Achill Island is connected to the

mainland by a bridge.  It is one of the largest islands of Ireland and it is located in County Mayo.

    Achill Island is well-known for its

spectacular scenery.  The island has

dramatic cliffs, stunning beaches,

bogs, and mountains.  There is a keen interest in walking, water

sports, and traditional music on the island.

    Some of the interesting sites found

on Achill Island include the deserted

village of Slievemore, which was an abandoned Famine village, and Keem Beach.

Keem Beach

Deserted village of Slievemore

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