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Friday 15th August Picked up the car at the airport and headed up the M1 to Newgrange, an archaeological WH site where there are prehistoric passage tombs from the Neolithic age. These tombs predate the pyramids of Egypt by 500 years, and Stonehenge by 1000 years. the mound we went to was at Knowth, one of the three at the site. This is the biggest with at least 18 smaller ones around it. There is a passage at either end directly oriented to the sun at the solstices. They are burial ...
Off to Donegal the next morning for a college reunion with all the lads and of course Mc Geady's wedding! Good old Lenny picks me up in Monaghan and fills me in on all his stories and tips for SA as he is just back after a couple of Months! Arriving into letterkenny I check into the Clanree and throw my things into my weird smelling room before heading down to residents bar for a pint! Dunner soon arrives in and ...
Ireland 31 July – 7 August
Grandma Kay's Ireland
The day we were due to pick up the campervan we decided that we would head north straight away, however the camper was not quite ready as when we underwent the inspection we found a number of things that we not quite right. Accordingly the pickup took a little more time than planned, however this was quite valuable as we learnt a lot about the vans functioning ...
We actually woke this morning with no real concrete plans for the first time this trip. We just wanted to tour around the area at our leisure . Had a pretty ordinary breakfast downstairs and picked out a rough idea of where we wanted to go. Typed in something meaningful into the nav man and off we went. Weather was very overcast, but the inevitable drizzle held off for a few hours ...
Leaving the Connacht Hotel after a great breakfast, Ian's full English, mine Prunes & cornflakes as usual. Stopping at Knock ( meaning Hill) there was a vision of Joseph, Our Lady Mary & St John the Evangelist, were 15 witnesses the Apparition on 21st August 1879, so life like one of the witnesses was going to kiss Our Lady's feet and 50 years later the only surviving 3 witnesses were interviewed and each detail ...
Other places to stay in Letterkenny
Ballyraine, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $83
- Lacked atmosphere, poor food
- Great Place to stay
Paddy Harte Road, Letterkenny | 4 star hotelfrom $129
- Make your own mind up, I'm glad I did!!
- Incompetant management
- Felt like an airport hotel
Lower Main St, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $90
2945 Main Street, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $63
Derry Road, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $71
- Great Hotel
- Great Hotel
100 Main Street, Letterkenny | 3 star hotelfrom $87
Ramelton Road, Letterkenny | Hotelfrom $92
Ramelton Road R245, Letterkenny | 4 star hotelfrom $116