Kinsale to the Old Head of Kinsale and Garrettstown Beach and return August 9th 2012 August 9 2012 Kinsale to Garrettstown, Old head of Kinsale, and return
Today I had my tea and thought things over and then scurried down the hill to catch the 249 bus to Kinsale. As usual there was no need to scurry to the bus stop because as usual the bus was 20 minutes.
In any case I bought a ticket to Garrettstown with a return for about €7 and rode down to Garrettstown. The bus stopped ... 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