Category Archives: Dublin & Leinster Architecture & Other Interesting Sights

My take on things man-made…

The Year That Was – 2019 – July to September

The highlight of this period was our visit to the USA. We were mostly in New Your City but we also took a 24 hour dash to Philadelphia… so, I can now claim to have been in at least three … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – 2019 – January to March

As has become traditional for me here at OMBH… I do galleries of photos that I posted during the period in question. I feel it acts as a reminder and also allows folk to see a few of the images … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Don’t Steal Our Freedom!

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Thursday Thought – 30 Day Creative Challenge?

So… this has me thinking… a 30 day creative (writing) challenge? Where did the idea originate? Well, click here to visit Rainee’s blog. Rainee is currently doing the challenge… and provided lists of tips and prompts, especially for folk who … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Six Word Story… Glow…

Winter Sunset – silhouettes and shadows – glow!

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Seaside Saturday – Wicklow Town Visit

OK, we didn’t visit the whole town… just down by the harbour and surrounds. Part of the attraction down there is the remains of the once mighty Black Castle ruins. Well, if a place called itself a castle then surely … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Blog Buddy Random!

OK, so today, let me begin with an apology! I don’t get around to your blogs half as often as I would like to. I also don’t respond to your comments each and ever time… sorry! I have toyed with … Continue reading

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Tuesday Travel Tip – Read the Signs!

I love taking photos of signs… especially signs seen around touristy places. Yesterday we visited Wicklow Town and after running our errand, we stopped off down at the pier. Now, the chilly wind directly off the Irish Sea suggested that … Continue reading

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