Dingle and Slea Head June 10th 2012 Sunday June 10 Slea Head and sites of Ryans Daughter filming
Today I drove out west as far as you can go in Ireland without a boat. I explored a Stone Age fort built in 500BC and some more of the locations where Ryan’s Daughter was filmed. The weather was rainy at first but in the afternoon cleared off a bit but never got quite sunny. It was a very good day and I kind of reached my saturation ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Kerry » Dingle 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
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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 ... full info