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Bogs and blarney

Nora Laverock Lees

Bogs and blarney

by Nora Laverock Lees

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Published by B. Mussey in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Galway (Ireland : County),
  • Aran Islands (Ireland) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Nora Laverock Lees; pen and ink sketches by M. Vesey; frontispiece from a woodcut by Harry Kernoff, R.H.A.
    ContributionsVesey, M., Kernoff, Harry A. 1900-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA960.G18 L4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148 p. :
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18032372M
    LC Control Number37014889

    En route, stop in the town of Blarney for a visit to Blarney Castle. Dating from , the castle is a tower house built on solid limestone. At the top of the Tower you will find the legendary Stone of Eloquence (Blarney Stone). Kiss it and you will never again be lost for words. Enjoy some time for shopping at Blarney Woolen Mills. Book your tickets online for the top things to do in County Cork, Ireland on Tripadvisor: traveler reviews and photos of County Cork tourist attractions. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in May. We have reviews of the best places to see in County Cork. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions.

    Click here for "Frequently Asked Questions" Price Includes: star lodging, porterage of 1 bag, full Irish breakfast daily, 1 dinner, entrance admissions, transportation, and driver/guide Not Included: Flight departures (low cost fares available nationwide), all lunches, optional Bunratty Castle banquet ($75 per person), 3 dinners, gratuities. Deposit Required: $ per person will reserve. From Dublin to Galway, Ireland is a fairytale country. Visit the famous Trinity College, get inspired over a cliff facing the Atlantic Ocean and discover all the shades of green of the Irish Prairies. Should you want to explore more, simply cross the sea for a visit to Wales and England. Take one of our tours as a solo traveller or with your /5(38).

    A visit to the Blarney Woolen Mills for shopping is followed by Blarney Castle where legend has it that kissing the Blarney Stone will make you “Eloquent”. Next, we visit Old Midleton Distillery for an Irish whiskey tasting. Tonight’s stay is an Irish Country Manor, Killashee House. (Breakfast & Dinner). Then, get down with the locals at a true Irish House Party and kiss the Blarney stone! Our path on the Wild Atlantic Way takes us along the iconic Ring of Kerry, through the Dingle Peninsula, past the Cliffs of Moher. the bogs of Connemara, the Burren, and to stunning Galway Bay.


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