Ireland (2003)
Links to Ireland texts: First time in Ireland | Rugby final | Glendalough | Quiet wrap-up
Photos per year (number): 2003 (122)
Flying into Ireland

The Spike

The Spike

Me at the Spike

Ha'penny Bridge

Trinity College

Inside Trinity College

Green Ireland

Molly Malone

Grafton Street

Our view of Lansdowne Road

Show before the game

The Patrouille de France soars above us

The Patrouille de France flies on

Toulouse fans

The kickoff

The game begins

A scrum between Perpignan and Toulouse

The scrum begins

Fast action

Penalty converted for Toulouse

The streaker gets taken off the pitch

Full stadium on our East Wing

Toulouse celebrates the Cup win

Toulouse players celebrating

Perpignan has lost...

Privacy of the men's room lifted...

Dail Eireann - the Irish Parliament

View near Glendalough

Glendalough village

Houses near the Glendalough visitor centre

Lovely undergrowth in the forest

Shamrocks beneath the pine trees

A white horse adds a touch of charm to the landscape of Glendalough

Horse in a field of Glendalough

Horse in a field of Glendalough

The Parish Church of St. Kevin appears in a clearing

St Kevin's Church

Inside the church

Detail of a dragon

Detail in St Kevin's church

The outer wall of St Kevin's church

Lovely countryside

Stream flowing through Glendalough

Tombstones by St Kevin's church

A small butterfly inspects a dandelion

The Parish Church of St. Kevin

Bluebells abound in the forest

Lovely soft colour touch of bluebells in the forest of Glendalough

Bluebells cover the forest floor in Glendalough

Scenic spot in Glendalough

Tower of Glendalough

Church of Glendalough

Church of Glendalough

Sheep and lamb in Glendalough

Church tower in Glendalough

Looking up to Glendalough's tower

The church at Glendalough

Sheep in Glendalough

A beautiful day to enjoy ice cream in Glendalough

Guinness at Kenny's in Lucan

The Ball Alley pub serves the best Guinness in Lucan

Old man posing near the Guinness factory

The Guinness factory brick buildings

Entering the Guinness storehouse

Decorative fountain inside the storehouse

Inisde the boiler

A massive barrel

Inside the storehouse

A boiler for beer


What's the craic?

The storehouse's architecture

Old Guinness barrrels

Reflections of the modern age

Darkness and light

Great view of a fabulous day in Dublin

Vats in the Guinness factory

Guinness factory buildings

Ready to drink a Guinness

This Guinness is for drinking

Drinking in the Gravity Bar

Slate tiles

The Gravity Bar

Protection for the hockey goalkeeper

Hockey action for Weston

Half-time instructions by captain Laurence

The Boyne river

Boyne river valley

Frozen grass in the countryside

The Newgrange site

Tree in the countryside

The restored wall of the Newgrange site

Bend of the Boyne seen from Newgrange

Entrance of Newgrange

A visit of Newgrange

Entering Newgrange

The passage for the winter solstice light

The countryside

Along the front of Newgrange

Sheep in the country

Another prehistoric structure behind Newgrange

Fields in the country

The ornate wall of Newgrange

The intricacies of the stone wall

Drogheda cathedral

Inside Drogheda cathedral

Inside Drogheda cathedral

The stained glass of Drogheda cathedral

The altar

The organ

Head of St Oliver

St Laurence's Gate

The sea at Bettystown

Low tide

A walk near Bettystown

The Irish Sea

Ireland's eastern coast

Receding tide

Wading birds at low tide

A freezing wade in the Irish Sea

A green hue on clouds at sunset



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