Dublin-Cliffs of Moher-Galway-Oughterard June 9th 2015 Tuesday
Left Dublin this morning and made it out ok through the traffic onto the M6 and on our way to the Cliffs of Moher. We travelled across the country in a morning! Equivalent from driving from Perth to Southern Cross. We drove from Dublin, Athlone, Ballinasloe, Loughrea, Gort and Cliffs of Moher.
We left the main highway and travelled on some ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Galway » Oughterard 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