare each other by jumping out of hiding places in the castle grounds. ...
... ask. Apparently, it just depends on who is working and what machine they choose to use. Hmm. Only in Ireland. I didn’t bother asking if they could just use the other machine….
Walked to Galway Cathedral to meet Maggie because we had planned on going to Confession. Well, there were several people in line ahead of us and we did not make it in time. Then I went to Tesco to get something for dinner…naturally my card wouldn’t work at the self-check out ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking