Summer Rainbow, The Burren

I’ve posted this image on a dreary winter day when Ireland was lashed by gales and torrential rain – to remind myself that we also have lovely soft summer days in this country with sun showers and rainbows.

Poulnabrone Rainbow

Irish weather can be a fickle creature. It’s not that unusual to experience sunshine and rain together in the one place at the same time – particularly in the summer. But to witness a fleeting rainbow over a sunlit Neolithic monument estimated to be at least 5,000 years old was a bit special. Poulnabrone Dolmen in the Burren in County …