"MY ITALY....Little Shrines"  When I stayed in Italy, I loved running into the tiny public shrines tucked everywhere, so like India!

MY ITALY….Little Shrines

"MY ITALY....Little Shrines" When I stayed in Italy, I loved running into the tiny public shrines tucked everywhere, so like India!

Adare Village is about 20 mins drive from our store in the Arthurs Quay Shopping Centre, Patrick Street, Limerick.

Adare Village is about 20 mins drive from our store in the Arthurs Quay Shopping Centre, Patrick Street, Limerick.

Insider Tips on Things to do in Dublin, Ireland

Insider Tips on Things to do in Dublin, Ireland

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Brighid's Well, County Kildare, Ireland. Old World roots of the Geraghty clan. As she is my patron goddess i feel i MUST travel here at least once...

Brighid's Well, County Kildare, Ireland. Old World roots of the Geraghty clan. As she is my patron goddess i feel i MUST travel here at least once...

"Tobar" is the Irish word for "well," so if on a quest to hunt one down, anywhere with a name that begins or ends in something like "tubber," such Ballintubber/Baile an Tobair ("the town of the well"), is bound to have one. They are mostly found close to a church or graveyard, providing easy access to holy water.

"Tobar" is the Irish word for "well," so if on a quest to hunt one down, anywhere with a name that begins or ends in something like "tubber," such Ballintubber/Baile an Tobair ("the town of the well"), is bound to have one. They are mostly found close to a church or graveyard, providing easy access to holy water.

This topiary cat has a nice view at the Belfast Castle, Northern Ireland

This topiary cat has a nice view at the Belfast Castle, Northern Ireland

Kildare -  Tobar Bride  St Brigid's Holy Well  In Irish mythology Brigid was the Celtic goddess of fire, poetry, unity, childbirth and healing. She was the daughter of Dagda a High King of the Tua Dé Danann. Sacred wells were always places of pilgrimage to the Celts. They would dip a clootie (piece of rag) in the well, wash their wound and then tie the clootie to a tree. generally a Whitethorn or Ash tree, as an offering to the spirit of the well.

Kildare - Tobar Bride St Brigid's Holy Well In Irish mythology Brigid was the Celtic goddess of fire, poetry, unity, childbirth and healing. She was the daughter of Dagda a High King of the Tua Dé Danann. Sacred wells were always places of pilgrimage to the Celts. They would dip a clootie (piece of rag) in the well, wash their wound and then tie the clootie to a tree. generally a Whitethorn or Ash tree, as an offering to the spirit of the well.

The Clare River flows through Clare Glens on Tipperary and Limerick border, Ireland  Michael Walsh

The Clare River flows through Clare Glens on Tipperary and Limerick border, Ireland Michael Walsh

The Everything Travel Guide to Ireland: From Dublin to Galway and

The Everything Travel Guide to Ireland: From Dublin to Galway and Cork to Donegal - a Complete Guide to the Emera... (Paperback)

One of the Oldest Celtic Crosses in Ireland.. A High Cross at the Rock of Cashel (Carraig Phadraig) - Cashel (Caiseal)

One of the Oldest Celtic Crosses in Ireland.. A High Cross at the Rock of Cashel (Carraig Phadraig) - Cashel (Caiseal)

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