The Old Rectory Hotel

Rosbercan, New Ross, County Wexford, Ireland | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from New Ross

6. Glendalough - darkness followed by darkness

A travel blog entry by flyrina

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One of Ireland's most important sites, Glendalough was founded by St Kevin in the 6th century. Although he preferred the life of a hermit, retreating to the cave above the Upper Lake known as St Kevin's Bed, his reputation as a holy man grew and he attracted many followers and Glendalough became a pilgrimage site for centuries afterwards. The ruins of Glendalough, meaning the "valley of the two lakes" are spread along 2 miles of a ...

6. Graiguenamanagh - say it 3 times fast

A travel blog entry by flyrina

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... run. Cushendale Woolen Mills are a genuine traditional family run Irish mill (similar to Avoca) which produces colorful fabrics in mohair, Irish wool, lambs wool, and cotton chenille. We met their puppy, Pip, by the door who gave us a full tour of the factory and machinery, and let us pet the blankets AND Pip ...

6. Thomastown - just horsing around!

A travel blog entry by flyrina

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Today is brought to you by Mr. Con Little, who coincidentally also spoonfed me aloe vera this morning. Light trail walk through the St. Juliet's, Ballylinch Stud - farm where amazing race horses are bred and the infamous Tetrarch and his progeny horses are buried, as suggested by Mr. Little - an avid horse lover. We even came across a beautiful less than a few days old foal and his mum who showed off his ...

4. Slowly but surely - to Clonmel

A travel blog entry by flyrina

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Today... Was not the best of days. Anna and I felt a little off at our prior nights dinner and progressively felt worse throughout the night. Food poisoning had it's way with us and with Emma (who felt a tad woozy and off herself later in the night) so we opted for a day of "sleep it off in Emma's bed until we feel better". Turns out that lasted till about 3pm - at which point we dragged our ...

Glendalough - Monastic Ruins

A travel blog entry by joshnadeau

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Glendalough was probably the biggest draw for me in going on this little tour - it's the ruins of a monastic town from the 5th Century AD. Not that the buildings are from that era, most of them are from the 10th Century.

After St. Patrick began the Christianization of Ireland there were a number of monasteries which popped up around the countryside and Glendalough was one of these communities. One figure associated with this ...

Location

This hotel, located on Rosbercan, New Ross, is near Brigit's Garden, Kilkenny Golf Club, and J.F.K. Trust Dunbrody.
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