Category Archives: Travel

Seaside Saturday – Away…

I think we have been subjected to lockdowns here in Ireland almost longer than any other country on the planet. What started as the “two weeks to flatten the curve” has now really been taken to the extreme. Last year, … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Bliss!

We had a stunning sunset panorama last evening – and I took phone video and photos… and promptly lost all said content!! Needless to say… I am rather miffed with myself because I wanted to use one of the pics … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – On the Beach

As mentioned yesterday – we’re fast approaching ten years of daily posts – so, to keep up with our usual Seaside Saturday theme… why don’t I throw together another gallery? However, I’ll ask again… please feel free to send ideas … Continue reading

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Thursday Thoughts – Where to Next?

Lately, we here in Ireland have been subjected to an ever increasing number of fines. Not only are the number of “offences” escalating but the amounts levied are climbing steeply too. Just recently – you could be fined €500 for … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – On the Beach!

Yesterday I posted a beach scene photo and titled the post On the Beach… without giving today’s song title a thought. So, thanks to Dries of de Wets Wild, today you have almost the same post title… almost! However, I … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Spion Kop – History Speaks

Today I won’t only do a six word story – but I’ll throw in a bit of history and a few interesting facts about a hill just north of the town in Ireland where we live. Spion Kop immortalised – … Continue reading

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Merry Monday Mood – Happy February – Where to Now?

One month down… eleven to go. Yes, I know… it’s not good to count down our lives but at this stage of the restrictions and Orwellian control, I may be losing it… just a tad! I mean… there are even … Continue reading

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Monday’s Memory Moment – Two Clouds…

I must say, we’ve had some stunning winter’s days… and spent hours on the beach! I’ll include Saturday’s beach fun below but before that… here’s a photo taken on the way home. I think you’ll understand why I named it … Continue reading

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