Category Archives: Accommodation

A visit to Ballymaloe

Ballymaloe House has long been on my list to visit, as I imagine it is for many people.  A friend booked in to do a couple of consecutive courses at the famed Cookery School and I decided to use the … Continue reading

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Galway – A visitors’ guide – Where to Stay

I am very lucky to live close to Galway City which is a truly wonderful city with a holiday feel all year round.  Its beauty, charm, many attractions and summer festivals make it a magnet for tourists.  For first time … Continue reading

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A weekend at The Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin

A friend and I decided it was time for a treat so we settled on a weekend at the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin.  I made the booking online, two nights bed and breakfast and requested a twin room.  The website … Continue reading

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A weekend in Hayfield Manor Hotel, Cork

Over the years, I have overnighted in many places and stayed in every type of accommodation imaginable from an open hut in Botswana, to a tent in the Okavango Delta to horrible and nice B & B’s and Hotels of … Continue reading

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