Carrig Country House & Restaurant
Travel Blogs from Caragh Lake
A view with a room, surely that is a typo and should be a room with a view. But that is definitely not the case. Around 6 pm last night Johan was tired from all the driving and we saw a little road sign to a four star hotel. It was off the main road and into the trees. We immediately decided that it looks like a good idea. We followed the sign and …
Cycled 30 miles from Eyries to Kenmare. A very pleasant cycle along the northern coast of Beara, along rolling hills. Stopped for a little hike up to a stone circle, somehow missed the larger stone circle along this route. Arrived in Kenmare early enough to wash some laundry. Probably the highlight of the day ...
... Constructed purely of stacked rock, the structure is amazingly tight and dry. It was a part of a much larger monastic community. This was probably my second favorite site of the day, with the number one attraction just up the road: the church of Kilmalkedar. I have no idea how to pronounce it, but it was cool. Built in the 12th century, it features a full graveyard, an ogham stone (a gravestone from about the third century, a sundial (for which I could find ...
... out. The father of the guy heard what was happening and he too came down, after all this was his only son, one he was pretty close to too. There was nothing to be done though, his guy was a goner. Toward the end, the princess piped up and said, "***** please, I'm a fekking fairy, I'm magic. I can save his life by taking him to the other world, where no one grows old, feels pain and it rains Guinness on command." "Do it," said the father because he couldn't stand to see his ...
... and accommodating the drivers are. I had heard that you can ask them to stop almost anywhere and if they are able to pull safely off the road they will. I had also heard the same about being picked up; all you needed to do was flag them down. I didn't really believe it until I saw both random drop offs and pick ups done. Another added bonus; most of the buses come with free wi-fi.
I met a girl from New York at the bus station, who is hitch-hiking ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet