Tag Archives: Ireland

Photographs of the Beautiful Ring of Beara

The magical beauty of the Ring of Beara never ceases to amaze me. I’ve put together a few photographs for your enjoyment. Please follow the link below: https://www.behance.net/gallery/27475819/The-Ring-of-Beara-photographs-by-Susanne-Iles I hope the autumn has brought you peace and joy. ’til very … Continue reading

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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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Pulleen Harbour, A Hidden Jewel at the end of the Road

It’s so great to be back to the Ring of Beara Blog again. So many delays but I’m back on track. We’ve just moved house from beautiful Beal Na Lappa and its splendid vistas to a lovely, bigger home in equally beautiful … Continue reading

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April Showers, Rainbows, Lambs and Flowers

The thing I love about Spring in Ireland is that it bursts forth in a flurry of romantic, spring-time cliches. Misty, soft, rain? Check. Rainbows? Check. Frolicking lambs? Check. Flowers? But of course…. Throw in a pheasant crowing at the … Continue reading

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Ardgroom Stone Circle, County Cork, Ireland

There is something so exciting and mysterious about visiting a stone circle. Thankfully we live in an area were there is an abundance of these curious sites, as well as wedge tombs, ring forts, boulder burials and fulachta fiadhs. Romantic … Continue reading

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Happy Easter to All!

  Hope this beautiful weekend finds you all happy and healthy. It’s been a busy couple of months as I am re-vamping my blogs and website. The Ring of Beara Blog will continue on a less sporadic schedule; I’ll be traveling … Continue reading

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Home to the Beara Peninsula!

After a long few weeks we are finally home! Hurray! As one person so succinctly put it, “You’ve been to hell and brought back a piece of heaven.” Little Éadaoin is now a little over eight weeks old and a … Continue reading

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