The Burren Castle Hotel
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- Tennis Court
- Breakfast Available
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... I have been accused of writing too much in my blogs! haha.
I always assumed St. Patrick was Irish....Welsh apparently (if I remember correctly) and he introduced Christainity and preached about the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. The 3 leaf clover is associated with this as well. One of the most compelling stories in Irish history has to be about the Potato Famine in 1847. One million people died from starvation ...
... the western coast, we happened across Ballyvaghn. They were having a local art festival. We stopped and looked around and saw a lot of the local artists. While in one of the shops, we found the exact pattern of china that we had seen in one of the castles. We got a small bowl as a reminder our time in Ireland (on top of all of the wonderful memories). Ballyvaghn was a quaint little town that was worth the stop.
One of our main stops while on our tour ...
... in a downpour, to The Ritz, because we could hear music from outside. Turns out it was a one man show, basically singing Elvis and other oldies over the CD. Sometimes he played guitar, but it was basically karaoke with only one person singing. A group of older men eyed the obvious strangers at the bar, and one came to say hello, but we generally just observed the pub crowd, which was light for the night. We ordered our first Guinness of the trip and toasted our ...
... down with a cold/sinus thing and my vertigo didn't enjoy the winding roads. A quiet night with a take away pizza only to be woken at 2am with someone opening and closing their car door and boot many times, slamming the door to the building and then having a domestic in the corridor. Ahh the joys of living in confined spaces. woken early by a call form /the children to facetime them while my Mum and dad were still there. Nice to see everyones faces. Saturday dawned wet, ...
... this setting, because they were excited to talk about their social life and how it revolved around singing, and how Willie Week was special to them. I barely said a word as they just bounced ideas off each other, talking nonstop and rather quickly and excitedly, and miraculously the hour flew by and I got everything I wanted, and more. He then personally invited me over to a house session at his sister’s place, wife of the late song collector Tom ...