Blog Archives

Ireland Has a New, Unexpected Landmark — sentinelblog

From MRCTV, by Zach Montanaro Ireland appears to have a new landmark. It’s quite an odd sight at first glance: a perfect Celtic cross growing in Donegal forest in Ireland. Passengers who had been flying into Derry airport recently started

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in History, Travel

Toronto, Canada photos

Some photos I took on our trip to Niagara and Toronto a couple of months ago. The ice was still melting away. #toronto #photography #canada   ***** I write historical fantasy novels, mostly set in Ireland, and a contemporary romance

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Photography, Travel

Celtic Symbols and their meanings

Origins of famous Celtic symbols, including Awen, Brigid’s Cross, Celtic Cross, Claddagh ring, Shamrock, Triskele, Harp, Triquetra, Green Man, Source: Celtic Symbols and their meanings

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Art, History, pagan

Top Ten Things to do around Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland

It isn’t easy to get to, being on the Orkneys in the North Sea, but it is well worth a trip

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in History, Photography, Travel

Photos from the Antrim Coast of Northern Ireland

Photos I’ve taken in Northern Ireland along the Antrim Coast

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Art, History, Photography, Travel

History and Symbolism of the Celtic Cross

Celtic Crosses dot hundreds of cemeteries across Ireland and Scotland, as well as Wales, England, Europe, and beyond. Few symbols are as recognizable as the Celtic Cross as the embodiment of Celtic Christianity. It is popularly believed that St. Patrick

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in History, Travel
Follow me on Bookbub!
FOLLOW ME ON BOOKBUB!
Categories

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 8,438 other followers

Follow Christy Jackson Nicholas, Author and Artist on WordPress.com