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Galway bay

Fishing boats on galway bay

The old fishing village, Teach mor, County Galway
Fuji X100, Iso 200, 35mm lens

The Area around Teach mor, Galway bay in County Galway is one of the most beautiful in Europe in my own opinion.

I took this shot while we walked our way along the coast road, you can see an old abandoned fishing village on the far shoreline. We had the place to ourselves all afternoon and Molly got to swim with the seals as they came close in just to work out who she was.

I think they got a bit of a shock when she went in with them…

5 responses

  1. victoriaaphotography

    Lovely photo.
    I really enjoy images of small boats – I just don’t get to see them where I live in the city and when I go to the Port, there are only big tankers etc.

    March 15, 2013 at 11:57 pm

    • Well – your welcome here any time, you just need your camera we can provide everything else for the week.

      March 16, 2013 at 12:35 am

  2. 1annecasey

    Gorgeous photo and lovely story. I grew up on the West coast of Ireland. Your post was a great reminder of its beauty. Our house was opposite a small island with a seal colony. The seals always reminded me of dogs with their antics and those great big soulful eyes – no wonder Molly was drawn to them!

    March 16, 2013 at 12:07 am

    • That’s great to know Anne .

      You must miss it sometimes, but then look what you have now!!!

      March 16, 2013 at 9:52 am

      • 1annecasey

        It’s all good! : ))

        March 17, 2013 at 3:51 am

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