County Kerry · Ireland in 3,585km · Ireland June 2012 · Landscapes · Tourist Sites

Dingle Peninsula County Kerry

As I skimmed tour books before the trip, most directed you towards Ring of Kerry. So when we discussing possible places to visit, our B&B host was comfortable enough to ask ... Why does everyone want to go to the Ring Kerry? I explained that most tour books list it as one of the top… Continue reading Dingle Peninsula County Kerry

Cities, Towns & Villages · County Kerry · Ireland in 3,585km · Ireland June 2012

Dingle, County Kerry

Dingle ... Eileen was as right. Dingle was a dream, although we weren't there long. It is the type of town that you think you would find in Ireland. Located inland on the Dingle Peninsula, it is positioned on the water's edge.The town is vibrant with multi-colored shops, restaurants and pubs. Did I say shopping?… Continue reading Dingle, County Kerry

Cities, Towns & Villages · County Kerry · Ireland in 3,585km · Ireland June 2012

Tralee, County Kerry

We stopped in Tralee on our way to Dingle. We didn't stay long. We found that primary church and started there. We also headed towards the city centre; i was still looking for that elusive Irish linen. Okay, I have a confession. We probably wouldn't have stopped, but one of the US's TV shoppig channels… Continue reading Tralee, County Kerry

County Tipperary · County Waterford · Ireland in 3,585km · Ireland June 2012 · Landscapes

Knockmealdown Mtns, the Vee & Sheep, County Waterford

Our first morning at breakfast, we sat near an English couple. They had mentioned that their previous day was spent along the southern coast. On their way back to Cashel, they drove along the 'V'. So, as we were gathering information and heading towards Cork, we asked our hosts. They gave us basic directions and… Continue reading Knockmealdown Mtns, the Vee & Sheep, County Waterford

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Blarney Castle, County Cork

If you find yourself scouring the numerous tour books available, Blarney Castle in County Cork will be listed. I have also noticed that they provide a caveat ... it can be very busy, so you might want to avoid. Hmmmm.... So, Blarney Castle was one of those sights that we had put on the back… Continue reading Blarney Castle, County Cork