Skellig Michael

Skellig Michael, also known as Great Skellig, is an island on the southwest coast of Ireland. Together with Little Skellig, it forms the archipelago of the Skellig Islands, off the Iveragh peninsula in County Kerry, Munster. Rising steeply 218 meters above the Atlantic Ocean. Situated on a narrow ledge, approximately 200 meters above water, the … Read more

Coumeenole Beach

Coumeenole Beach is a small beach  on the Dingle Peninsula , is known as the western tip of Ireland and mainland Europe. The Dingle Peninsula is a hotspot for Irish tourism. Its beaches are very popular. Coomeenoole beach, in Slea Head , was used  as a setting for certain scenes from the film Ryan’s Daughter … Read more

Kinsale

Kinsale is a historic port and fishing town in County Cork, Republic of Ireland. It is located on the left bank of the mouth of the Bandon River at its confluence with the Atlantic Ocean. In 1601 Kinsale was the site of a battle between the English and the Irish: Hugh O’Neill, defeated by the … Read more

McDermott’s Castle

McDermott’s Castle,  is a castle in County Roscommon, on the island of Lake Key in the Republic of Ireland. The picturesque ruins of an ancient castle can be seen on the small island of Castle Island on Loch Ke, Irish County Roscommon. Until the 17th century, these territories belonged to the McDermott clan. At that … Read more

Cobh

Cobh  is a picturesque port city in County Cork in the Great Island, ( Great Island is the fourth largest island in Ireland,Great Island is an island in the south of Ireland. It is located in County Cork near Cork City at the mouth of the River Lee in the Atlantic. ) south  of the Republic of … Read more

Castletownbere

Main Street, Castletownbere cc-by-sa/2.0 - © Jonathan Thacker - geograph.org.uk/p/5810205

Castletownbere is a small town in Ireland, located in County Cork ( Munster province) Republic of Ireland. It is also known as Castletown Berehaven. It is located on the south coast of Ireland, on the natural harbor of Berehaven near the entrance to Bantry Bay. The deep water port was used extensively by smugglers until … Read more

Galway

Galway is known as the Cultural Heart of Ireland (Croí Cultúrtha na hÉireann) and is known for its lifestyle and numerous festivals and festivals

Galway is the capital of the county of Galway in the province of Connacht in the Republic of Ireland. It is located at the confluence of the Corib River and the Atlantic Ocean.  It is the third most populous city in the country after the capitals of Dublin and Cork. Galway is known as the … Read more

Dunbeg Fort

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Dunbeg Fort , Dun Dun Beag – Dunbeg Castle, Dun Beg, Escape Fortress – an ancient fortress built during the Iron Age, located near the village of Ventry, County Kerry, Ireland. The Dunbeg Fort is located on a rocky promontory south of  Slea Head on Dingle Peninsula, near Dingle Bay, on the Atlantic Ocean. The … Read more

Loop Head

Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Filming was shrouded in mystery, with the iconic Loop Head lighthouse closed to the public while the Jedi masters of the world of cinema worked their magic.

Loop Head is a cape in the northern part of the mouth of the Shannon River. It is located in the west of Clare County in the Republic of Ireland. The peninsula runs roughly from the Kilkee line, on the Atlantic Ocean, and the swallow area at Moyasta, on the Shannnon, to the southwest to … Read more

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