Tag Archives: Dingle Peninsula

In a Fog Through Treacherous Conor Pass

Conor Pass Waterfall, Dingle Peninsula, Ireland. After an overnight in Tralee, Ireland, my husband and I planned to head out bright and early for a full-day trip around the Dingle Peninsula. Our innkeeper recommended that we take Conor Pass over the mountains to … Continue reading

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Inishnabro and Sky

Within the Blasket Islands of County Kerry, off the coast of the Dingle Peninsula in Ireland, sits the island of Inishnabro (Irish: Inis na Bró, meaning “island of the quern/bottom grind stone”). The island’s contrastingly soft and jagged surface stands … Continue reading

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Irish Sheep

Sheep gazing out to sea along Slea Head Drive on the Dingle Peninsula, Ireland. When I was a teenager I visited Great Britain and Ireland and fell in love with the sheep. While in Scotland, I purchased two mini sheep … Continue reading

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Jagged Coumeenoole North

Coumeenoole North, Dingle Peninsula, Ireland.

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Learning to Surf in Ireland

Inch Beach, Dingle Peninsula, Ireland. On a grey day with negligible waves, I would hardly expect a whole lot of surfing going on, but it may just be a great time to practice surfing basics. I remember learning to surf in … Continue reading

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To Live and Die at Minard Castle

Fields of Sheep with Minard Castle on Kilmurry Bay, Dingle Peninsula, Ireland. Following a long and full day of sightseeing on the Dingle Peninsula in Ireland, my husband and I were enjoying the drive to Killarney as we passed through a comparatively less-than-picturesque area. … Continue reading

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Reask Monastic Site

The Reask Monastic Site (a.k.a. Láthair Mhainistreach an Riaisc) was an important early monastery located on the Dingle Peninsula in Ireland. Reask was probably founded in the 6th century; although shards of some Roman vessels used for transporting wine around the 6th century were … Continue reading

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Quiet Encroachment on Dingle

On Slea Head Drive, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Ireland

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Dingle Peninsula’s Inch Beach

Inch Beach, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Ireland

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Dingle Peninsula’s Smerwick Harbour

Smerwick Harbour, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Ireland

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