Tag Archives: Winter

Spain for the winter sun.

Now that the snow finally arrived in the UK – we were scheduled to head to the Costa del Sol.    It took the best part of 4 days for me to take my ski jacket off.   The limited … Continue reading

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Barton Turns Marina – SNOW!

Yay it finally snowed.   Everything looks so pretty in snow.

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Belfast, Ireland

The last of the Ireland photos, Belfast.   The last Xmas decoration photos as well.  It was tipping with rain so I didn’t take a lot of photos.  I’m nursing my camera at the moment, its falling to bits in … Continue reading

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The Dark Hedges & The Giants Causeway

We drove the Causeway Scenic Route and came across this little town called Downhill.   These giant mussels were washed up on the stairs, the best fun was driving on the beach itself. We’d made a detour to the the … Continue reading

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Derry, Ireland

We’ve left Mayo after a fun week with the Howies relatives.   It was nice to meet them all.  The wind is taking layers of skin off my face it is so cold.   I’m wearing make-up now to try … Continue reading

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Bits of Co Mayo

 

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Stephens Day (Boxing Day)

Charity G.A.A Football.   Glad it wasn’t me, it was freezing and had snowed on the hills overnight.

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Christmas Day (I’m a little behind)

Howie got up early and climbed 2/3rds of Croagh Patrick.   Which is pretty impressive considering he’s never been a hill climber and has only recently got into walking.  Theres a church on the very top – people do the … Continue reading

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Lough Derg

We drove around Lough Derg, which is part of the River Shannon,  and came across these church remains, they were still reasonably intact.

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Kilkee – On the Wild Atlantic Coast.

We’d moved on and were staying in Co Clare.   We did a few drives to the coast.   Wild and spectacular.    The noise was amazing.  You could hear the stones rolling around under the water when the waves … Continue reading

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