Exploring Counties Clare, Sligo, Donegal . . . a short couple of hours into North Ireland's Co. Ferramagh . . . and finishing up in Co. Mayo.
Moy House, a country house hotel in Lahinch, Co. Clare. The house features magnificent views looking westward over the Atlantic.
Beautiful falls at Ennistymon in Co. Clare.
Coopershill House, a country house hotel in Riverstown, Co. Sligo.
Celtic Graver Markert at Drumcliffe, Co. Sligo
The shoreline of Lough Gill, Co. Sligo
Reeds in the waters of Lough Gill
Parke's Castle on the shores of Lough Gill
Queen Maeve's cairn (burial mound) high atop the summit of Knocknarea, seems like just a bump, but is very tall to be seen from such a distance.
Megalithic Tombs at Carrowmore, Co. Sligo
Rocks and Warrior . . .
Grose blooms everywhere
Enniscoe House, a country house hotel near Crossmolina, Co. Mayo.
The view from the house down to the Lough Conn.
An amazing tree on the Enniscoe Estate.
Big Chas perched in the big tree.
Nephin Mountain in the distance looking down Lough Conn, Co. Mayo.
Northern coast of Co. Mayo, here facing east at Bunatrahir Bay.
The Ceide Fields, a pyramid shaped museum structure cut into a hillside and specializing in history of the land by looking at the peet bogs. It is located near Ballycastle, Co. Mayo and overlooking the Atlantic.
St. Clearns, a country house hotel run by Merv Griffen, located in Craughwell, Co. Galway.