Travel Blogs from Kilkenny
... and love each other, even across oceans. Thanks God for sending me to them! Sunday, we bittersweetly sent the teens out to Greystones and Gorey. The rest of the day was spent walking around to Kilkenny Castle taking some crazy tourist-like pics, getting Bon-bons, and chilling by the River Nore with two youth workers from Adventures in Missions (AIM), who run a youth centre in New Ross called the Anchor. Some of ...
Left Newport Wales this morning for our drive eventually to the ferry to cross to Ireland this afternoon. Ferry due to leave at 2.30 and arrive in Ireland at 6. 30 First village was Avergavenny( remember the song), then Brecon and Carmarthen through some very green and pretty countryside Finally to Fishguard for ferry trip across St George's channel to Rosslare in Ireland. Overnight at Waterford in delightful hotel -Glanville ...
... church dating from the 7th century. The church was named after the mysterious St. Caithighearn, reputedly known as "The Cat Goddess". It was said there was a lentil of a cat’s head on the end of one ...
... The Cliffs of Insanity”. I hope that we have good weather, but you never know out here. I plan to take a ton of pictures regardless. After we visit the cliffs, we are going to stop in the nearby town of Ennis where they are having a traditional music festival all week. I’m hoping that I can sit in and play my Bodhrain for a few songs.
It’s hard to believe that our trip is more than halfway over, the time is going by so fast. We do ...
... my housemate and met all the musicians. Their fridge was stocked with Carlsberg and wine, and they were drinking away, mid show. Ireland is cool like that. After the show, which lasted for almost three hours (!!!) but flew by in an instant, we, naturally, headed over to a pub. Said pub looked very closed on the outside, but all we had to do was knock and the publican let us in. Sneaky, sneaky. All performers were there. Since I was with one of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility