TripAdvisor Reviews Troysgate House Kilkenny
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... the roof. Who knows maybe there are pictures on Google. I then headed to look at some of the artisan shops since Kilkenny is supposed to be the center of arts and crafts. I was a tad disappointed because I found it was very commercialized. I like to buy from the small up starts but all these products were from large companies, and everything was overpriced. Needless to say I didn't buy anything there. I then moved on to get some lunch at Blaa Blaa Sanwhich shop. It ...
Every now and then, you have a day where you have to take a step back and make sure it's real life.
Today was that day.
I took the bus to Inch beach today and walked along the beach...which is reaaalllly long.
It's not an inch.
I walked past a guy playing hurling and got talking to him.
He asked where I was from, and I said Tasmania.
This is where 90% of people go 'oh ok' and 9% ...
... along the lake then it starts to go up. We both had on our hiking shoes, some water and snacks in the backback and I had my one ...
... Cantwell Fada" (long man). This statue of a Norman knight in full armour is carved from a single slab of limestone. It is over two metres in height and is the tallest such effigy in Ireland or Britain. The Knight has his legs crossed (possibly signifying that he had been on the Crusades), and wears a fine suit of chain mail, spurs and is accompanied ...
... watching the same thing. The first women’s boxing, and a chance for a winner, the only winner? Irish pride! And proud they were. People stopped everything and watched the match. A friend of mine was at the gym and even he said the entire room got deadly quiet during the match as everyone watched. Now, posters congratulating the win are hung up everywhere. I even saw one in the post office today. Katie Taylor did her country proud. And I missed ...
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