Departing Kinsale August 12th 2012 Sunday August 12 - Kinsale - I’m wrapping things up here in Kinsale. It’s a very quiet and restful Sunday at the hostel.
I’m trying to get packed away anything that I won’t need today and tonight so I can pack up quickly tomorrow morning.
Tomorrow will be a long day I suppose. I will catch the 249 bus in front of the hostel at 10:30 and take it to Cork Parnell Bus Station.
There I ... 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
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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