When landing in Dublin, Ireland to pick up a car rental for this trip was a sunny afternoon and already I could see how lush the green country side was. This little , so peaceful and welcoming left in awe of its stunning landscapes. Even with the overcast weather I had for most of the trip the scenery was somberly beautiful to photograph.

I started planning this trip for September 2015 a year prior to . First to go to London for a few days then the rest was still up in the till a little over a month before I left. It was a rough year and planning travel was not a priority. I ended up deciding on taking a trip following part of the Wild Atlantic Way around the west coast of Ireland, starting and heading . wound up to be a nice little adventure, so much so I almost didn’t return the car.

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North Atlantic Ocean, Enniscrone, Co. Sligo, Ireland

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