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The Illumanated Carnival in Weston-s-Mare, England; an increadable spectacle

The Illuminated Carnival is a spectacle of more than 110+ carnival floats and entertainers and is not to be missed. The procession of light and music adds a vibrancy of colour and sound to the evening darkness as the procession travels slowly through the town center over a period of several hours. Some of these floats are up to 100 feet in length and have taken the members all year to design and build.

The Soul of Wexford: a town and an estuary where the River Slaney meets the Irish Sea

The people of the town of Wexford and its estuary where the River Slaney meets the Irish Sea, have played a singularly important role in the economic, social, cultural and environmental development of Ireland.

On the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal, South Wales

Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal, a feat of amazing engineering winds its way through the beautiful Brecon Becons, a watery roadway built purposely for the transportation of Iron Ore. Reputed to be one of the most spectacular canals in the UK, the towpath winds its way over 36 miles between Brecon and Cwmbran.

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John Ironside FRGS
Photographer, Travel Writer, Author

Having spent many years as a professional photographer, I have been privileged to be witness to so many wonderful happenings, meeting so many amazing people all over the world and enjoying their cultures, hospitality and experiences.

Through my travel business, I traveled extensively into Africa, South America, Caribbean and Europe bringing clients into these regions so they could experience the cultures and traditions of the communities, understand better the environment, the value of conservation and the caring of nature through adventure and environmental travel.

Through my photography and travel writing I convey these experiences to others so that they too can enjoy and understand the moments that travel brings with it.

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