Dempsey's Hostel

Eastern Road, Kinsale, County Cork, Ireland | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Eastern Road, Kinsale, is near Kinsale Walking Tour, Old Head Golf Links, Desmond Castle & International Museum of Wine, and James Fort.
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    Travel Blogs from Kinsale

    Historic Harbor of Kinsale

    A travel blog entry by rickandluann on Aug 16, 2014

    20 photos

    ... 8220;honorable surrender” by the 1,200 soldiers inside.

    Distant history aside, I had questions about more current events. Rick and I had just watched The Wind that Shakes the Barley. That coupled with the Rebel Tour we had taken in Dublin, I was getting confused about Irish history, i.e., Free Staters and the IRA.

    I understood that the Irish had long wanted to ...

    Ireland keeps getting better!!!!

    A travel blog entry by jeanbutler on Sep 08, 2013

    4 comments, 2 photos

    ... to a local pub, spoke with some Irish local people. We then had a wonderful seafood dinner. W e love our tour guide, Steve, he sang Irish songs on the bus ride. He is it was trying to teach us words of Irish songs so when we are in the pubs we can sing along with the locals. I don't know if it can get any better than this day. It is an absolute delight to be here . We love you all and miss you very much take ...

    A slower paced day (much needed!)

    A travel blog entry by drbrn60 on May 23, 2013

    64 photos

    ... was very nice. He showed us the room, showed us the breakfast menu and asked if was acceptable, which it was. The room is “en suite” meaning that it has its own private bathroom. Its clean and quaint, just what we were expecting.

    Once we were checked in, Diane decided to take a little nap and I decided to take advantage of the free wifi here and check in on my work email . I got caught up on what is happening on my projects and also took care ...

    Cashel and Cork

    A travel blog entry by tippins_rufio on Mar 09, 2013

    75 photos

    ... inched our way into a free space at the bar where we met some of the most memorable characters of the trip, Drunk James and Drunk Stephen. The pair had an older, and much drunker, friend with them, although we never caught his name. Immediately upon hearing our accents Drunk James turned to me and said sarcastically "Are you from Ireland?". Thus began an entertaining hour or more of drunken banter about American and Irish stereotypes. Some highlights:

    Drunk Stephen: "Hey, where ...

    This week

    A travel blog entry by jkrakauer on Oct 29, 2012

    21 photos

    Today (September 29th 2012). Took a day trip to Middleton. Went there by train and was dropped off and picked up in Cork by Iona. Went to see the distillery district and took the tour a little walk. The weather was very nice so it was worth the day trip.

    Yesterday. I went on a wooding mission.It was the first time that I did this activity and it was the first time the Dan and Iona took wood. Overall it was a good mission as wea got at least 20 wooden logs ...