Category Archives: ireland

Weekly Photo Challenge – Vibrant

With the overcast week we have had, I did not find a good photo opportunity for this weeks challenge.  So I reached way back into the archives to our honeymoon in Ireland to find this vibrant picture.

An Droicead Beag (The Small Bridge). The most colorful pub in all of Dingle.

An Droicead Beag (The Small Bridge). The most colorful pub in all of Dingle.

Back in 2010, we visited this vibrantly colored pub in Dingle, Ireland.

A Vibrant Group Inside

The people inside were just as vibrant as the walls outside.

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Weight(less)

Weightless in the Clouds

Weightless in the sky.  A few views of the clouds on our way home from Ireland.

Weightless in Black and White

Weightless on a plane

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Tom 365 – November 30, 2015

  
Our Ireland Aventure is over, but we brought home a bunch of good memories. 

And some of the stuff that helped make those memories. 

Tom 365 – November 29, 2015

  
And then just like that it is over. 

Heading home from our much too short stay in Dublin. 

Tom 365 – November 27, 2015

  
Yes, we saw U2 again. Only this time in Dublin. 

Better than any Black Friday Sales back home. 

Tom 365 – September 9, 2015

  
The new Irish Caps are in. 

Give away this Saturday at U.S. Cellular Field. Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day. 

Tom 365 – June 24, 2015 – Part 2

  

U2 at the United Center.  

Weekly Photo Challenge: Descent

My wife and I have been to Northern Ireland twice, and one of our favorite places is The Giant’s Causeway.  But just down the road from the causeway is another stop that is just as amazing, and also quite an adventure.

The Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge.

Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge

The bridge itself does span quite a descent, but that is not why it makes this weeks challenge, it is the descent down to the bridge.

Descent to Carrick-A-Rede

Those people at the bottom of the steep stairway are my wife and myself.

Journey to Carrick-A-Rede

And that first step onto the bridge also presents quite a view of a descent.

Descent off Carrick-A-Rede

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Weekly Photo Challenge: (Danger) Signs

There may have to be more than one entry this week. I have a lot of signs in my collection.

Let’s start with something simple, a danger sign:

Cliffs of Moher Sign

For anyone who has been to The Cliffs of Moher recently, you will know that to get to this sign, you first have to jump a barrier that was placed to keep you away from the edge.  Those with an adventurous spirit will find a way out to the sign, and place a sticker to indicate they were there.  On the other side of the sign, there is a drop.  A very long drop.

If you look carefully, you will see footprints in the ice and snow beyond the sign.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Nighttime

Sneaking one in on the last day!

Dusk in Wisconsin

Dusk in Wisconsin. Does dusk count as Nighttime?

A view from the river, Color.

Nighttime in Chicago,

Half Penny Bridge, Dublin

Nighttime in Dublin.

The Spirit of Belfast

Nighttime in Belfast.

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A very late night bar.

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