Saltee Islands – treasure bigger than money -part 1

Absolutely beautiful puffins!! Gorgeous pictures from Inese Photography!!

Making memories

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“All people young and old, are welcome to come, see and enjoy the islands, and leave them as they found them for the unborn generations to come see and enjoy.”      –  Michael the First

Even after I shared two posts on my Saltee experiences I still have a lot to say. I love this place.

When we arrived to Kilmore Quay to catch our motor boat, the sea looked rough. In the days of sail, the area around the Islands was known as “the graveyard of a thousand ships”.  I cannot tell that I have a brilliant memory, but this sort of information somehow always gets stuck in my head.

We boarded our boats – twelve in each – and off we went.  Not wanting to get soaked in salty wate, I went inside the boat, and it was a grave mistake. The waves were rolling over the boat; a few times…

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8 thoughts on “Saltee Islands – treasure bigger than money -part 1”

    1. Most welcome, Sue!! Aren’t they absolutely gorgeous? Did you listen to their voices…how interesting! Inese’s photography is absolutely incredible! You will love her site! Have a great week! 🙂

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      1. I’ve been lucky enough to see puffins in the wild… a real joy. I’ve just been exploring her site not only a superb phoographer, but… she has a dog 😉

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