Abbey of the Four Masters (The Abbey), Donegal Town

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  • Such an atmospheric place and with fascinating history. There’s a lovely walk that snakes around the abbey and cemetery along the bay. It’s lovely to walk there at night too and you can sit and look.....  more »
  • Though there is not much left from the abbey, the views it allows over the Donegal bay are stunning.  more »
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