Tag Archives: #Avoca River

Seaside Saturday – Riding Rough…

Boy, OH boy… we thought this lad was gonna fall over! The undulations in the river mouth churned… throwing the boat this way and that! Rather him than me… I promise! PS – Thanks for all your gracious comments yesterday! … Continue reading

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Alternative A to Z – Friends and Friendship

Today’s photo choice is inspired by Joe Cocker’s classic Woodstock version of With A Little Help From My Friends! He gets a tad noisy toward the end but hey… it’s Saturday so noise is good! Well… good noise, that is! … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – Feasting!

I showed you the seal having a late lunch just days ago. I wouldn’t say the fur was flying as he/ she/ it tore at the fish… so, maybe we should assume the flesh was flying because it wasn’t long … Continue reading

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Wildlife Wednesday – Snack Time!

We watched this seal having itself a good feed… and right in front of us! I didn’t even have to change lenses. However, the river water was so dark that it wasn’t easy to keep up with the seal’s movements… … Continue reading

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Spring – Has it Sprung?

A few happy images taken yesterday… Arklow’s Nineteen Arches Bridge in the sunshine. The town is a pretty picture, even more so when the sun is out! And then… a bit later, our first butterfly sighting for 2019! A Small … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Around the Neighbourhood…

I’ve shown you so much of our little town and surrounds, so… how do I do justice to Tina’s challenge this week? Well, why not show you a few quirky pics? Let’s begin with the cormorant roost, a photo of … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Arklow Architecture

This week’s challenge give me an opportunity to show you a bit of local architecture. Not all of it is too pretty but some is old… and some very useful. I mean… Arklow has the stone bridge in the country … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Ma Nature’s Glory!

I’m late with this week’s challenge but after seeing the Murtagh’s Meadow post, I thought it a great idea to participate. I mean, who doesn’t appreciate nature? So, to begin with… here’s the comment I left there… Yes… I’m with … Continue reading

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