The Irish National Stud and Japanese Gardens are located just outside Kildare Town and attract thousands of tourists every year. The Stud is a part of the Irish racehorse breeding industry and is only a stone's throw from the Curragh Racecourse.
That's little Tom, my grandson, in the Irish National Stud.
And when he was younger.
Future Derby winner?
It's amazing the things that some people don't know.
Swans in a pond in the Japanese Gardens.
The above pictures are from the new section of the Japanese Gardens.