Tag Archives: Limerick

World Trip 1999-2000: Day 109 – Limerick to Rosslare, Ireland

Saturday 26 February 2000 Highlights: St Mary’s Cathedral, King John’s Castle Today we explored Limerick City starting with St Mary’s Cathedral was built in 1172. Next was the excellent the King John’s Castle.  King John is often portrayed in fiction … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 108 – Limerick, Ireland

Friday 25 February 2000 Highlights: Bunratty Castle Although technically today was a day based in Limerick we actually caught a bus out to Bunratty village to visit Bunratty Castle.  Originally we tried to hire a car to visit Lough Gur … Continue reading

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World Trip 1999-2000: Day 107 – Kilkenny to Waterford to Limerick, Ireland

Thursday 24 February 2000 Highlights: Watching a Waterford Crystal Vase being made. On our way to Limerick we stopped off at Waterford and spent the day exploring.  Like most ancient cities Waterford at one time was walled but little remains … Continue reading

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