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Travel Blogs from Kilkenny
... times were and realized that there wasn't another train until 7 which meant we weren't gonna get back until much later than expected. We finally made our way back to campus, but I had to book it to grab my going out clothes to Julia's room since we can't get in each others buildings pass 10, until we realized that doesn't count on weekends since security isn't as tight since all the Irish students go home. We met all of Sasha's friends (Julias German man roommate) and went out ...
... present one day.
I had some tasty cream of celery soup for lunch today. People here are sure big on their soups, and pureed vegetable seems to be the "soup of the day" almost everywhere you go, so the celery was a change of pace. Don't get me wrong, the vegetable soups have all been very good and they are served with this great brown bread.
The Kilkenny Castle was the last stop for the day. ...
... our hike. Around the lakes are nine colour-coded walking trails maintained by Wicklow Mountains National Park some which are part ...
So far Marts and I have ticked off:
London black cab
London red double decker bus
London Eye - Marts
D-day beaches - but are planning to go back
Ring of Kenny - but are planning to go back
... described Emily-Anne, Gabby and my own dancing styles as 'exploding, dramatic and excited' respectively! And the music was interspersed with some good old nineties tunes, providing moments for the guys to shine. The evening took a bit of a sour turn on arrival in to Callan, after drop-off from the taxis at four in the morning one of the guys was assaulted by a bunch of drunken locals. Not a nice end to the night and a bit odd in such a ...
Other places to stay in Kilkenny
College Road, Kilkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $90
- Fantastic service and friendly staff!!
- Look elsewhere
Dublin Road, Kilkenny | 5 star hotelfrom $155
- Lovely but lacking
- Lyrath Estate-great breakfast
- Bangers and mash
Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny | 4 star hotelfrom $93
Ormonde Street, Kilkenny | 4 star hotelfrom $113
- Pluses and Minuses
- Indifferent staff
Smithsland South, Kilkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $70
The Bridge, Kilkenny | 4 star hotelfrom $118
- Nice house, good location, restaurant with problems
- Great Location
- Excellent Every Year
John Street, Kilkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $92
1 Ormonde St, Kilkenny | 4 star hotelfrom $114
- Nice One Night Stand
- Central location but....
- Got a great deal through their website
Waterford Road, Kilkenny | Hotelfrom $79
11 Patrick St., Kilkenny | 4 star hotelfrom $120
Patrick Street, Kilkenny | 2 star hotelfrom $100
15-16 Vicar Street, Kilkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $92
69 John Street, Kilkenny | Hotelfrom $106
26 Patrick Street, Kilkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $119
High Street, Kilkenny | Hotelfrom $26
Lower Patrick Street, Kilkenny | Hotelfrom $82
Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny | Hotelfrom $80
Ormonde Rd, Kilkenny | Hotelfrom $93
Vicar Street, Kilkenny | Hotelfrom $54
Irishtown Street, Kilkenny | Hotelfrom $92