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Irish Pastoral Scene - County Kilkenny

Here is another photo of the Irish countryside in County Kilkenny, May, 2005.


IDYLLIC IRELAND - County Kilkenny

May, 2005 in County Kilkenny, Ireland.  People who have never been to Ireland often ask if there really are sheep everywhere, and is it really that green?  Yes and yes.


Pre-Christmas art weekend

As the days are consumed by the night

and Christmas jingles are in the air

why not be a little distracted by

a weekend art retreat in the Irish countryside. 58 more words


I took this photo in 2006 when I was meandering from Dublin down to County Carlow.  One of the interesting things about the Irish landscape is that ruins are never torn down unless a new building is going up.  144 more words


Centuries of history in Tarbert Co Kerry

Set in the heart of ancient woodland that skirts Tarbert Bay is a magnificent house that dates from 1690. This is Tarbert House an internationally known heritage building, that has been home to the Leslie family since the late 17th Century. 694 more words


High steaks in the lottery of cooking a sirlon to perfection

I have always been quite indifferent to the taste of red meat and while the mere mention of a roast beef dinner with all the trimmings brings most to the point of dribbling, the image does not leave me foaming at the mouth. 498 more words