Category Archives: Castles, Crosses & Churches

My Weekly Challenge – Z Meets Thursday Doors!

As today is the last of my weekly challenges and Z is the order of the day… why don’t we throw together the two… Z Doors? Do you remember the old Z-Braced doors? Well, so do I but there’s a … Continue reading

Posted in #Co Wicklow, #Dublin, #Ireland, Castles, Castles, Crosses & Churches, Crosses & Churches, Factual Opinion, Photography, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

My Weekly Challenge – Q is for Quirky and Quaint… Along Dublin’s Quays!

So… I bet, last week, you thought to yourself… I wonder how he’ll deal with the letter Q? Easy! You see… I have an eye for the quint and quirky… but, to my rescue came Dublin’s most endearing and famous … Continue reading

Posted in #Dublin, #Ireland, Art, Boating, Castles, Crosses & Churches, Crosses & Churches, Dublin & Leinster Architecture & Other Interesting Sights, Factual Opinion, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, Reflections, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

E is for Edge – My Weekly Challenge

So far, my weekly challenges have been rather specific to me, no wonder not many of you have been tempted to follow suit and do your own challenges. So, I’m doing a theme that can be done by you all. … Continue reading

Posted in #Co Wicklow, #Dublin, Castles, Crosses & Churches, Factual Opinion, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Half Year Gone!

We won’t do silent sabbath today… too much has happened in this first half of the year. We’re currently in one of the warmest, driest spells that Ireland has seen in many years. Not long ago we had the heaviest … Continue reading

Posted in #Arklow, #Co Wicklow, #Ireland, Boating, Castles, Crosses & Churches, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Photography, Seasons, The Birds and the Bees, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

D is for Dublin – My Weekly Challenge

D is for Dublin… or whatever you want D to be for. Dublin is one of those cities  where you can find anything… and everything… apart from skyscrapers. Tall buildings are not in abundance. Dublin has many other attractions… from … Continue reading

Posted in #Dublin, #Ireland, #Royal Canal, Art, Boating, Castles, Castles, Crosses & Churches, Crosses & Churches, Dublin & Leinster Architecture & Other Interesting Sights, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Fun and Food, Grand Canal, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, Sport, The Birds and the Bees, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Tuesday Trees – Through the Branches

I like the effect so… as I’m prone to taking blogging liberties I’ll post this photos as a “tree” photo. Yep, I know I’m pushing it but why not? Living on the edge is fun, so they tell me! The … Continue reading

Posted in Castles, Castles, Crosses & Churches, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Weathered…

Weather… weathered. Here in Ireland the concepts are very much entwined. The weather weathers… almost anything and everything! But then, so does old age and fair wear and tear weather almost everything! So, why don’t I just throw together a … Continue reading

Posted in #Arklow, #Dublin, #Ireland, #Royal Canal, Art, Boating, Castles, Crosses & Churches, Factual Opinion, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, Seasons, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

The Year That Was – October to December

And so we entered the last quarter of the year. Storms lashed our coast and fun was had by all. Great news for me in November, a brand new job! So… my excitement levels are rather high. New Year coming… … Continue reading

Posted in #Arklow, #Co Wicklow, #Dublin, #Ireland, Art, Boating, Castles, Crosses & Churches, Dublin & Leinster Architecture & Other Interesting Sights, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Photography, Reflections, Seasons, The Birds and the Bees, Travel, Walking, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments