Burtown House

A few weeks ago a friend and I went to Burtown House, it was our second attempt. Last year we drove in the back entrance and very nearly crashed a Wedding. Whoops! This year, we went when it was actually open to the public! We had a lovely lunch in the fantastic restaurant there and …

Bluebell Woods

A couple of weeks ago, myself and a friend went to Manor Abbey Woods in Kildare to take photos of some Bluebells. Neither of us had been to this woods before, so, it was an interesting trip. I am going to compile a list of Bluebell Woods as it seems quite tricky to find information …

Spring Flowers

A friend of mine and I went to Russborough House today to take some photos of Snowdrops, I have attached some of mine¬†below. I love the fact that Winter is receding away for the arrival of Spring. Russborough is a great place to visit, if you want to know more, I have included the website …

Nearly

My friend and I tried to go to Burtown House and Gardens in Kildare, but, it was closed to the public, as they were hosting a Wedding. We had some fun with Google maps before we got to Burtown, as Google kept trying to get us to drive down a small anonymous laneway, which did …

Wild Flowers

I found a patch of wild flowers in Wicklow that included poppies, I am still looking for a field of poppies, but, this was a nice find. This pictures look like Summer to me. I love this time of year.

Bloom 2017

Bloom is an Irish Flower / Garden Festival in the style of Chelsea or Hampton Court Festivals in England. These are some of the Gardens that I enjoyed this year. The Garden at the bottom was this years winner. I always enjoy attending Bloom, this was my sixth year visiting. I have included the Websites …