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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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We got up bright and early this morning so we could get on the road. Today was the day we were renting a car and starting off across Ireland. We checked out and got a taxi to the Hertz rental place outside the center of the city. We were awfully surprised that it was less hassle renting a car in Dublin than it was back home in the States. We both …
... from the 1400's.
Then onto St. Canices cathedral and the 100 foot round tower. Yes we climbed that stinking thing. It's just a series of ladders and a tiny opening at the top! Ugh!! But the view was great!
Next onto the Black Abbey for the really really old stained glass, 1200's I think.
Then onto Smithwick Brewery for a tour and a pint of beer. One more thing to fill out the day was dinner in a pub with music and traditional dancing. We are now wiped ...
... the oldest pub and the black Mary church, saw the old town hall, various lane ways and headed back to the hotel. The guide was good and he was funny as well. One optional that was definitely worth it. Back at the hotel i did some reading, updated, got ready for dinner, then went to the hotel bar. Had a drink with some of those that were there. The bar of this hotel was in an old church. The went to the hotel restaurant. Here we had a great included dinner. Then after ...
... On Friday we headed out for the 90 minute drive to Glendalough through the Wicklow Gap. This was a hike I had been so looking forward ...
Just two cases down was the Book of Lecan and I was surprised to note that it includes a section called: An Banshenchas, The Lore of Women. I wasn't previously aware of this section and it seems that it will take a little work to track down the translation. However, that will be a great deal of fun!
We grabbed some coffee and hot chocolate at the incomparable Butler's Chocolate Cafe before driving out of Dublin in ...