Photos from West-Cork Photos, Ireland (Page 1)

West Cork (Irish: Iarthar ChorcaÝ) refers to a geographical area in south-west Ireland, within County Cork. The area is famous for the rugged beauty of its peninsulas, popular beaches, and picturesque towns and villages. See also Page 2 for more photos from West-Cork

gorse flowers

Gorse in full bloom (Mizen Head peninsula)


gorse bloom

Close-up on gorse flowers (Mizen Head peninsula)


sheep's head peninsula

Sheep's Head Peninsula looking down a cliff (a stitching of 3 photos)


sheep's head peninsula

Green fields right by the sea, Sheep's Head peninsula



Ganet flying over the waves (Sheep's Head peninsula)
see a painting from this photo
and more animals photos


Dunmanus Bay

Dunmanus Bay near Ahakista


mizen head gorse landscape panorama

Gorse in bloom on Mizen Head peninsula (more panoramas)


gougane barra

Gougane Barra Chapel (there are also many such pretty chapels in Brittany)


sheep's head peninsula

The small lake almost at the tip of Sheep's Head peninsula


dunboy castle puxley manor

Dunboy Castle / Puxley Manor near Castletownbere (see more castles photos)
NOTE : unfortunately, this magnificent ruin has now been "incorporated into a 5 start hotel.
Read more about it in this article


old railway bridge in Ballydehob

Old railway bridge in Ballydehob


pub front Clonnakilty

Pub front in Clonnakilty (An Teach Beag : "the small house")


Garnish Point

Garnish Point, Beara Peninsula : the cable car to Dursey Island


Sheeps Head

Friends on a top of a cliff on Sheeps Head peninsula


garnish Bay

Garnish Bay, Beara Penisula


Mizen Head Peninsula : West-Cork

Mizen Head Peninsula


Mizen Head

Mizen Head : cliffs



Near Glengarriff


See also Page 2 for more photos from West-Cork





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