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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Western Ireland

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Historical Places in Western Ireland

Dun Aonghasa ©
Dun Aonghasa , Inishmore
4.8
Perched atop a cliff, Dun Aonghasa represents the most popular of the prehistoric forts on the Aran Islands. Walk from the nearby museum up t
Salthill Promenade
4.4
Historic Walking Area
Lined by bars, restaurants, and hotels, Salthill Promenade stretches along Galway Bay. The "Prom," as the locals call it, is the longest seas
Ashford Castle ©
4.4
Ashford Castle is a medieval and Victorian castle that has been expanded over the centuries and turned into a five star luxury hotel near Con
Ceide Fields ©
Ceide Fields , County Mayo
3.9
The Céide Fields (Irish: Achaidh Chéide, meaning "flat topped hill fields") is an archaeological site on the north County Mayo coast in the w
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