The Killeshin Hotel
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We had a crazy packed day today and we just got back to the hotel to drop our car off and catch a taxi back into town. Turns out, Wednesday night is the main music night of the week with traditional local music in all of the pubs! So, we're taxiing it to the pubs so we can drink and listen to music all night. I'll write more later, so for now, here are some highlighted pics from the day. AWESOME DAY! More to ...
... for 1hr. There was an exhibition on the titanic, with various displays and lots of pictures. Also there was exhibitions on various Irish migrations. Then there was time to grab a coffee before we had to get on the coach.
Then back on the coach and a 30 minute drive to Middleton. Here we went to the Jameson Middleton distillery. We did the tour – it was better then the Dublin one as it was bigger and more went on here. There was also tastings at the end. ...
... hall and a reed bed and a waterfall used instead of a septic tank to deal with sewage in a green way. There were lots of houses and people of all ages living there. We bought three chutneys to try out.
We went back into Callen and had tea/coffee and bisquits and a chat with a ...
... and the kids returned that evening, I had another delicious meal prepared by Sarah – and we talked about living in a big historic house that has a ballroom for special events at one end, and the challenges of keeping everything warm and up to date. Oh, and Sarah runs a cooking school, and is accustomed to the challenges of teaching kids (and adults) about where their food comes from, and how to prepare it. This ...
... the tickets which includes a video and time to tour the little "museum." The boat wasn't scheduled to sail until 3:15 so we had some time to kill. We headed back to PortMagee and had a wonderful lunch at a little place called the Skellig Mist. It was excellent. In case you were curious, I went for a ciabatta with baked brie, sun dried tomatoes and roasted peppers. Extreme yumminess. Nora very much enjoyed her sliced chicken on a baguette. Let's face ...