Hiking the Cliffs of Moher

The Cliffs of Moher were one of the things I was looking forward to the most on our road trip through Ireland - I was keen to do a bit of exercise and see the famous, 700 ft high cliffs. Apparently Ireland's most popular tourist attractions (after the Storehouse?!) with over a million visitors each year, there's plenty of room to explore if you're happy to walk.

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Sunset in Doolin

We left Galway at lunchtime, thrilled to be setting off on the next stage of our journey in the sunshine, unsure how long it would last. Before long we were whizzing through the countryside and as the roads narrowed and the views became more and more beautiful, we found ourselves in the picturesque village of Kinvarra, home to Dunguaire castle perched on a rocky outcrop on the Southeastern shore of Galway Bay looking back at the city.

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