Monthly Archives: April 2010

Skywatch Friday :

We’ve had drizzly rain for days but has cleared now – thank goodness – and the sun is shining once again. I think we are in for more rain this weekend – all this rain is going to make our … Continue reading

Posted in Co. Mayo, holiday, Ireland, Skywatch | 6 Comments

Up, close and personal …

… that’s what you see when on the Xstrata Treetop Walkway in Kew Gardens in London .. … a treetop walkway is exactly what it is … a platform walkway built at treetop height .. One of the mum’s, whose … Continue reading

Posted in England, holiday, London, trees | 5 Comments

Wordless Wednesday : Breakfast in Ireland

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Posted in Co. Limerick, holiday, Ireland | 12 Comments

Bunratty Folk Park ….

.. at Bunratty Castle, Co. Clare, is where 19th century Irish life is recreated … and hubby and I visited the Castle and Folk Park on a day like today … cold, cloudy and rainy !! Today – this weather … Continue reading

Posted in castles, Co. Clare, holiday, Ireland | 5 Comments

Weekly Winners : 17 – 24 April

Monday : Had a very busy day yesterday … houseful of family !!! .. and wasn’t able to finish putting up my Weekly Winners .. not that there are many photos …. ‘cos … the week started with lovely warm … Continue reading

Posted in autumn, Bradley, garden, trees, wine, wine estates | 5 Comments

Skywatch Friday :

From our front door … in the late afternoon, the other day … … I went to the front garden but can never get a whole rainbow in the picture because of the trees and house … … is this … Continue reading

Posted in rainbow, skies, Skywatch | 6 Comments

Franschhoek Motor Museum #1

With the magnificent backdrop of the Franschhoek Mountains, the Motor Museum is a fascinating place, where there is a private collection of about 320 cars of which about 80 are exhibited at any one time (cars are rotated to give … Continue reading

Posted in Cape, cars, Outing | 3 Comments