Our visit to Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge in Northern Ireland



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Our Visit To Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge In Northern Ireland

An image of Bob on the rope bridge at Carrick-a-Rede Island in Northern Ireland. Photography by Frame To Frame - Bob and Jean.

When visiting Northern Ireland, Bob and I spent the early part of one afternoon exploring Giant’s Causeway before we ventured a little further along the coast to Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, an attraction that would test our resolve and sense of balance. Read more

Razorbill Auks on Carrick-a-Rede in Northern Ireland



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Razorbill Auks on Carrick-a-Rede in Northern Ireland

Image of a Razorbill auk on Carrick-a-Rede Island in Northern Ireland. Photography by Frame To Frame - Bob and Jean.

At the time Bob and I visited Northern Ireland, we had only a casual interest in birds and animals, so it was just by happenstance that we took several photographs of the peculiar looking birds called Razorbill auks (Alca Torda) that were nesting on Carrick-a-Rede Island.  What struck us about their appearance was the thick black beak that is so deep and blunt. Read more