Monthly Archives: May 2014

We’re going on holiday !

For a short time,  hubby and I will be  .. … leaving footprints in the sand …   … mesmerised by sounds of the sea …   … and walking in the mountains ..   … until Friday 6th June 🙂 Bye for now …

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Kilkenny to Waterford, Ireland : Travel Reminiscences

10 day self-drive tour of Ireland : October 2009 Returning from Kilkenny to Waterford, hubby and I took a different route via New Ross, Wexford and crossing the Waterford Harbour on a car ferry .. Amazing how front doors of houses … Continue reading

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Kilkenny, Ireland : Travel Reminiscences

Going through some of our Ireland holiday pics in October 2009, has brought back many wonderful memories of Ireland, and as I’ve mentioned previously, I didn’t blog in any detail ‘way back then’!!     There is no post on Kilkenny at all … … Continue reading

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Dingle Peninsula 2 : Travel Reminiscences

Continuing our drive around the Dingle Peninsula (see previous post) .. having left Fahan and the beehive huts, our next photo-opportunity-stop was Slea Head ..  As you round the Slea Head (Ceann Sléibe) promontory there is a sculpture of the Crucifixion … Continue reading

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Dingle Peninsula : Travel Reminiscences

Bryan’s parents are travelling to Ireland shortly for a holiday, and wanted to know about the Dingle Peninsula ie  if we’d stayed there, where did we eat/drink etc.   He said he couldn’t find a blog post.  There must be one, I … Continue reading

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Cape : SA travel reminiscences

Following on from the Helderberg Mountains of the previous post,  here are two more pics from our beautiful Cape ..

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Somerset West, Western Cape

Whilst visiting my Mum in Somerset West over the last few days, I only took two photographs of the magnificent surrounding mountains .. A cold front sweeping across the Hottentots-Holland mountain range Helderberg Nature Reserve and Helderberg Mountain… …

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