Puffins are my fave bird, but I’ve never met one. Inese has, on the Island of Saltee. Her photographs of Puffins are the best I’ve ever seen. Inese, Thank you for your gorgeous photos, and for allowing me this reblog on Kids’ Month!
“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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20 thoughts on “Saltee Islands – treasure bigger than money -part 1”
Thank you for reblogging, Resa! I am getting a lot of feedback from these posts ( I have eight of them altogether) – people email me, ask questions. Thank you again for spreading a word 🙂 xx
This is my pleasure! Everyone should know about Puffins.
When are you going back to Saltee? 😀 xxoo
I think May 19. But all depends on the weather. xxxx
Wow, that’s soon! 😀 xo
Just wonderful and what a fabulous and gorgeous bird.
I’m in love with Puffins & Chicklets! 😀
Puffins are colorful, adorable, and loveable — a great choice for Kids Month, Resa. Inese’s post is wonderful.
I’d love to see one in real life. Guess that means I’d actually have to travel… on a plane & boat. I’m fine over dry land, it’s the oceans that concern me.
I love puffins, the photo is beautiful!
I adore them, too! Inese takes great photos!
Awesome photos! Love those colorful critters.
The photos are amazing! They are beautiful and seem to have human traits.Hmm, perhaps we have Puffin traits!
That’s right! We’re puffins!
LOL! I love that!
I love travel and all the stories it includes!! This was adorable. Laurie
I love Inese’s shots of the Puffins! She’s lucky she lives so close to Saltee!
Aww, I’m off to see the puffins over at Inese’s blog 🙂
I’m sure you will be captivated beyond belief! 😀 Puffin Love ❤
Enjoyed the Puffin Story.Photogenic birds with a lot of character.Thanks,Resa.
You’re welcome, Sidran! Puffin love to you! ❤