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Irish Sanctuaries

One Sunday we went for a drive and stopped along the shore of Lough Derg in County Donegal. We got out of the car and wandered along the edge of the lough. Gazing across the water I spotted a huge … Continue reading

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Magnificent Montserrat’s Natural and Manmade Beauty

This week my piece about the monastery and Marian shrine at Montserrat, Spain is printed in Ireland’s Own magazine. I visited Montserrat in June and was moved by¬†its natural¬†beauty and the splendour of its basilica. While my husband trekked up … Continue reading

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