Donore, Ireland

Travel Blogs from Donore

Donore Travel Blogs (10)
Day 3: Newgrange and Trim to Kilkenny, Donore, Ireland travel blog

Day 3: Newgrange and Trim to Kilkenny

A travel blog entry by angiekayaks


... . Things are not well sign posted in Ireland. At the very least we got to see some extra beautiful Irish countryside. Alot of Ireland is pretty farmland, in a way it reminds me of rural areas of Pennsylvania. I can see why lots of Irish immigrants settled ...

First stop, Newgrange...., Donore, Ireland travel blog

First stop, Newgrange....

A travel blog entry by liamleprechaun


What a great World Historical Site!  Burial tomb, over 5000 years old, who's entry lines up with the winter solstice!  Very cool to be in a site that's even older then the pyramids! Highly recommend this stop on anyone's trip ...

To Newgrange for a bit of Irish Mythology, Donore, Ireland travel blog

To Newgrange for a bit of Irish Mythology

A travel blog entry by vhenschke


... a regular means of transportation for Max and I during our stay in Dublin! Oh yeah, second side note: It was a bank holiday in Ireland yesterday - who knows what for, they seem to just have bank holidays. Eddie and Roisin arrived at about 11am and off we ...

Newgrange, Knowth, Slane, Donore, Ireland travel blog

Newgrange, Knowth, Slane

A travel blog entry by alandjo


... again we eventually found the Hill of Slane and Slane Castle. Legend has it that in 433AD one of the first Christian missionaries to Ireland, later known as St Patrick, lit a large celebration fire on the hill of Slane. This was done a day prior to the ...