Tag Archives: Ireland

Sunrise in Mayo: Winter Solstice 2009

In what turned out to be one of only two years of heavy snow and temperatures reaching -20°C, I was fortunate enough to be at my home place in the west of Ireland. On top of that, it being the … Continue reading

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A Turbulent Time in Tunisia.

          At the tender age of 22, myself and my parents visited Tunisia for a week. As I was not accustomed to travelling long distances back then, the first thing that struck me was the shear contrast … Continue reading

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Kesh, County Sligo

                              It’s great to be planning to leave Ireland with such a strong sense of national pride. The caves of Kesh in County Sligo are just one … Continue reading

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Cycling in County Mayo

On an unusually warm day we took a cycle around my home place, Carracastle, Co. Mayo on my Dad’s rickety old High Nelly with a seat made of half a cow and a missing handle bar. CLICK MAP: http://goo.gl/maps/I9Uko

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