The Old Road
Photo by Catriona Shatwell ~ Cat Art.. Available to buy here.. www.made2measuremirrors.co.uk/Printed-Canvas-The-Old-Road... The Old Road ~ Tree Tunnel - Ballynoe, County Down, Northern Ireland. © Cat-Art ~ Cat Shatwell. Planet Earth Daily Photo - planetearthdailyphoto.blogspot.com/2008/06/old-road.html The old road that leads to a ancient stone circle, a beautiful & magical place, Ballynoe, Co.Down, Ireland. Ballynoe Stone Circle in Co. Down A very large circle of over 50 stones up to 1.8…
9 Castles in Ireland You Cannot Miss
Our guide to 9 castles in Ireland that you shouldn't miss on your visit. Ranging from the most popular castles to some off the beaten path gems that are rarely visited. All the information you need including location, hours, our personal tips, photo/video rules and so much more.
Brigit's Sparkling Flame
Here are photos and snippets from different sites about the many wells of Saint Brigid. Please go to the original sites for more info and photos. Seethe bottom of this post for a list of Brigid's wells, from Conrad Bladey's site, and an essay on Irish holy wells by Mary Ellen Sweeney. For her list of Irish holy wells, please follow the link (below) to her article in BellaOnline: the Voice of Women. CASTLEMAGNER HOLY WELL St. Brigid's Well is located across the river from the ruins of Castle…
8 of Ireland’s unique Christmas quirks
Happy holidays! Christmas in Ireland is steeped in tradition and we wanted to share some of our favorites with you. Here are 8 things about an Irish Christmas that may or may not come as a surprise. Learn why mistletoe has always been used for more than just kissing and find out how we say “Merry Christmas” in Ireland.