Category Archives: Local Curiosity, Local Places

Thursday Thought – Green Gone Gaga!?

I suppose I’d be correct in saying that one would have to be living in the dark ages if one didn’t know the UN COP25 conference is currently happening in Madrid. One would also be sheltered way back in the … Continue reading

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Sunset Splendour… Fire in the Sky!

Winter has distinct advantages… especially when it;s not cloudy or raining. We’ve had two stunning sunset evenings in a row. A wee while ago I put together a “Photo Print Ideas“ page… this one, and a few of its mates … Continue reading

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Friday Fact – Lines and Wonder…

I thought I’ll shake things up just a little. Why not? So… off to the Us of A we go… all the way to a Manhattan Street corner… to see a few densely pressed lines. OK, more than a few… … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tree – Drenched!

Last week, I shared a few photos taken on our ride back home – leaving Dublin after dark, on a very wet evening… during rush hour traffic! That means, me the passenger, had loads of photo opportunities. So, here’s one … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – Micro Murmuration Moments!

There are days and then there are days. Sometimes a plan comes together without one being even remotely aware that something is about to happen. So, the other day we were down at the harbour and the starlings were also … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Wobbly Wall Wander…

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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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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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