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JOURNEY WITH US TO IRELAND...
AN ECLECTIC SELECTION OF PHOTOGRAPHS
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... LONG THE SEAT OF THE HIGH KINGS OF IRELAND        
THE ROCK OR CASHEL LOOMS OVER THE TIPPERARY COUNTRYSIDE (J)      
      

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VIEW OF ABBEY RUINS FROM THE ROCK OF CASHEL  LOOKING WEST-NORTH-WEST (J)

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BOTH PHOTOGRAPHS ABOVE AND BELOW:    THE "VEE" - MAGNIFICENT VIEW OF WILD RHODIES... SOUTH FROM CAHIR (J)

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LOOKING DOWN THE "VEE"... KILOMETERS OF HIKING TRAILS

    LOOK CLOSELY - THERE ARE PEOPLE ON THE TRAIL (J)

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GATEWAY TO LEAP CASTLE, BETWEEN BIRR AND ROSCREA (J)

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VIEW OF LEAP CASTLE - SAID TO BE THE MOST HAUNTED CASTLE IN IRELAND (A)

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Co. CLARE - VIEW OVER FIELDS TOWARD THE BURREN (J)

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INCH BEACH - ON THE DINGLE PENNINSULA . FAMOUS IN THE MOVIE 'RYAN'S DAUGHTER' (A)

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ANOTHER VIEW OF INCH BEACH, DINGLE - LOOKING WESTWARD TOWARD THE OCEAN (J)           

 

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LOOKING NORTHWEST WITH GALWAY BAY IN THE FAR DISTANCE. VIEW FROM THE AILLWEE CAVE. Co. CLARE (A)

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A QUAINT SHOP IN DOOLIN... ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF GALWAY BAY (A)

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WINDSURFING IN DINGLE HARBOUR (A)

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OVERLOOKING DINGLE BAY ...

THE WHITE SPECKS IN THE DISTANCE ARE SHEEP GRAZING (J)

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Co. GALWAY, A SHEEP RESTS ON A MOIST BLUSTERY DAY (J)

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"POULNABRONE"- A MEGALITHIC GRAVE SITE IN THE BURREN - MORE THAN 4000 YEARS OLD (J)

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TURF BOG, WITH TURF CUT AND STACKED TO DRY. (J)

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PASTORAL IMAGE IN Co. OFFALY, NEAR BIRR (J)

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ROUND TOWER AT CLONMACNOISE- NOTE ANGELA WAITING FOR JACK (J)

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GATE IN BIRR, Co OFFALY (A)

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THE SHELLWELL ON THE GROUNDS OF BIRR CASTLE, BIRR Co. OFFALY (A)

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IN THE JAPANESE GARDENS AT NATIONAL STUD  (J)

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THE WATERFALL ON THE BIRR CASTLE GROUNDS, BIRR, Co OFFALY (J)

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POST BOX AS THEY USED TO BE - AT THE BUNRATTY FOLK PARK, LIMERICK (J)

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ROUND TOWER AT GLENDALOUGH, WICKLOW (J)

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DUNGUAIRE CASTLE, Co CLARE (A)

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BIRR CASTLE, BIRR DEMESNE - HOME OF LORD ROSS, BIRR, Co OFFALY (A)

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WATERFALL INSIDE THE AILLWEE CAVE (J)

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A STATUE IN THE GARDENS AT BIRR CASTLE - ANGELA JUST HAD TO PUT A FLOWER ON IT! (A)

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THE LAKES OF KILLARNY (A)

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"LADIES VIEW" LOOKING OVER THE LAKES OF KILLARNY (J)

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A ROSE BY ANGELA - IN DUBLIN'S BOTANICAL GARDEN (A)

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WISTERIA BY ANGELA - IN THE BIRR CASTLE GARDENS (A)

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CLIFFS OF MOHER, Co CLARE

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FUSCHIA BY ANGELA - NEAR KYLEMORE ABBEY (A)

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KYLEMORE ABBEY - ONCE A GRAND HOUSE, NOW A GIRLS SCHOOL (A)

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TRAFFIC JAM - GAP OF DUNLOE (A)

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COUNTRY BUDDY (J)

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AN EXCELLENT LUNCHEON SPOT NEAR THE ROCK OF CASHEL - COMPLETE WITH A CAT! (A)

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RIVER GARDEN, BIRR, Co OFFALY (A)

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AT THE BURREN WELCOME CENTER NEAR KINVARA - NOTE THE PALM TREES!! (J)

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I AM WET AND COLD - NEAR BIRR, Co. OFFLAY (J)

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RESTING WOOL  NEAR BIRR, Co. OFFALY (A)

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MOUNTAIN OVERLOOK, NEAR BIRR, Co. OFFALY (J)

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COUNTRY PUB (A)

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KILMACDOUGH, ON THE BURREN, Co. CLARE (J)

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HERMITS HUT - Co GALWAY (J)

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THE BURREN, Co. CLARE - SPARCELY POPULATED MOUNTS OF LIMESTONE OVERSHADOWING VERDANT VALLEYS (J)

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CATCH SALMON AND TROUT HERE (J)

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KINVARA BAY WITH TOWERING SKY (J)

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CHIMNEY POTS - IN DUBLIN (J)

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AT THE DUBLIN BOTANICAL GARDEN (A)

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IN THE DUBLIN BOTANICAL GARDEN (A)

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IN THE DUBLIN BOTANICAL GARDEN (A)

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ROSE COTTAGE, AT BUNRATTY (A)

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COTTAGE WINDOW (A)

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THATCHED COTTAGE AT BUNRATTY (J)

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LOOKING OVER VALLEY TO THE SLEIVE BLOOM MOUNTAINS, Co OFFALY (J)

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A DOOR IN KINVARA (A)

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IN DUBLIN (J)

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A VIEW OF BIRR CASTLE, BIRR, Co OFFALY (A)

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AN EXCELLENT PUB IN AVOCA (HOME OF BALLYKISSANGEL) (J)

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A WALL IN CASHEL (J)

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PUB IN BIRR, Co OFFALY (A)

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IN BIRR... ONCE A CONVENT & SCHOOL, NOW LIBRARY (J)

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RIVERSTOWN, NEAR BIRR (A)

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O'BRIENS TOWER, CLIFFS OF MOHER, Co CLARE (J)

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LOOKING DOWN A VALLEY TOWARD GLENDULOUGH, WICKLOW. (J)

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WOOL ON THE HOOF, NEAR BIRR, Co OFFALY (A)

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IN THE TEMPLE BAR AREA,  DUBLIN (J)

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BOTH OF THE PHOTOGRAPHS,  ABOVE AND BELOW,  ARE ANGELA'S, TAKEN  AT DUBLIN'S BOTANICAL  GARDENS

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STANDING IN THE WAY OF THE BUS, DUBLIN (J)

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THE THREE ROSES, ABOVE AND BELOW ARE ANGELA'S PHOTOGRAPHS, TAKEN IN DUBLINS HORTICULTURAL GARDENS

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THE HA'PENNY BRIDGE IN DUBLIN - BOTH PHOTOGRAPHS (ABOVE AND BELOW) BY ANGELA

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CHRISTCHURCH IN DUBLIN (J)

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RIVER WALK, BIRR, Co OFFALY (A)

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MOLLY MALONE - "THE TART WITH THE CART" - DUBLIN (J)

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WHERE THE RAINBOW BEGINS...CEMETARY IN BIRR, Co. OFFALY (A)