Category: Ireland

  • Ireland – a view from the Rock of Cashel

    Just one of the few good photos I took back in the summer when I traveled to Ireland.  This is a view of an old tombstone at the Rock of Cashel seen while looking out at the nearby Abbey ruins.  I love these crosses.  I made a walk down to the ruins there, but they […]

  • Another Ireland image

    While in Ireland, we visited Desmond Castle in Kinsale.  One of the especially interesting things in the castle is a room with something of a history of wine in Ireland and the contributions to the wine world from the Irish.  In this room was a stainglass window that I thought looked really cool, so I […]

  • Good Irish music

    If you happen to have a chance to travel to Dublin, try to find where The Naked Fiddler (Brendan P Lynch) and his friends are playing.  My wife and I saw him at a pub in Dublin Friday night, playing with Joe Brennan and Paul O’Sullivan and again found where he was playing on Saturday […]

  • Thus endeth a long day

    I have just returned from a vacation in Ireland. And if I can get everyone to leave me the hell alone, I’ll be going to bed after posting. I was up at 1:00 AM Memphis time, and it is now 10:17 PM Memphis time. I have not had any sleep today, and have spent over […]