Dromoland Castle

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Dromoland Castle is a beautiful estate and one of the most famous castles in Ireland. The site itself dates back all the way to 1000 AD, but the buildings you see in the picture originated in the 1700s.

The helicopter mysteriously left and returned while we were there, but we never caught a glimpse of the passenger…

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This falcon was wearing a diamond! (No, I’m just kidding)

The interior is a maze of winding long hallways that twist and turn. There were so many private nooks and crannies to explore.

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We rented bikes one overcast day and rode around the estate and almost got caught in a heavy downpour. It was so fun riding through the estate paths and finding small private gardens including a rose garden behind a wall, a lily pond, and small lake with swans.

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