Intrigue and awe – two emotions that will run through you when you hit the open road and take on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. This acclaimed coastal route encompasses endless scenery, fascinating culture and, is thankfully quite easy to navigate.
Ireland’s remote Beaches Hidden Gems of the Wild Atlantic Way Ireland’s beaches are considered by many as the most breath-taking in the world.
We went on a long cycle through the coastal back roads of west cork at the start of February. We decided to head off as we were finally experiencing one of those beautiful clear crisp sunny days that unfortunately occurs only rarely in this beautiful part of the wild south of Ireland.
What did we love about our trip down the west coast of Ireland? Am I allowed to say “everything”? I can’t possibly narrow down our two weeks of adventure, driving from Belfast to Kerry, when every day was filled with unexpected discoveries, sweeping beauty, engaging history and surprising luxury.
Lonely planet has recently listed Ireland’s Skellig Michael region as one of the top ten places to visit in the world…..
From the cliffs and the beaches by the sea to the expansive wilderness, County Donegal is known for its immense spaces of natural beauty.