Some amazing views from the air of the sea around Kilcar, Co. Donegal. The sea area shown is where I do my sea fishing during the summer. Fantastic area – love the place. Though, these days, it’s rare that we experience the sea so calm.
This video is shot on the coast of Donegal between Slieve League and Teelin Bay. It’s an area of sea, and coastline, that I know very well. While fishing just off this rock, we’ve sometimes noticed climbers toiling away, always amazed.
Here’s a quote from a blog post on The History of Donegal website, entitled The U Boat Surrender on Lough Foyle: By 18 May 1945, seventy years ago, twelve U Boats had been captured and had docked at Lisahally. They were taken by the British Navy following the ending of the Battle of the Atlantic and were placed under escort to proceed up Lough Foyle where the official surrender took …
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="491"] Muckross Head, near Kilcar, Co. Donegal[/caption]
Here’s the Dublin full-forward Vinny Murphy surrounded by 5 Donegal defenders on that momentous day in 1992. Note that even in this picture there’s a McHugh covering back as well. Oh, and how much to see that game that day? £8 for the Canal End.
Use the wool from multi-coloured sheep. A friend of mine from Atlanta, Georgia and his wife visited Ireland in August of last year. In about 10 days they visited every corner of the country – Donegal, Wexford, Galway, Kerry and Dublin. I took them on a tour of my favourite parts of south-west Donegal over a couple of days. This picture was taken at the Silver Strand at Malin Beg, …