Kilkenny and Bonus Time!! May 12th 2011 This morning, i got up bright and early, enjoyed a free breakfast at my hostel, and caught a train from Dublin to Kilkenny!
Why Kilkenny, you ask? I don't really know, to be honest. this "Ireland in one week" part of the guide book i have said to go to Kilkenny, and since i really only knew a few things i wanted to do, i figured i'd go to Kilkenny for s's & g's. Weeelll Kilken ... 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'm a undergraduate student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, studying at the University of Aberdeen (Scotland) this semester. I want to share my adventures with family and friends, and I want to see what other people have done with their time in this part of the world.... full info