Hollow Victory: the wins and fails of the RoK tour May 15th 2011 Today I took a Ring of Kerry coach tour. Let me begin by saying the Ring of Kerry is gorgeous. absolutely gorgeous.
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I knew that being in a bus meant i wouldn't be able to take good pictures for the majority of the ride, and i opened my eyes as wide as i could to take in all the sights for as long as possible between blinks :P The tour guide was funny and lively, and ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Kerry » Iveragh Peninsula 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