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Landmarks

Conwy Castle (North Wales)

The second castle visited on the tour of North Wales was Conwy Castle. Again this was commissioned by Edward I and is a large and dominating castle on the landscape. From what I could see when walking around the town the castle walls encompass a large section of the town and indeed the official Conwy … Continue reading »

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Beaumaris Castle (Isle of Anglesey)

This is the first of several posts relating to the recent trip to North Wales. The weather gods were looking down on us as only 3 days previously most of North Wales was covered in snow however we had amazing sunshine and calm winds. Beaumaris Castle was the first Castle visited off the Ferry and … Continue reading »

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Dolmen of Ireland: Brownes Hill

Over the last 6 months we’ve been touring the various counties of Ireland and come across several Dolmens. This post is about the impressively large Dolmen just outside Carlow. The cap stone is an estimated 100 metric tons and was assembled in the region of 2500BC. Would you be adventurous enough to stand under the … Continue reading »

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Light box and entrance to Newgrange

Light box and entrance to Newgrange, a photo by wynnert on Flickr. I took my D800 for a spin out yesterday and visited one of Ireland’s World Heritage sites. The sun was beating down on what is normally a wet and overcast March. I’ve posted a few shots on Flickr that really don’t do the … Continue reading »

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