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Greetings, dear friends and Happy Friday to you each and every one.
Oh, it's Saturday night? Just a leeetle late, eh?
Thanks ever so much for all the lovely comments to my last photo, how I love to be validated by the world right!

So... There was a huge tour bus in the parking area for visitors, and an eager group traveled up the winding path with us, commenting on the beauty of the hillsides, bemoaning they only had ten minutes before the bus would leave. For the hundredth time I thanked my lucky stars I was with my personal tour guide, and not being herded from one landmark to another in the rushed sightseeing frenzy I saw everywhere in Ireland. Thank you, Peter ;o)

"There are two ancient Stone Ring Forts located just north of Cahersiveen, in Co. Kerry, Leacanabuail and Cahergal."

The rest of this fascinating history is here:
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Nov 11 2012 09:30 GMT linnywv PRO
Nov 11 2012 09:56 GMT hans55 PRO
a fantastic entry ...great part of Irish history !
your right.... i wouldnt like to be carried arround with a tourist bus eighter !!
Nov 11 2012 10:28 GMT 25barb
And I made it big so that I could see Peter standing in the middle of the fort
Great contrasts of stones and grass and wonderful lighting especially on the ring
and Peter....
Happy you had your private guide...I know how it is on a tourist bus...
Thanks for sharing and have a great day.
Nov 11 2012 10:40 GMT Annamaria
This is awesome, Stephanie!! Thanks to Peter standing in the circle we get an idea how huge the stonewall is!! Perfect! Nice to see Peter too ;-))
Nov 11 2012 10:49 GMT 25barb
I viewed in large screen - I could see Peter better ha ha
Great photo with contrasts between the stones and the grass... And the lighting is prerfectly directed at the fort ring..
I can understand the the herding of the tourists on the bus,,,they, most of the time, give only a quick view...When in Ireland/Scotland with friends we rented a car and was able to travel at our own pace which was wonderful
Nov 11 2012 11:02 GMT hallo
Very nice spot Stephanie , well photographed edited and framed!
Nov 11 2012 12:05 GMT sini
Great image!:)
Nov 11 2012 16:38 GMT mcdonegal1 PRO
Excellent composition and processing. Would hate a bus tour trip.
Nov 11 2012 17:21 GMT pauli3522
amazing place
Nov 11 2012 21:51 GMT wijnie58
Beautiful entry...:-))
Nov 12 2012 04:55 GMT fhelsing PRO
What a wonderful place, and I'm glad that you had the time to enjoy your visit!
Mar 15 2013 20:23 GMT abojovna PRO
I am sorry I am late, fascinating historical place and well photographed!