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Sep 11, 2007 - Just one more castle - promise!
Saturday, 8 September. We took our leave of Wicklow today, after a visit that was really much to short. Naturally, we delayed our departure as long as possible, but given the distance we had to travel and the place we wanted to see, eventually we had to go. The main objective for today was to visit Kilkenny Castle. We would have liked to also go to Waterford, but time is a remorseless enemy and that will have to wait for a future visit. Because of our late departure, we didn't arrive in Kilkenny until after lunch, which meant that we only...Jump to full entry
Sep 4, 2007 - The Ring - an Irish jewel
Thursday, 30 August. Our first Irish B&B experience was pretty good but, as the days have passed (as I write, we are in our fourth B&B) I would have to say it was only acceptable to good compared to others we have experienced - but more on those when I get to the relevant day. The establishment we stayed at in Killorglin pretty well packed the customers in - there was sleeping for four in our room, when three would have been cosy - but our hosts were friendly and breakfast was excellent. As planned, we had a big breakfast so we would only...Jump to full entry