Category Archives: Historical sites Ireland

Altamont Gardens

Altamont Gardens – Carlow We took a trip to Carlow last week to have a look at the college there in preparations for the leaving cert results coming out next week.  It is a lovely town and we made the most of our trip with a stop at Altamont Gardens, there are some really beautiful […]

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Ceide Fields – Mayo

The Old Rectory Country House is a beautifully restored listed Georgian House in Leitrim. Both an small event venue and a group accommodation provided for the past 4 generations.

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Carrowkeel – Megalithic Tombs

I love Carrowkeel it is such a peaceful place and yet there is a feeling of all the generations that have come before us, and how far we have come. It is just a short drive off the N4 between Carrick-On-Shannon and Sligo in the village of Castlebaldwin, up some little roads and more often […]

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Group Stays at The Old Rectory Country House

Group Stays in Ireland The Old Rectory Country House, Fenagh, Ballinamore, Leitrim, Ireland is the perfect place for your group stay, a beautifully restored listed Georgian property surrounded by majestic old trees and over looking Fenagh Lake. We offer boutique accommodation for 32, 20 our 4* self catering and 12 within the main house, we […]

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Slieve League, Donegal

Slieve League highest sea cliffs in Europe It has been quite a few years since I have been to Slieve League, the highest cliffs in Europe. It has been on my wish list for some time, so I was delighted when I got the chance to spend an afternoon there recently as part of our […]

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