August 1st - Kinsale August 1st 2012 August 1stWednesday – Kinsale
Finally got a good days weather and made the best use of it. Went down to the pier in Kinsale and walked around a bit.
Then I took the “train” to Charles Fort. The beautiful weather coupled with the beautiful view made it a very pleasant time.
After a leisurely tour of the fort I took the “train” back into Kinsale and had some fish and ch ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Cork » Kinsale 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 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 way. When I post a blog I try and provide some practical and useful information on the location I visit in the blog for the frugal/budget travele... full info