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Malin Head - Best Place in Europe to Wreck Dive!
Ireland may not have glittering coral reefs or a brightly colourful underwater-world, but what it lacks in natural spectacle it more than makes up for in drama. After all, it’s one of the best places in Europe to wreck dive. There are more Ocean Liners and German U-boats and Sherman Tanks sunk off Malin Head than anywhere else in the World and the majority of them were casualties of WW1 & WW2.
The Northern approaches off the...Read more.
The main aim of the North-West Spanish Civil War Project is to keep alive the memory of the International Brigades and the volunteers from Counties Derry, Donegal and Tyrone who served in defence of the Spanish Republic between the years1936-39...Read more.
This is Ireland’s most northerly building on the mainland. It was named ‘Banba’ after the mythological patron goddess of Ireland. It was built by the British in 1805 as a Napoleonic lookout tower to help defend against a possible French invasion...Read more.