Travel Blogs from Dungannon
Our journey is set for a 3pm departure. This morning I kiss Chris goodbye and we get ourselves ready. It's 10am, so we head to Drombeg Stone Circle. The stupid GPS, once again takes us down windy, narrow roads. It feels like we have barely made a dent into our approximate time after a half hour; and this stone circle is only about 40 minutes from our house! We finally make it there, it's past noon! Julian and Jada are off playing in ...
... It is a plantation home from the 17th century.
We then toured Hillsborough Castle in County Down. It was built c 1770. It is the official residence of the queen when she is in Northern Ireland - a working royal ...
... several big locks every night at 6pm for fear of violence. In fact we had dinner at 5:30 and most businesses were closed by 7 pm!!!! No shopping, just some restaurants. its like they dont want anyone out when its dark. Anyway it's really sad to see how they live and the tension and chills I felt being there. Our mood stayed depressed as we spent almost 2 ...
Today we travelled down the coast of Scotland passing through some beautiful countryside. We passed two beautiful golf courses along the coast and through the village where Robert Burnes was born. Never heard of him, neither had we, the guy who wrote Auld Lang Syn.
We then caught the ferry from Scotland to Northern Ireland. Yippee, we are in Ireland, so exciting, the one place we have both always wanted to visit. A drive through Belfast took us to some ...
... Tompo became Tommo, Davey became Davies. Stan was the man!
Route to the NORTHERN IRELAND BOYS BRIGADE CUP FINAL 1997 - 1998 (Under 18 level)
January - We bate a Comber team 9-0 I think. No idea who scored, so I'll claim one and give Tompo a hat-trick. Guess the others
February - A Newtownabbey team pulled out so we got a bye I think
March - We won 4-0 on a muddy pitch v. 1st Broughshane just outside Ballymena
April - We bate 7th Portadown 3-1 on a ...
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Other places to stay in Dungannon
68 Irish Street, Dungannon | Hotelfrom $154