Category Archives: Boating

Seaside Saturday – Valentia Island – Boats and All!

A few months ago we went off to Valentia Island for a few days. Bliss, I tell you… especially because the Irish spring weather cooperated. The photo shows a National Geographic cruiser moored in a water space referred to as … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Riding Rough…

Boy, OH boy… we thought this lad was gonna fall over! The undulations in the river mouth churned… throwing the boat this way and that! Rather him than me… I promise! PS – Thanks for all your gracious comments yesterday! … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Lines… and More Lines…

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Silent Sunday – BIG RED – Poolbeg Lighthouse

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Seaside Saturday – Lift and Shift!

Yep, lift and shift. This is a term I learned this week, from one of the lads masterminding the lifting and shifting of the brand new boat in picture. The whole process took about three working days… and then there … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Ship Ahoy!

From time to time we visit the Big Smoke on Saturdays or Sunday mornings… and then, we trot, well no… we drive down to The Great Wall. This very long wall… built between the 1700 and 1800’s… is an amazing … Continue reading

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Flapper Friday – Neighbourhood special!

Yes, I know I usually do bird posts on Fridays… so, I’ll begin with this photo… just to prove I’m trying to stick with tradition… even if it’s my man-made tradition… I spotted this fella flying by… trailing a banner. … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Around the Neighbourhood…

I’ve shown you so much of our little town and surrounds, so… how do I do justice to Tina’s challenge this week? Well, why not show you a few quirky pics? Let’s begin with the cormorant roost, a photo of … Continue reading

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