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... surname in County
Donegal, one of the two counties of Ulster province that’s part of the Republic
rather than the U.K.
Sligo is county in northwestern Ireland known best for being
the land of Nobel Prize winning writer William Butler Yeats. I had not planned
any stops in the area on our rather long drive from Derry to Mayo, but a fellow
Dragoman truck traveler saw from my Facebook posts that I was in ...
... of the drive and we were soon huffing and puffing our way up a reasonable, sealed single-lane road along with others headed the same way and more returning from higher up where the cliff views could be taken in. The walk went of for about 30 minutes, including stops to take a photo or two. One headland we passed had a watchtower built on it during the Napoleonic War years to keep an eye out for approaching French ships. Others were spotted further north as part of ...
Wet weather activities for a rainy Sunday: # Obligatory sleep in and huge cooked breakie at the B and B. # Walk round The Diamond in Donegal town - the hub for music and cultural gatherings although it was deserted on a wet summer Sunday. Donegal town dates back to prehistoric times and was the historical home of the O'Donnell ...
... radiant bride and groom. The reception was in a hotel near to our B and B and on the edge of a small lake with stunning scenery. The wedding breakfast was like I had never seen before and even the wait service was spectacular. The dinner and speeches gave way to a live band playing dancing music and I believe a DJ was to follow into the small hours but we came home with Sarah and Blake at 10.30 ...
It was an early start from London and we had made the decision to jump into a taxi straight to Gatwick Airport rather than tubing & training our way there with a wee baby and all our gear. Lucy offered to come with us so that she could help with our bags and take the car seat back for us. It was a quick one hour trip and included all the main sights which was a bonus! Unfortunately it seemed our driver was at the end of a long night shift ...
Other places to stay in Leitrim
Leitrim Village, Leitrim | 4 star hotelfrom $159