Travel Blogs from Enniscorthy
Up early this morning. Too early for our English breakfast. Drove to the ferry port at Holyhead. Loaded the car on and went into the lounge to enjoy the 3.5 hour trip. We disembarked at Dublin and drove through sometimes very heavy rain to Kilkenny (home of the Tobin clan). First stop was Kilkenny castle. Then we took the Kilkenny road train tour to get our bearings. Followed up with a walk around town. Found an Irish pub we had read about and went in for a ...
Spent the morning in Killarney national Park. First we saw Ross Castle from the 1300s with additions and renos through the 1500s, 1700s, 1800s. One of the owners didn't want to pay taxes so he took the roof off and let it go to bits. It was a home, a barrick, and now just a pretty tourist attraction. Next we went to Muckross Abbey a Franciscan monk order lived here until kicked out ...
Typical English weather today. Visited Cardiff Castle - Just amazing. Went for a walk around the town and through the market place. Saw Lava bread which is seaweed cooked in a black sauce. Not very nice to look at let alone eat. Then off in the bus to Pembroke Bay where ...
... but other than that he's doing great.our little Nissan Micra is holding up pretty well. We'll turn in the car tomorrow morning for our last two days in Dublin. I don't think Rob will have a problem with that. He's done a lot of driving the past 4 days.
Our favorite part of the day: Blarney Castle
Had trouble with wifi in Waterford. Today you'll get two posts.
... with some rooms upstairs. We entered and asked how much a room was. 69 euros. Ouch! - a bit more than we want to pay, so we decided to think about it.
Outside the pub, a man who had overheard, offered to call Sharon - the owner of St Kevin's. The place was only 60 euros, but no breakfast. We opted for Germaine's, so we went back in to book the room. We ordered a couple of pints of Guinness and sat down to watch the end of ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility