Downpatrick Head

What to do and see in North Mayo

We took a trip along the North Mayo coastline to visit Downpatrick Head and the Ceide Fields. While not as well known as the Cliffs of Moher, this area is equally as impressive and scenic. Killala village Our first stop was Killala, a quaint seaside village. Killala was the scene of the last major engagement in the 1798 rebellion. The Irish rebels, helped by the … Continue reading What to do and see in North Mayo

Enniscrone old bathhouse

A Winter murder at a Seaside Village

  The village of Enniscrone in west Sligo along the Atlantic coast has long been a popular holiday destination, going back as far as the 19th century when the Victorians began visiting the seaside village, located on the shores of Killala Bay in County Sligo. It has been a popular destination since the 1850’s, when the local landlord, Robert Orme built the Cliff bathhouse for tourists to … Continue reading A Winter murder at a Seaside Village