The Quays Hotel

86/87 John Street, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Kilkenny

6. Graiguenamanagh - say it 3 times fast

A travel blog entry by flyrina


... 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


... the only rain cloud in all of Ireland, we ventured through Jerpoints Abbey - a really well maintained group of ruins from the early 1100s. The carvings of monks and animals and designs was really diverse and I even found my spirit monk who was holding his belly. Small pit stop for lunch and we still haven't left Thomasville, we pop into the Blackberry Cafe for a tomato jam and sausage sandwich and a pot of ...

Day 13

A travel blog entry by averileoverseas


... and autumn colours and on to Tipperary ....... its a long way. Lovely little village. Aren't they all? Feeling the cold so and Irish Coffee was on the menu. While here we had a quick tour around the streets and then on to Cashel. Found the Rock of Cashel and Hore Abbey.

Next stop Kilkenny. River running through middle of town, in fact we are staying in a place on the river edge. Pub a couple of doors away so had Guinness number 2 as we planned the next move. (Starting ...

Beara Penninsula Drive and Onward to Kilkenny

A travel blog entry by timsandy

... In order to recover his revered book of God, Caitighearn struck the Hag with his staff, instantly turning her to stone. Whatever legend you believe in, the Hag of Beara in many ways has come to ...

On the road

A travel blog entry by melissaandalex


... like order, predictability and relaxation in your life, you probably should not become a parent, FYI). You don't know exactly what you are in for, but you know it's not likely to be dull. Tonight we had to quickly finish our dinner out at a local gastro-pub before Oli got cranky, but then we got to return to our B & B and watch him try to crawl.

As we arrived just before dark, we haven't seen much of Kilkenny so far. I am going to bed very excited for ...


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