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a lot of ribbons were hanging in the tree, it was so special there and also pieceful sitting by the... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Berniepaintings
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Elsloo, The Netherlands
Lovely tranquil, scenic place to visit

We spent a short while here on a recent visit. It is so peaceful and the scenery is lovely, I'd... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Evie M
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3 Sep 2018
“mystic”
4 Aug 2017
“Lovely tranquil, scenic place to visit”
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

a lot of ribbons were hanging in the tree, it was so special there and also pieceful sitting by the water, enjoy the sunset, so beautiful also our B&B was there in the neighborhood

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

We spent a short while here on a recent visit. It is so peaceful and the scenery is lovely, I'd recommend a visit. Unfortunately we didn't see the shore walk so missed out on stretching our visit a little longer there.

2  Thank Evie M
Reviewed 26 October 2016

St Patrick's Grotto and Holy Well, located in The Abbey, Ballyshannon County Donegal Ireland The area Is set in a very serene and tranquil location in the historic town of Ballyshannon. While the Holy well is frequented all year by local and visitor alike, it...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

because there is something good in this place.Basicly there is a tree full of things a little church (not really a church) and the well with water flowing.Nice to see.I drove 200 km to get there.Just breath:THere is a little path to get there and...More

Thank nigni2002
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely spot, signposted from the Abbey mill. Just follow the path down to the shore, the well is at the waters edge. There is a silver cup attached for you to taste the spring water. So peaceful.

Thank SparkyG72
Reviewed 13 July 2016

A lovely spot not far from the cave, etc. Take the small path and enjoy the beautiful little devotionals and gorgeous lake with swans.

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Reviewed 29 March 2015

Excellent Well and Baths site "Christianized" by St. Patrick. Former Pagan site. Two wells - Ancient Church Ruins - Baths.

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Reviewed 28 August 2014

It is a bit out of the way and can be seen when the tide is out as the 'Holy Well' is just at the waters edge. It is close to the Water Wheel and Cave, just walk back up the lane and go through...More

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