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Triptych Tales

Long Trail

Muffled sounds of gunfire fear, the wails of death

Are not yet heard.

Still and tall silent sentry hearing all my thoughts,

To mark my way. 536 more words

The abbey of Herkenrode is a must see location

Location: Hasselt (Kuringen), Belgium

Perfect renovated abbey  in a nice location a few kilometer from the centre of Hasselt.


Saint’s day. Eleanor (Leonor or Nora). Eleanor's grave in Fontevraud Abbey

Dear friends and followers,

today here is this tribute to: another saint,

wise and alluring woman, simply like most of you.

🌸 💜 🌷 💜 🌷 💜 🌸 45 more words

Saints' Day

Burrishoole Friary, Mayo, Ireland

The ruins of Burrishoole Friary, also known as Burrishoole Abbey, is situated on the edge of a calm and beautiful tidal estuary. The Friary was founded for the Dominican order in 1469 by the wealthy Richard de Burgo of Turlough, Lord MacWilliam Oughter. 554 more words


Sherborne Abbey

I am very lucky to live close to Sherborne Abbey (well 20 minutes away by car). As a freelance photographer I regularly have assignments which take me close to or on occasions into the Abbey but like most things the more you see it the less you tend to notice.  136 more words

Bathing like a Roman

One of the first locals that I met here in the U.K. told me that I needed to visit Bath. “I think it’s the most beautiful city we’ve got,” he told me as we sat on the train departing from King’s Cross. 634 more words


killary fjord and abbey ruins

We stopped at Killary Fjord, the only fjord in Ireland to take pictures, and there was a tree where people left all sorts of gifts for the fairies who lived there. 89 more words