Category Archives: Co. Galway

Kylemore Abbey, Co. Galway : Travel Reminiscences

10 day self-drive tour of Ireland : October 2009 Looking back to my posts on Ireland,  I missed Kylemore Abbey when I wrote posts on the Victorian walled garden on the grounds of the Abbey as well as the small … Continue reading

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Exploring County Galway (or part thereof) : Travel Reminiscences

10 day self-drive tour of Ireland : October 2009 Map of Galway on previous post : I may repeat some scenic pics from breathtaking Connemara as featured in the 2009 post as it’s just amazing!!! Clifden … Roundstone – a village well-known for a … Continue reading

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Galway, Co. Galway : Travel Reminiscences

10 day self-drive tour of Ireland : October 2009 Two years ago I wrote a blog post on the city of Galway, and previously, soon after we returned from our Ireland travels,  I wrote posts on driving through the beautiful Connemara National Park … Continue reading

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Galway, Co. Galway, Ireland

It’s such a miserably windy, icy day today, although the sky is completely clear of clouds.   It’s warm in a sheltered sunny spot, like inside near a north facing window with the sun streaming across the room – but away … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday :

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All the way from Ireland …

… Kylemore Abbey to be exact … a prayer written by the Benedictine Nuns and printed on a bookmark …. it helped me tremendously thro’ my troubled times last year.   Sharing it with everyone but it is for someone very close … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday :

An Angel for someone special …. Clear blue sky above the Gothic Church at Kylemore Abbey, Connemara, Co. Galway in Ireland – our holiday in 2009  For more spectacular skies around the world visit Skywatch

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