Ireland / Photo of the Week

Autumn Light

In all my years spent in Ireland, I found that the autumn season suits this island best. As the air turns colder, the countless shades of green change seemingly overnight along with it, and autumn brings a vast array of hues that rival even colours of New England vistas. The shortening days also reward you with wild blackberries, sweet as the best summer wine; they grow in hedgerows, on forest bushes, even on roadsides. So why not don your favourite woolen jumper and go foraging in the forests of County Wicklow? Follow the boardwalk from to the old monastic site of Glendalough and set out on one of the well-marked loop walks around the lakes to get the most of your experience. Marvel at Ireland’s highest waterfall and catch the dying evening light peeking over the Spinc ridge to the West.

This post is in response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: Temporary.
For more pictures visit my gallery here.

One thought on “Autumn Light

  1. Pingback: Temporary: Evening Walk – What's (in) the picture?

Leave a Comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.