Category Archives: Co. Tipperary

Rock of Cashel, Co. Tipperary : Travel Reminiscences

10 day self-drive tour of Ireland : October 2009 Our next stop after Cahir Castle in County Tipperary was the Rock of Cashel .   As with Cahir Castle I had done a post in my previous BlogSpot blog in Nov … Continue reading

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Cahir Castle, Co. Tipperary : Travel Reminiscences

10 day self-drive tour of Ireland : October 2009 I love castles !!! I have done a post on Cahir Castle – posted in Nov 2009.   It was on my previous BlogSpot and the photographs are quite small.  I may include the … Continue reading

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A day of motoring .. from Waterford to Cork : Travel Reminiscences

10 day self-drive tour of Ireland : October 2009  We drove from Waterford to Cork, stopping off at Ormond Castle, which was closed,  Cahir Castle, Rock of Cashel and the seaside port of Dungarvan. Motoring through green .. green Irish countryside …   … Continue reading

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Whizzing through County Tipperary ..

… with rolling green hills …. forests … … and dry stone walling separating fields, large and small …. … the magnificent Rock of Cashel stands majestically on it’s rocky outcrop … … as it’s done for centuries … From … Continue reading

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"It’s a long long way to Tipperary ….la la la la ..la la"

… but we got there !!! In the centre of the town of Cahir … .. Cahir Castle was built in 1142 by Conor O’Brien, Prince of Thomond … …on an island in the River Suir … Peeking through the … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday :

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