Ireland

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Nov232014

Irish dancers at Radisson Blu Athlone, Ireland

A couple of weeks ago I wrote this piece: Where the hell is Athlone, Ireland and why am I planning to go there? One of the comments on my article is, “An interesting proposition – letting hotel rates determine your destination/itinerary.” People have many different reasons for choosing hotels. In the past month ThreadTripping had…

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Nov222014

A day in Athlone, Ireland

The rain was not too bad. It only blew a little sideways. This is Ireland. In Athlone, on average, it rains 13 days in November. If you want dry weather, then come in June when it only rains 10 days on average. The smell of burning peat was a familiar scent I had not smelled…

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