Windy Brae

13 Greenan Lough Road, Newry, County Down, Northern Ireland, BT34 2PY, United Kingdom | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Newry

Learned about St Patrick

A travel blog entry by amyc94 on Aug 10, 2014

... sure because people have been buried there for so long it's hard to know for sure. After that we went to the St Patrick Center and watched a movie about his life and what he did for the country. Kind of interesting. On our way to Dublin now... Will be havin some good craic tonight and takin the **** out of the guide & driver. ...

Carlingford

A travel blog entry by simoncole on Aug 07, 2014

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We motored for 10.5 hours against the breeze in a lumpy sea. It was an uncomfortable ride and no one ate much for lunch.

Carlingford (the town) is a 15 minute walk from the marina, but I was nursing a sore knee so I stayed in board.

The Mourne Mountains to the North have some great walking, but we are just here for the night.


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Irish linen center

A travel blog entry by tjm-shreve on Jul 26, 2014

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... 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 ...

The Twelfth of July

A travel blog entry by caldwell5 on Jul 12, 2014

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Arrived in Kilkeel in time for the marching. This is a big deal every year in Northern Ireland. It commemorates the fight between the Protestants and the Catholics. Virtually every town has several lodges that march behind bands. Normally they parade twice, but this year there was an extra one because of ...

Ancient Sights & Old Cities

A travel blog entry by efrohoff on Jul 05, 2014

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... stop in at a small craft shop, Boyne Valley Wool. Genny is in yarn heaven! The friendly Irish woman gives us a detailed demonstration of the process from newly sheared wool to a wool garment. She explains the extraction of the wool and spinning it into yarn. She sells some of the yarn and Genny picks up a skeen. Julian picks out a red wool hat decorated with sheep. We have lunch at the Hill of Slane. According to legend St. Patrick first defied the high King of Tara ...

Location

This hotel, located on 13 Greenan Lough Road, Newry, is near Mount Stewart House, Kilbroney Park, Newry and Mourne Museum, and Burren Heritage Centre.
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