- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
Travel Blogs from Foxford
... actually nice 4 hours and eventually we did end up in Westport.
The next day we rented two bicycles and cycled to Croagh Patrick. Then climbed it. I don't think I have enough words to explain that beauty. Such freedom! I totally enjoyed every second of that day. That was exactly what I needed.
Well, now back in Bohey. Oh, how much I love being here. Seriously, Ireland, what are you doing to me?! I'm falling in love with this place...
... Conga, which means isthmus in Irish. Personally, I don't think much is gained by dropping the "a". Cong is also known as the site for a 1950's John Wayne movie: The Quite Man. The movie boasts the longest fight scene ever filmed. Two of our traveling companions tried to recreate the scene but gave up after becoming winded in a few seconds! We recuperated with a leisurely drive through the beautiful hills of Connemara to spend a night in Westport where we ...
... of Dublin and represent the social history of the city in the 20th Century. The ecclectic displays vary from posters, newspaper articles, personal accounts of events and photos. Our guide, Adam, was so knowledgeable and entertaining! His sense of humour and his ability to draw his visitors in really brought the displays alive. His commentary heightened our awareness of information in a later tour. (We need the repetition as ...
... and and after much discussion Nanny said we should walk to the bottom of the steep part to see what it looked like. When we got there, Papa said, "We're giving it a try, aren't we?" So we started up. It was a tough climb, on loose rock and VERY steep, with lots of stops, but nowhere to actually rest. Nanny didn't look back. It took about an hour of steady climbing and everytime we looked up it seemed as if nobody could climb at that angle. We finally made it to the top, took ...
A big feed of black pudding on Patrick's Day at Kelly's Kitchen ......followed by a view of the Newport parade afterwards.
This was our second visit to Newport and to Kelly's Kitchen, which is at the top of the main street. Next door ...