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Attractions in Ireland

There are many wonderful sites you just have to see when you travel to Ireland from the capital city Dublin, with sights such as Trinity College and the Guinness Storehouse to windswept Cliffs and the breathtaking craggy coastline with the Cliffs of Moher, which feature some of the most breathtaking views on the entire island.

Brú na Bóinne  is a World Heritage Site in County Meath, Ireland and is the largest and one of the most important prehistoric megalithic sites in Europe. It is a complex of Neolithic chamber tombs,standing stones, henges and other prehistoric enclosures.

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Skellig Michael  also known as Great Skellig, is a steep rocky island in the Atlantic Ocean about 9 miles (14.5 kilometres) from the coast of County Kerry. It is the larger of the two Skellig Islands.

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Blarney Castle is a medieval stronghold in Blarney, near Cork, Ireland, and the River Martin. Though earlier fortifications were built on the same spot, the current keep was built by the MacCarthy dynasty, Kings of Desmond.

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Glendalough is a glacial valley located in County Wicklow, renowned for its Early Medieval monastic settlement founded in the 6th century by St Kevin, a hermit priest, and destroyed in 1398 by English troops. The present remains in Glendalough tell only a small part of its story

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Irish Derby  is a Group 1 flat horse race in Ireland which is open to three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies. It is run at the Curragh over a distance of 1 mile and 4 furlongs (2,414 metres) and is scheduled to take place each year in late June or early July. It is the Irish version of the Derby and is currently held three weeks after the English event

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