March 2016

Saint Macdara’s Island

Saint Macdara lived on an island off the South West coast of Connemara in the 6th century, where stood a wooden church. At some point the wooden structure was replaced by a stone church which remains one of the best preserved examples of early Christian buildings. The island is only about a kilometer long and apart from […]

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I have to upload images to this website in a low resolution. Because the lower the resolution, the smaller the file, the quicker the website runs. The consequence is that the images don’t look their best. A lot of the time they don’t look too bad shrunk down and, as is the nature of the internet, […]

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