"Praise the Lord !!!!" Knock by Boniek
Knock Travel Guide: 23 reviews and 39 photos
I've only been here once.
It's a shrine where the so-called 'Virgin' Mary is meant to have appeared to some locals..probably went for a pint of Guinness with them as well...anyway...it's a VERY popular place and on the whole quite nice too. So even if you're like me and hate religion in all it's forms you'll still have a good time in the bars.
Just don't let them convert you if you're drunk.
I guess the best thing about Knock would be the location. it's very central to the west of Ireland which means Galway, Sligo, Westport etc are all within a reasonable drive.
The scenery once outside Knock is fabulous. You're in the heart of Conemara and it's an area that has to be seen to be believed.
- Pros:Picture Postcard town
- Cons:Too many prayers
Getting the bus - and this includes a car as well - is very tedious. You have to contend with traffic. Road works. Wrong... more travel advice
I guess the best thing I can do at this stage is give you a link to a site that'll help you out. I'll update it later. more travel advice
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