Tag Archives: France

Friday Fact? The Liffey Flows Downhill!

Yes… I kid you not. Most of the time the river flows downhill, especially where these photos were taken. If you look closely you’ll see the water tumbling over the weir. If I’m not mistaken, this is the last weir … Continue reading

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Princely Faces

In these days we live in it is often very difficult to know what goes on behind the faces of people. Friday night’s slaughter in Paris again amplifies our need to be tolerant. Our need to be more accepting of … Continue reading

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Friendship Friday.

Today I’m blessed with the enviable task of sharing not one but two links. Yep, these two bloggers have been around in my cyber world from almost the day I began this fun. I simply cannot do a post for … Continue reading

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Tricolour Trotters?

Last weeks Dublin Marathon posts looked at the agony and triumph of success. However, I have so many lighter moments captured that I’d probably have another dozen or so posts to show you. To begin with… how about 3 French … Continue reading

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I Once Walked There… Lest We Forget!

Once, only once… I walked those hallowed grounds where brittle, icy twigs cracked and exploded underfoot where bone fragments and bits of shrapnel still lay strewn where new roots have set and woods grow tall and strong Once, I walked … Continue reading

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Masterpiece – WPhotoC

This week Cheri stirred a few stray thoughts and even the odd emotion when her challenge arrived. Masterpiece. Simple? No, complex. My mind instantly returned to Paris. Our one and only visit  some years ago. Why Paris? That’s where a … Continue reading

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French Chic Along The Liffey

Yesterday I mentioned I was itching to do a series about photographers, happy snappers, call them whatever you please. All  kinds… professionals, amateurs, enthusiasts… all sorts. I have this thing, no… I’m not into fetish, for taking photos of the photographers … Continue reading

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Mountains – Ailsa’s WTT…

You’ve surely heard the saying… Don’t make a mountain out of a molehill! Well, I’m afraid this week that’s just what I’ll have to do! I’m really starting to think Ailsa’s suffering serious withdrawal symptoms. All the sightseeing and fresh … Continue reading

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