14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Stairs on Skellig Michael
Stairs climb up the wildflower-strewn slope of Skellig Michael, an island off the southwest coast of Ireland. The stairs lead to the site of a Christian monastery that was founded between the 6th and 8th centuries.
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