The Glenside Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews The Glenside Hotel Drogheda
Travel Blogs from Drogheda
... t doing anything wrong but there's that sense that maybe for some reason you are suspected and get pulled aside. But everything went well and once we boarded it was smooth sailing from there and we got to Dublin just fine. Sleeping was a bit of a problem but luckily I had a book to keep me ...
... that just melt away in the heat, like fuchsias and tuberous rooted begonias, just go crazy here. They told us it rarely even freezes, but it doesn't get really hot either. And of course there LOTS of rain.
I have to mention they had a large skull of an Irish elk hanging in the entryway. It was found in a nearby bog. These were alive in the late ...
... t burn off until about 1:00 in the afternoon, but then it was a beautiful day. We spent a couple of hours wandering around this site. It sits on a bend of the river Shannon. There were marshes all around that were full of birds. I sat and bird watched for a while. I have become especially fond of pied wagtails. The name is very descriptive; their back ends just keep continually moving! We ...
... could have been the rougher than usual roads here, or perhaps the wow factor was not quite as great as the Cliffs of Moher or the Giants' Causeway (and definitely not up there with Slieve League!), but by the time we had completed another 100km of the Ring of Kerry the next morning, we were pretty disappointed with it. It wasn't until we reached the mountainous section, in a National Park between the towns of Kenmare and Killarney, that we really appreciated ...
... when we were drinking. I think this brought more attention to us….3 young people sitting on the stairs drinking from large paper bags at 3.30 in the afternoon! We had a giggle about it though. 3 rounds later, we headed back to the hostel to have a few drinks in the common room and chill out. The hostel offered nightly pub crawls which we were keen to do. Discussing it in the common room, a local overhead us and offered some intel. He told us that the pub crawls are ...