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Winter in Ransboro, Strandhill!!!!!

A Magical shot taken in at Sunrise in Ransboro on a cold frosty December morning...

Welcome to Strandhill




These Pictures were all taken when I was on one of the many treks around Strandhill.
There are breathtaking views and every walk offers something different that will suit everybody’s taste.
Starting from The STRAND BAR (Best pint of Guinness in Sligo) and heading down the Prom passing the famous CANNON, Trek off down the beach with lovely views of the surfers in the sea and the Dunes to the left (Nice Photo).
As you walk approximately one mile you will round the bay and have the Seals swim near you and they are always curious. Rounding the POINT You will get a sensational view of KNOCKNARAE mountain (See PHOTOS). Then pass through the SHELLY Valley (The More energetic can roll down the high Dunes. Back to the beach and finish back where you started. All in all A three mile walk taking in Surfers, Seals, Lovely Seascapes, Mountains and beautiful Bays. And your just in time for some traditional music in THE STRAND at the roaring stone fireplace with you pint of the black.
Strandhill is located on the Western Atlantic coast of Ireland. It Boasts some of the best surfing conditions in the World.
Strandhill is a thriving town located 5 miles from Sligo Town, (Irelands Gateway to the west).
The Strand Bar is Located next to some of the Best Surfing Beaches in Europe!!
On the Strand Promenade their is:
Amusement Arcades.
Bellavista Pizza.
Newsagent sweet shop, postcards and Ice cream.
and of course The Surf Beaches!!!

Strandhill is situated in the picturesque county of Sligo in the North West of Ireland. It is a seaside resort which comes alive during the summer months. Strandhill boasts a challenging 18-hole links set amongst the dunes, with Knocknarea, the fabled mountain, overlooking the course. You can appreciate the exhilarating waves, and majestic sunsets from the golden beaches.
Strandhill is internationally renowned for its ideal surfing conditions, with people coming from all over the world to ride the fantastic Surfing At the mercy of the mighty Atlantic, Strandhill sees thundering waves pound it's coast, luring surfers from all over the planet. There are several miles of golden sandy beach and some gigantic sand dunes to explore!
The village is noted as a location for unforgettable views of Atlantic sunsets. It is an lively and friendly holiday resort.
Amongst all this is the Strand Bar. This is a main focal point around Strandhill and has a old world look with open fires, best pint around. A very friendly relaxed atmosphere awaits you here. Indeed many people come back again and again to this hidden little treasure. Try THE STRAND BAR for yourself. I guarantee you will be impressed. A nice Pint of GUINNESS by the fire is well recommended!!!!!!!!


Gibraltar is on the back road into Sligo from Strandhill. As you can see it is an oasis of beauty with many wild creatures living around the Banks!!!

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