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

    Dublin to Kinsale

    A travel blog entry by calo4 on Jul 15, 2014

    2 comments, 42 photos

    ... for the last leg of today's journey to Kinsale. We arrived at The Old Presbytery (our lodging for the night) in Kinsale a little after 7pm. Our hostess at the inn recommended a place for dinner in town, so we brought the luggage to the rooms and then took a short walk to the restaurant. There was about a 30 minute wait, so we used this opportunity to take a walk along the harbor area, which was nice and quite relaxing.

    We all decided ...

    Famine and feast

    A travel blog entry by nothingfancy2 on Jul 18, 2013

    1 comment, 4 photos

    ... bright and beautiful in the midday sun. Arrived at our accomodation to what can only be described as a circus. A wedding party had arrived for their reception at the same time that Bruce Springsteen was trying to exit the building to go to his concert in Cork. So there we were with the bright blue triumph stag convertible adorned with wedding ribbon, people from the wedding milling about in their gladrags having a fag, with kids on ...

    Time to tour!

    A travel blog entry by katherine_quinn on Jan 03, 2013

    5 photos

    ... so it wasn't much of a hunt. And thank goodness we had a tourguide because the streets are kind of confusing! We walked through the English market where they have tons of fresh fruits, vegetables and meats. It's really cool! Then we walked around the backstreets of the city and found all the little shops and pubs and stores that are all the traditional Irish stores :) We also found Tesco in the city which was WAY nicer than the other one we went ...

    Kinsale Gourmet Food Festival

    A travel blog entry by jenny.og on Oct 27, 2012

    ... more popular as the evening went on. Although the Titanic hit with Jack and Rose may not have been too historically accurate, I was extremely grateful for the lesson Molly Brown passed along to work from the outside-in when it comes to choosing from an unnecessary amount of silverware. Once the swing dancing ensued we became better acquainted with even more of the elegant diners, who knew better than myself that you sample each course rather than devour it all. Although we were ...

    Capetonian...Sailing from Kinsale to Leitrim.

    A travel blog entry by cluainfia on Sep 21, 2012

    3 photos

    ... might meet him for coffee in Limerick on his way down but that was out as well as he was travelling down by train.
    I decided then to go to Kinsale anyway prepared and that if I didn't like what I saw I could always walk away.
    Catherine and myself traveled down the night before,stayed in Cork and drove out to Kinsale to see the boat and meet the owner on Friday morning.
    The yacht was a 31 foot sloop with ...