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We fished near the actual light house and i must say we were quite lucky to fill our buckets.
The information of the light house is however at Mizen Head where the hike is nice, railed and very well laid out.
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If you are lucky enough to take a trip to see the Famous Fastnet Lighthouse you will not be disappointed.
Known as Ireland's tear drop due to the tears shed of the many emigrants who left Ireland and this was their last sighting of their...More
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