Pastoral Ireland Photograph by Jim Richardson. Ubiquitous stone fences snake across Ireland’s idyllic pastoral countryside. Although many towns have transformed themselves into tourist hot spots, many remain virtually untouched by modern influences.
The Monk's Staircase on Skellig Michael. The stairs lead to a hermitage founded in the century by early Christian monks. The islands are about 15 miles off the southwest tip of Co. Kerry, Ireland in St. Skellig Michael is now a Unesco W