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Ireland the South Day 10

September 19th 2016
Day 10 I have to confess that this trip is turning out to be a marathon. I grossly underestimated the terrain, which is like Cornwall with steep hills, some of which are not that short. I am surprised that my body is sustaining it all. My right leg was letting me know of its weakness this afternoon so I had to slow down a bit on the hills and pull a lower gear. I will have legs like Chris Hoy by ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Cork » Carrigaline

Irish Flag 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
Tot: 3.64s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 13; qc: 39; dbt: 0.042s; 3; m:saturn w:www (; sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb