Sunday, November 23, 2014

A View Over Dublin

Written by 

A view over Dublin, Ireland

I recently decided to head into the mountains; with the good weather that we had over the recent St. Patrick's Day long weekend I thought where better than the Dublin Mountains. The image above is a view over Dublin as seen from Ticknock with some of the various places marked. In this image it is possible to see Lansdowne Road (now renamed the Aviva), Croke Park, the National Convention Centre, Dublin Port and Liberty Hall.

In the distance, on the horizon the mountains of Armagh (Slieve Gullion), Louth (Cooley Mountains) and Down (Mourne Mountains) are visible. Between the Dublin Mountains and Cooley Mountains, the flat central plain meets the coast, and it is along this length of coastline where the coastal mountain fringe is absent.

The views from Ticknock and nearby Fairy Castle take in the view north as seen above, over the Irish Sea, into the wild Wicklow wilderness and all within easy reach of Dublin City.

To see this image larger click here.

Last modified on Thursday, 19 September 2013 02:19
Panoramic Ireland

Photographer and Irishman in search of the best bits of Ireland. Leading photography tours and experiences in Ireland.

Ask me about Ireland or about photography in Ireland.


+1 us on Google Plus

Facebook Like

Latest on Blog

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

A Woodland Walk

26-10-2014 Hits:186 Photo Tours

A Woodland Walk

Autumn is really the time of year to be out there with camera in hand, or on tripod as the case may be. Colour and character... Read more

Autumn River Panorama, Northern Ireland

16-10-2014 Hits:301 Photo Tours

Autumn River Panorama, Northern Ireland

Autumn is here, the leaves are changing colour, the weather is changing from warm and summery to blustery and showery, the evenings are closing in... Read more

A Western Panorama

09-10-2014 Hits:278 Photo Tours

A Western Panorama

A Western Panorama from Panoramic Ireland     The shadows of two walkers can be seen traversing a ridge between two mountains in the west of Ireland in... Read more

About Panoramic Ireland

Panoramic Ireland create tours of Northern Ireland, Galway, Wicklow and Dingle with an emphasis on photography. We also run Dublin Photo Tours, comprising photography tuition, courses and tours of Ireland's capital city, Dublin. We're 100% Irish and we want to show you the best landscapes, cityscapes and coastal locations that Ireland has to offer while learning how to make better images.

pinterest-icon logo