Monthly Archives: October 2009

Skywatch Friday :

Following on from yesterday’s post at Mizen Head, Co Cork in Ireland on our recent holiday there …. the clouds drifted over for a while, turning the reflection of the sun’s rays into a sparkling pathway across the Atlantic Ocean … Continue reading

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On the way to Mizen Head, Co. Cork …

… over the greenest of hills and dales … the landscape became a little barren … we knew we were nearing our destination when we came to this beautiful beach quite unexpectedly!! We only saw a few beaches like this … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday :

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Ormonde Castle, Co. Tipperary

Whilst driving through the town of Carrick-on-Suir, a pretty little place in Tipperary, we discovered this 16th Century Manor House. Behind it is the original castle which dates back to the 14th Century. Thomas Butler, 10th Earl of Ormonde added … Continue reading

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The ‘Wow’ factor !

Choosing overall photos from hundreds and hundreds we took, between hubby and I, was a mammoth task!!!! So have picked a few that really made me go … …. WOW ….. to the grass which is the greenest of greens … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday : As the sun was setting …

… over Sligo Bay, Co. Sligo …. it was our last day in beautiful Ireland. Hubby and I are back home again after two weeks of touring by car, around Ireland and a few days in London. What a wonderful … Continue reading

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