Monday, 12 December 2011

Some festive weekend scenes...

I hope everyone had a lovely weekend. It is hard to believe there is only two weeks left to Christmas. I got a bit  of shopping done yesterday when I hit  Dublin with the girls:). It was a cold damp day but a stroll around the Christmas market,  blasting out Christmas tunes soon put us in holiday mode. Here are a few pics we took along the way...





The  Ouayside Market...

Fun on the carousel...



Lovely roasted Chestnuts...




Warming hot toddys!



Santas Grotto...




Some festive decorations...

I hope everyone is getting into the Christmas spirit!  I have loads more shopping to do yet so I better crack on with it!  Have a fantastic week!

16 comments:

  1. Great photos Anne. i haven't been home in years and I can't remember the last time I was there for Christmas. Love shopping in Dublin glad you had a nice time.
    Min

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  2. These photos are so great. Beautiful festive decorations.
    Have a beautiful week Anne.

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  3. Good luck with your shoppings and remember to have a nice break every now and then and just enjoy these lively and glittering sceens!

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  4. Lovely post and pictures!The hot chestnuts are my favorite!!!The Christmas shopping is always fun!!!

    Have a wonderful week, my dear!!!

    xoxoxo

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  5. shopping with a hot toddy sounds wonderful!!

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  6. That Christmas market looks fantastic! I just love Dublin.

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  7. I see the weather is like in Germany!

    :-)

    Pretty market!

    ♥ Franka

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  8. I love these pics Anne! The decorations there are so pretty. I've never had a chestnut! Always sing about it, but never had one. Love the food stand w/nutella! YUM!!! The Santa Grotto is just too cute! Glad you all enjoyed yourselves. :D
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  9. These are fantastic! My little girl will flip if she saw that carousel! I love Christmas decorations. Really puts me in the mood despite the horrible weather.

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  10. Looks so lovely! Was it all local artisans selling their wares?

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  11. Love the chestnut man...
    Looks like you had a brilliant weekend...Happy Shopping Anne

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  12. Hi Eleanor. It was mostly local with some international stalls .Italian pestos and turkish food also.

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  13. Lovely pictures! Is the booth with the gingerbread hearts and the cookies a German one? I can see Nutella and Capri Sonne :-)))).
    Looks like a great day and much fun in the city. <3

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