Dublin May 3rd 2007 I arrived in Dublin yesterday afternoon from London. It's a very nice very european city...in that most of it's residents/tourists seem to be from other european countries besides Ireland. At least in the center. The Irish-ness seemed to increase outside of city center. But I had to walk quite a ways to find the local thrift store and a real butcher. My hostel has a nice kitchen, so I've been eco ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Dublin » Dublin Celtic tribes arrived on the island between 600-150 B.C. Invasions by Norsemen that began in the late 8th century were finally ended when King Brian BORU defeated the Danes in 1014. English invasions began in the 12th century and set off more than se... ... read more
I've blogged on a few countries by now, often focusing on the food. I think it reflects both the people and the experience. When I'm not travelling I work as nurse practitioner in the Seattle area of the US. Please feel free to send me any questions or messages about my travels.
P.S. Auntie Tara I lifted this pic from your website...xoxo... full info