Driving through deserted Connemara when Colm found the area where he had to learn Irish for two summers when he was a teenager. ('this looks exactly like my school looked...wait...this is my school')
He showed me 'his' wonderful cove next to 'his' house!
ireland is sheep country.
you see them everywhere and when you are from a country like me where they are not that common, they are quite an attraction in themselves.
county galway is perfect for hiking.
especially the area around clifden is good.
from clifden take the sky road and continue out to the atlantic ocean and you will get some great views.
I selected the Park House Hotel because it is very convenient to both the bus and train stations in...more
Aran Islands, County Galway, Ireland
Good for: Solo
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