Category Archive: Landscape

Weekly Photo Challenge: Curves

Feeling groovy, Sherkin Island…

Out of the blue

Sherkin Island turned into a Greek Isle over the weekend. It’s true. Temperatures soared, the sea sparkled, happy tourists walked its lanes and just about everyone got sun burned, including us ( despite… Continue reading

Travel theme: Peaceful

As the day draws to a close at Cuinne Harbour, an inlet of Roaring Water Bay, Sherkin Island, Cork. With thanks to Ailsa for another great travel theme.

By the shore

Trá Bán, Sherkin Island, Cork. © wildsherkin I will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree, And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made; Nine bean rows will I… Continue reading

Into the pink

On the headland above Trá Crúa, looking out to Cape Clear Island. I have a bit of a confession with this one. For the first time ever, I have used Photoshop to enhance a… Continue reading

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: The Season of Spring

“There’s something in the air. Sniff. Hmm, I’ll just close my eyes for a sec and breathe it in. I know that scent…but what is it? Sniff. Daisies, salty breeze, bluebells, buttercups, cow poo (love… Continue reading

In a bluebell wood

Last Sunday we went to Courtmacsherry Woods to see the bluebells. Courtmacsherry is a lovely little seaside village in West Cork. I had set heart on seeing a bluebell wood and knew the timing should be just about right. What is particularly… Continue reading