Category Archives: Castles

Thursday Thought… Choices?

So… here’s the question… If you could (occasionally – weather permitting…) view this vista on a warm spring day… … would you mind calling this home? Rather difficult choice… don’t you think? Advertisements

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Seaside Saturday – Wicklow Town’s Black Castle Ruins

We’ve called into Wicklow Town a few mornings, last year. Wow… it sounds so far away… last year! This photo was taken on 17 November 2018 – really not that long ago. That pile of stone on the high ground … Continue reading

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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

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My Weekly Challenge – O for Out There!

We’ve reached “O”… going along just fine. As I believe my blog is mostly a celebration of the outdoors I think I’ll use the word “out” as the photo tag to put together today’s gallery. As many of you know, … Continue reading

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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

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Yesterday’s post has me in the mood for more summer! No, for more real summer! So, let’s see if I can dig out a few more happy summer’s photos to get me in the mood for the weekend! Oh, by … Continue reading

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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

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Bliss!

Seems to me the daily prompt is playing catch-up with me these last few days! First silence, now bliss. You’ll notice I used the word bliss in yesterday’s post. So… here it is again! Only… this time I’ll share summer … Continue reading

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