Monochrome Madness 3-4

“The City” is the theme for Leanne’ Cole’s Monochrome Madness and La Belle Paris was my submission

La ville de Paris bright

Rue Saint Honore near the Louvre and as the sun goes down

But I also must include some recent impressions of two of my favourite cities.

Making our way down the Royal Mile in old  Edinburgh  ( home of the world renowned Military Tattoo ) –hot on the trail of two suspicious looking characters in a still from a  film noir 

the Royal Mile mirrors

And the view above the station on

station bridge

Waverley Bridge, Edinburgh

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and Dublin’s Fair City

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Lower O’Connell Street

And the General Post Office on O’Connell Street, scene of the famous Easter Rising of 1916 and the beginning of an independent Ireland.  The bullet holes are still visible on the columns- (go to link Dublinrising  for a great video)

GPO Dublin

and in the old Medieval area of Dublin, the famous

temple bar

Temple Bar District of Dublin at night

Here you will hear live, both traditional and modern music as you walk by the many pubs, clubs and restaurants

Dublin City in the Rare Auld Times

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