Thursday, 24 March 2022

Sweet Adare.

 We are enjoying the fabulous Spring weather this week and on Thursday we visited the picture post card town that is  Adare in Limerick.

I have visited Adare before on this blog but anyway here's some pictures of an Irish town that could be in Dorset:

Gerald Griffin Poet lived here.
Sweet Adare poem on a gable of the house where the Poet Gerald Griffin once lived.  He was only 36 when he died.



Thatched cottages like you see in Dorset.  The cars spoil a chocolate box picture. Move the double yellow lines to the other side of the road!



Some nice antiques behind an old sash window.

AIB bank.  The Spring garden is a credit to them.  No pun intended on credit.
Dave's Outpost.  Not me!


Vintage car permanently parked outside a pub.  




4 comments:

  1. Did you spot Dan A'Dare when you were in Adare? Maybe The Mekon too?

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  2. I never saw him YP. Just some great architecture and fab gardens.

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  3. Great photos and a foot tapping tune.

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  4. Thanks Linda. Adare is said to be the prettiest village in Ireland. The thatched cottages were built for the artisan craftsmen who built Adare Manor. It was like being in a scene from a Thomas Hardy novel. Minus of the cars of course.😀 I am glad you like the music and song. I have had lots of views for this post.

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