Tuition ( priced at €280 for your two day course plus further optional two-day supported writing retreat) is free. You pay your accommodation cost direct to your host having organized a booking with my advice. You pay your travel and food costs.
Hostel €15 per night for 4 – 5 nights ( the advised length of stay on this trip).
B and B 35 – 50 per night for 4 – 5 nights.
Hotel, €59 – €80 per night for 4 – 5 nights, based on single room in DOLPHIN HOTEL or DAYS INISHBOFIN ISLAND HOTEL see http://www.inishbofin.com) TRAVEL AND FOOD COSTS TO BUDGET FOR:
Travelling on Go Bus from Dublin _Galway for e.g, (€20 ret.) and City link Galway – Cleggan €18.50 ret.), taking ferry to Inishbofin (€20 ret), ordering groceries online from Supervaue Clifden (allowing €30 for that for e.g), making lunch and bringing it with you to our workshops, and allowing for joining the group for a drink most evenings ( allow€40 – €50 over 4-5 nights), you can expect costs of ACCOMMODATION plus €170.
“LOOSER PURSE-STRINGS” OPTION:
Having pub lunch and dinner each day you could add €25 – 30 to that daily.
Hope this helps those of you interested in entering the comp’ to work out if it makes sense for you! Really looking forward to hearing from entrants now!