Kilkenny Cats July 11th 2005 At 9:30 this morning, I was getting cereal.
This is usually an easy thing for me. But usually I don't have to weave my way in and out of the Korean students who are running around shouting and chopping vegetables for curry, or help the German women with the gas stove so they can make porridge, or avoid the Arkansas guy checking on his pizza. I also don't normally sit at a table where two Italian ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Kilkenny » Kilkenny 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 backpacked across Ireland in 2005, mostly through working on organic farms. (There's also some pictures of Johnny Depp, if you're into that sort of thing - I saw him in London, and it was pretty great.) It's been awhile, but I'm going to leave this journal up until I leave for another backpacking trip.... full info