Category Archives: Connaught

Connemara

Connemara is a wild and rugged landscape located on the west of Ireland in county Galway and is well worth a visit. The mountains, lakes and heather are always changing in the light and even on a misty day the clouds provide a haunting landscape. The Connemara pony is a pony breed originating in Ireland…
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Mullaghmore

Mullaghmore County Sligo is a fabulous place to surf as the wild Atlantic winds create huge waves which the surfers crave. (more info) You cannot miss the castle that is so prominent overlooking the village of Mullaghmore. The castle is called Classiebawn and is used mainly as a summer residence for it's owners. It dominates…
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Glencar Waterfall

[jj-ngg-jquery-slider gallery="52" html_id="about-slider" width="640" height="465" wmode="transparent" order= "sortorder" center="1" effect="random" pausetime="5000" ] Glencar Waterfall is a located close to the village of Drumcliff north of Sligo town. It is a picturesque but small waterfall that drops about 50 feet and flows into the beautiful Glencar Lough.You can walk right up alongside the waterfall and enjoy…
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Silver Strand

[jj-ngg-jquery-slider gallery="51" html_id="about-slider" width="640" height="465" wmode="transparent" order= "sortorder" center="1" effect="random" pausetime="5000" ] The west coast of ireland is dotted with golden sandy beaches. In Donegal you can find Silver Strand which is a beautiful secluded sandy cove. You can walk around the headland and then climb down the 150 or so steps to the beautiful…
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