Posts Tagged “ireland”

Ireland Knows How To Get Their Point Across

I just came across this video today, it aggressively gets the point across about speeding. When I visited Ireland in 2008 there were signs all over the highways warning people not to speed and how many people died from speeding on that particular highway the previous year. When we were on a backroad that had […]

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Helping is Fun!

So I’m working on picking out pictures for my exhibit in March, I’ve been tagging the pictures by “exhibit” so I can pull together a collection. I’m re-editing shots and getting some feelers out there to see if they are up to par. I also need to decide on some pictures from Lawrence as well. […]

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city limits

Originally uploaded by {r?bin} Did I tell you the streets were small? Here is a city road in Ennis I believe. I love all the buildings, so much character. I really could live there

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i aim to please

:dance: Obviously given the economy none of you are going to actually buy me anything but I figured I’d share my amazon wish list with you anyway. If you have one I’d love to add it to my account, which I believe you can do. :whosnext: I’ve got a stack of postcards that I’m going […]

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If We Weren’t Lame Enough

If we thought we’d become super lame after going to Ireland and spouting out all this Irish lingo it got even worse after we both listened to the audio book of Angela’s Ashes. Now these are common phrases you would hear in our house: “Ahch” – Meaning basically, whatthefuckever. “Fiddler’s Fart” – As in “that […]

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Irish Road Safety

If there is anything we learned in Ireland it’s that the speed limit is outrageous and the locals only consider it a suggestion. There are signs everywhere telling people to slow down and how 495 people died last year from speeding on that road, or whatever. Seriously, I thought NYC was scary but that was […]

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Gwen Says

So I never got around to putting together a post yesterday so I decided to rip off Gwen, because her humor is so infectious you need a topical ointment afterwards. These are all comments she made regarding these pictures on Facebook. So here is my new post idea: Gwenisms! [tags]ireland, manly man, gwenisms[/tags]

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Seamus Avitable

So we’re driving along the countryside of Ireland, just enjoying the rolling fields and the beautiful scenery. As I’m taking in the wonder of what is before my eyes I suddenly am jolted out of my dream state by something unexpected on the side of the road. To my right I notice a big guy […]

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Ireland Tips

I learned a few things about Ireland along the way, not always willingly though. Some of these things I would have liked to know beforehand so here you are. If you decide to go I suggest you print this out and take it with you as a reference guide. Money – for us it was […]

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Exit?

Originally uploaded by Robin ? Accidental Beauty I believe this is an exit sign, I saw a lot of similar looking signs around Ireland.  If it’s not an “exit sign” then I assume it means run quickly away from fire towards rectangle.

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