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  • Patricia Normanly
    Dublin, Ireland10 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Had this on my To Do list for some time. It was more than I expected. Excellent guided tour and so much interesting information and beautiful things to admire.
    Written 6 April 2024
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  • Hugh O
    Dublin, Ireland4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    The castle was built in the
    1850's by a man called Adair who subsequently subsequently evicted all the tenants. The house subsequently passed through a number of owners one of whom disappeared. It was left to the State and has been wonderfully maintained. well worth a visit
    Written 18 October 2023
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  • suzanne l
    5 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Excellent place can't wait to come back again . Suitable for everyone not just people with kids .great value for money also
    Written 4 November 2023
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  • Terry M
    1 contribution
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Had a surprise 60th Birthday in Mount Errigal Hotel from start to finish was a pleasure ,from arriving Friday going home Sunday food was top class breakfast was just as good 5 star 🌟. Ha beautiful t
    Room (6 floor ) huge .all staff wer pleasant a d helpful.
    Go raibh maith agat .
    Belfast
    Written 4 February 2024
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  • jjwmckeown
    Aughnacloy, UK67 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    This is a fantastic example of the history of the local area. The mill offers an insight in the cultivation, production & use of corn & flat, both key aspects of local life in the 19th & 20th century. I would recommend to friends. The tour guide, Clodagh, gave a great tour.
    Written 16 September 2023
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  • 2CAtravelers
    Brattleboro, VT878 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Despite a good sized parking lot adjacent to the Cathedral, if you are not a local, you are best served to walk up. The surrounding streets and laneways are narrow and most only one-way. The building itself will guide you, it is easily seen by most, if not all of the town.
    Once you arrive you are rewarded with a magnificent structure. The interior was not well lite, but still a beautiful sight. Take a moment, sit and soak in the history.
    Written 13 November 2022
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  • Fergal McConnell
    Letterkenny, Ireland15 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Absolutely love this bar. Always go in to get a carry out of beers which are at least 20% cheaper than the supermarkets. They always have great events all year round such as the Xmas markets, Oktoberfest, paddy’s day and my personal favourite the beer and cheese tasting night. Great to have a few beers as it has a small bar area every weekend where it serves beers until 7:00pm. My favourite are the nitros stout and red ales. Here’s hoping the government extends the breweries licence after 7:00pm. To compliment this there is a food van that serves bbq food outside
    Written 1 April 2024
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  • ATourish
    County Donegal, Ireland34 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Visited the theatre on 11th November for The Lost Brothers concert. It was just a fantastic evening of beautiful music and the venue had strict Covid prevention procedures in place ie social distancing inside the theatre and inspection of Vaccination Certs and wearing of masks. Recommend it to everyone 🙂
    Written 13 November 2021
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  • Bren W
    Muff, Ireland598 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Well worth a visit, this small museum is curated by friendly and helpful staff. There are a good range of exhibits for all the family to enjoy, particularly upstairs and the downstairs displays rotate regularly.
    Written 8 May 2019
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  • Craig Waggaman
    Radford, VA165 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Portsalon Golf Club is usually rated outside of the top 20 courses in Ireland, but it remains in my top 5. I have played there 5 times since my first trip to Ireland in 2006, and brought a number of friends afterwards to share in the experience. All of them really liked Portsalon.

    The setting for the course on Ballymastoker Bay is particularly beautiful and a round at Portsalon is usually a peaceful, soul enriching experience. The first several holes that follow the coastline are spectacular. As you move inland, the feeling of the course changes but almost all the holes are unique and interesting to play. The double greens are just icing on the cake.

    This is a great golf area with three good to great courses nearby at Rosapenna and several others within a couple hours drive. Check out The Olde Glen Bar and Restaurant nearby for the best food in Ireland.

    Don't leave Portsalon off your itinerary and don't forget the northwest of Ireland when you think about coming to the Emerald Isle to play.

    Written 6 October 2023
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  • Tommy C
    19 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We enjoy looking at old churchyards and this one was really immaculate despite the age of some of the graves, very interesting notice board marking out the plots and giving local information of the people buried there.
    Written 30 July 2020
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  • Seamus Murphy
    Letterkenny, Ireland765 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Letterkenny Park or Ballymacool Park is a grand park on the outskirts of the town. It is part of the former Ballymacool Estate now taken over by the local council.
    It starts off on the flat and climbs up towards Ballymacool wood. There is ample parking with public toilets.
    The views are spectacular looking down on the river Swilly as it makes its way towards Lough Swilly and into the sea.
    In these troubling times it is nice to be able move around and especially for those with small kids. At the moment it has escaped Covid 19 restrictions. Best of all it is free.
    Written 10 April 2020
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