Kimberly Ballaro's blog

Be Uplifted With Traditional Music in Dingle Town

by Kimberly Ballaro / Jan 31, 2011 /

Revolutionary Dublin: the 1916 Rising

by Kimberly Ballaro / Jan 01, 2011 /

Ireland's history is haunted by political and social upheaval, and the 20th century is what many are most familiar with today. Before the Troubles of the 1960s through the 1980s and before the Irish Civil War of the 1920s there was the Easter Rising of 1916. This event is important to the understanding of 20th century Irish politics and society.

Galway City: remnants of a medieval town

by Kimberly Ballaro / Oct 30, 2010 /

The Famine Trail: commemorating the Great Irish Famine of 1845-1850

by Kimberly Ballaro / Sep 22, 2010 /