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Stories and Tips Aran Islands

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The Ferries

Written by bledpub on 10 May, 2008

The only ways of getting to the islands are by ferry and plane. There is a very small airport on the islands and I think the prices are relatively reasonable if you want to go that route. Most people get there by ferry, however. You…Read More


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Views of Inis Mór (or stone walls & crumbling buildings)

Written by wanderlustgirl on 05 Mar, 2002

Strewn in every direction across the island are miles and miles of century-old limestone rock walls. Considered historical monuments, it's forbidden to alter any of the walls, only to repair them. Walking around Inis Mór is akin to stepping back in time. Have a look…Read More


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Dún Aengus (Dun Aonghasa) II

Written by wanderlustgirl on 02 Mar, 2002

Here are a few more photos of Dún Aengus, it truly was amazing to stand in the center of such an ancient building. More so considering the rough weather and other elements that it remains so much intact so many centuries later. Jump back to main…Read More


Walking

Written by Languedoc on 01 Sep, 2000

When I got off the ferry from near Galway to the Aran Islands, I asked a man with a horse-drawn cart how much he charged to take me to the Ard Einne Inn and he said $20. I asked how far it is and he…Read More


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