Ériu, the patron goddess of Ireland. When humans first arrived in Ireland, three important sister goddesses, Ériu, Banba and Fódla, all asked that the island be named after them. Ériu was given the honor, and therefore the ancient name of Ireland is Éire.
Small town north of Bergen, Norway, 2013, photograph by Beverly Hanson.
withdoom: John Howe - Yggdrasil Probably my favourite fantasy artist, John Howe, some how manage to encapsulate almost the entirety of Norse mythology in one drawing… madness. This is one of those sort of things I ponder; wondering if this would make a good tattoo; a back piece mayhap; or would it look like an awkward heavy-metal t-shirt?
~~Morning of Van Gogh ~ a wintery sunrise, Nuuk, Greenland by Thorbjørn Fessel~~
"Chasing Ice" documentary - - Great Ice Canyon in Iceland by photographer: James Balog for National Geographic
Beautiful Lake in Juneau, Alaska, United States
Coastal Retreat Destinations| Serafini Amelia| Praia do Japonês - Ubatuba, São Paulo
Jericoacoara Beach, Brazil
Iguazu Falls, Argentina-Brasil! Fell in Love with Iguasu falls! Could not stop talking about it! http://exploretraveler.com http://exploretraveler.net