The Glenside Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... finally found the mouth-puller also. It was a lovely surprise to get to see so much. Not many folks get to go in, much less get coffee and biscuits in the teacher's lounge and meet the
We went on down the road to Bellew's Bridge. One of Weezy's ancestors built this bridge, which is still in use. Next up was Castle Roche. PD's folks lived here for about 200 years. It has an interesting story to go with it. When it ...
... shops and some theatres. Wandered up to Christchurch cathedral, another austere grey stone building and only 400 m from the other one. Apparently one was inside the city walls and one was outside. Stiff competition! Went into Dublinia which is a display of the Viking and Medieval life in Dublin's past. It is very well done, being informative, fun and interesting. A great place for a school excursion!! Then climbed the 96 steps to the top of the old medieval ...
... Snowdonia National Park where there were campers and hill walking is very popular. There is a funicular to go up Mt Snowdon. This is where the legend of Arthur and the Knights of the round table fought their last battle. There are a number of slate quarries and reverse cycle hydro electric power station (Electric Mountain) and many hikers and campers in this area. Slate is used in fencing and housing. We crossed over the Pont Britannia bridge into ...
... spring and autumn solstice phenomenon at the large mound at Knowth. They were constructed in a way that lets the sun line up perfectly with the passages inside the mounds at the different solstices to provide light.
We also visited the sight of the Battle of the Boyne (July 1, 1690). It remains the biggest battle ever fought on Irish soil with over 60,000 troops. ...
... We get to talking and low and behold she knows Elaine Taaffe, Skiddy's girlfriend. She knows Elaine's brother Tom well too. Elaine is leaving to Winchcombe (actually that's in UK, oh well some such place) for the weekend so her mother comes in. She's delighted to hear of Skiddy's girlfriend Elaine and says "Oh tell her that Helen Donnelly from Fishery Lane says Hi", and that she partied in her younger days with Elaine's sister Olive. SMALL WORLD!! Doc tells us funny ...