Tag Archives: Bere Island

Coming Home!

News! In less than a month, I will be visiting Ireland. It’s an exciting time for me and I can’t wait to get back to the hills, the sea, and the beauty of the people who call Beara their home. … Continue reading

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Bullig Bay Loop, Castletownbere, County Cork, Ireland

The weather was glorious yesterday so we decided to make our way to the beach. We chose the shoreline of the Bullig Bay Loop because it is within hiking distance of our home and the trail head is well groomed and … Continue reading

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Princess Beara, Unveiling her Memorial Stone

Firstly, I would like to take the time to thank all of you who were concerned about my absence from the blog. The last several weeks have been incredibly busy (dizzying)! Art, business commitments, creative pursuits, and serious family health … Continue reading

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Dzogchen Beara,Tibetan Buddhist Retreat Centre,County Cork

Ah, what a busy autumn its been! My camera is laden with pictures and I have so many sights to share with you. I’ll try to get to the blog more often, but it is hard to stay indoors when … Continue reading

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Hill Walking and Bog Trotting in Ireland

  One of my favourite things to do here in Ireland is hill climbing. Such incredible beauty and the only dangerous animals you are likely to run into are sheep. No bears, cougars or wolves here! There is something to … Continue reading

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Bere Island, County Cork, Ireland

From my front window I have a view of Bere Island, a rugged yet peaceful looking place, steeped in history. It’s intimately enshrouded with weather, wearing the sun’s rays like jewels some mornings, the soft mist as a wrap around … Continue reading

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Castletownbere, County Cork, Ireland

Welcome to the lovely town of Castletownbere (Baile Chaisleáin Bhéarra), a friendly fishing port with everything one needs for a comfortable visit. The landscape surrounding the town is beautiful and rugged, providing plenty of places for walking and exploring. Friendly … Continue reading

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