Every week Jake provides a theme for creative inspiration. Bloggers post their interpretations before the following Sunday, when Jake announces the next photo theme. Jake’s Sunday Post this week is Peaceful; unfortunately Jake’s site is no longer active, so I can’t link to other interpretations. I discovered a peaceful part of the world when I traveled to the west coast of Ireland in 2009. Even the animals seem mellow.
The Aran Islands are a group of three islands located off the west coast of Ireland. When I travel, I always try to find an “authentic” experience, and while researching our trip to Ireland I read somewhere that families in Dublin send their children to these islands during the summer to learn about Irish culture. And so I became fascinated with the prospect of visiting the Aran Islands to experience authentic Ireland. We planned our vacation around this activity, making […]
This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge: Share a picture that means TOGETHER to you! Together in County Clare, Ireland, 2009 I have an excessive number of photos of cows in many countries (goats too, now that I think about it). I’m not sure why that is, although I suspect it’s because they are willing to pose for multiple photos without getting impatient, and I’m a sucker for a subject willing to be photographed. Thanks to the Weekly Photo Challenge, all of […]