Our first stop of the day was at Powerscourt House and gardens approx 19km south of
Yougal, pronounced Yawl, is an old town having been founded in the 13th century by the Anglo-Normans, maybe on an earlier Danish site. I wish I could have bottled the smells of
Around the Coast:
Muckross House is very large and larny. The kitchens have the most amazing collection of copper pots and pans but unfortunately no photos were allowed. Wish I could have brought some home – just what I have been looking for, for my kitchen!
The castle was the chief seat of the O'Donaghue Mors, hereditary rulers of this district and descendants of the ancient kings of