Last day in Dublin for now May 14th 2012 May 14 Monday – Preparing to depart
Not much to talk about today. Pretty much took care of last minute details before heading west to Ballinasloe tomorrow around noon. I will take the #20 bus which goes to Galway but stops on the way at Ballinasloe. It cost 14 Euros one way and 17 round trip. The weather has went from beautiful one minute to raining the next all day. The only co ... 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
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I am a sojourner, that is my occupation, that is what I do. I took Early Retirement in December 2010 and never looked back. I have taken several trips while on vacations around the US and to Europe while I was working but now can travel full time if I wish. Since I retired I have been visiting or revisiting many of my favorite locations in the US and then revisiting many of my favorite locations in Europe at a more leisurely pace, blogging all the ... full info