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Building History

When it comes to historical landmarks and buildings, Ireland has plenty. Beautiful mystical castles and round towers, some completely preserved and some in ruins.  Neolithic tombs and high seats loom all around the Island telling stories of times long past and how civilizations before us lived and perhaps worshipped. 554 more words


Hill of Tara photos

During the Bronze Age royalty would gather at the Hill of Tara to honor the passing of someone whom they respected. The Hill of Tara is the source of many Celtic legend. 206 more words

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Erinnerungen an die Grüne Insel

Da wir gerade vor zwei Tagen Saint Patrick’s Day gefeiert haben, dieses Mal in Deutschland, wähle ich, ein paar Reise-Impressionen von unserem letzten Besuch in Irland zu teilen. 83 more words


Memories of the Emerald Island

As we just celebrated Saint Patrick’s Day two days ago – this time in Germany – I choose to share some travel impressions from our last visit to Ireland. 82 more words


St. Patrick and the Many Monuments of the Hill of Tara

The past building over the past.  it is a theme that runs through many of the photos we post here on Monumental Photography and on our sister blog, Lost Places.   502 more words

A Curious Absence of Saints

I have wandered the hills and valleys of Ireland, driven along its rocky coasts and roamed the quiet midlands.  In my travels, I have stopped to explore every monument of stone and ruined churchyard to be found along my path, often altering that path considerably in the hope of encountering some new mystery to explore. 912 more words


Lá Shona Fhéile Pádraig!

oder:  Fröhlichen Saint Patrick’s Day!

(Wir glauben, die Kameraperson steht ungefähr hier.)

This post is also available in English language.

Wenn Du es, wie wir, dieses Jahr nicht nach Irland geschafft hast, sind hier zwei Links (in englischer Sprache), die Live Streams von der diesjährigen Saint Patrick’s Day Parade in Dublin zur Verfügung stellen: 163 more words