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I have only seen this whilst sailing around it. I have not been inside but its most impressive. If you go to Mizen Head you can also learn how it was constructed. A most impressive site and ingenious piece of engineering.
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Sail around the Fastnet. It is iconic and truly a stamp in the stamp album of life. We were lucky and had a clear and sunny day, so caught it at its best, I think. The water is deep, so you can sail quite close...More
You can only circle this thing by boat. It is precariously placed on a convenient rock in the Atlantic. No longer lived in, the light and position is automated. It is impressive. It's the first (or last) light of Ireland for ships crossing the Atlantic,...More
Traveled to see this beauty Ireland's Teardrop aka The Fastnet. Its amazing to see a lighthouse built on top of a rock, I admire our forefathers who built this stunning tower without the aid of machinary, cranes etc etc. Its a must see if you...More
Couldn't have wished for better weather. We booked on late on a Saturday night for a Sunday Afternoon trip. They were very accommodating. We even got a discount for the group of 9A and 2 kids. We stopped in Cape Clear briefly to change boats...More
We took the Fastnet Tour, with stops on the way out and back at Clear Island. Everyone loved it and our party was mixed including the elderly and very small children.
The rock itself is amazing. The staff on the boats are lovely. Clear Island...More
We went around the Fastnet with Cape Clear ferries and loved
the experience, it is well worth a visit and very impressive, when
we saw seals and dolphins the day we were out, and loved that,
we had plenty time actually around the...More