Posts tagged ‘Ireland’

There and Back Again: A Student’s Tale

18 April 2010 | No Comments

We now return to our regularly scheduled programming… After 3 long weeks of traveling all across Europe, I am finally back in York, my home away from home. I hope you did not mind the gap in my blog posting, and enjoyed following my updates on Twitter/Facebook as I went. Now, if I wrote about… Read more.

Spring Break: Kinsale, Republic of Ireland

12 April 2010 | 1 Comment

Kinsale (Cheann t-Sáile) At the suggestion of the nice old lady on the Burren/Cliffs tour, Erin and I decided to go to Kinsale. It was Erin’s birthday, so it was nice to get out of Cork for one final Irish getaway. Before we left, I quickly printed my boarding pass for the next day, when… Read more.

Video Clip: James Fort, Kinsale, Ireland

12 April 2010 | No Comments

Watch a short clip from James Fort in Kinsale, Ireland.

Spring Break: Cork, Republic of Ireland

11 April 2010 | No Comments

Cork (Corcaigh): The Rebel City I slept surprisingly OK for having my foot grabbed in the middle of the night at the Snoozles Hostel in Galway. After the laundry staff returned my towel and washcloth, Erin and I had breakfast. Before boarding our coach to Cork, we stopped in a Centra to buy food for… Read more.

Video Clip: Cliffs of Moher, Ireland

9 April 2010 | No Comments

Watch a short video clip at the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland.

Spring Break: Dublin to Galway, The Burren, & The Cliffs of Moher, Republic of Ireland

9 April 2010 | 1 Comment

Dublin (Baile Átha Cliath) From Newgrange, I boarded the bus back to Drogheda. At noon, I headed out from there to Dublin. It turns out I needed two extra euros to get to the Dublin Busaras (main station), but the driver let me get away with 83 cents. I had accidentally bought a ticket to… Read more.

Spring Break: Newgrange & Knowth, Republic of Ireland

7 April 2010 | No Comments

Writer’s Note: It has been one full year since my Semester in Britain, therefore one full year since the events in this blog post. But I wanted to finish my blog. Think of it as me telling the rest of my story, even though I’ve been back for a while. I’m using my journals as… Read more.

Spring Break 2010: Planes, Trains, and… Ferries

25 March 2010 | 1 Comment

What am I going to do for three weeks of spring break (or Easter break as they call it here)? Well, I’ll tell you. Here is a rough itinerary of my 3 weeks away from York: England London We start off with a weekend as a group in London. We depart for King’s Cross tomorrow…. Read more.