The Coffee Cup Inishowen

The Coffee Cup Inishowen

The Coffee Cup Inishowen Situated 1 min walk from Buncrana’s Main Street, The Coffee Cup serves fresh sandwiches,chopped salads and fine coffee in a relaxed setting. Now, also based at Dunree Fort. With an indoor and outdoor seating area, it’s a perfect...
McNutt’s of Downings

McNutt’s of Downings

McNutt’s of Downings Located in the seaside village of Downings, on Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way, McNutt of Donegal have been producing some of the world’s finest weaves for over 60 years. Every collection is designed in-house by a dedicated team of...
Lesser Known Castles of Donegal

Lesser Known Castles of Donegal

Lesser Known Castles of Donegal Lesser Known Castles of Donegal – Burt castle dates back to the 16th Century and can be found in the South West of Inishowen. Originally built as part of a defence network, which also included Inch and Carrickabraghy, it was...
Lough Foyle Ferry

Lough Foyle Ferry

Lough Foyle Ferry Founded in 2002, the Lough Foyle Company provides services to and from the Inishowen Peninsula of County Donegal. The most popular service known as the Lough Foyle route is a ferry which travels between Greencastle and Magilligan. The ferry...
St. John’s Point Lighthouse Donegal

St. John’s Point Lighthouse Donegal

There are a few St. John’s Point Lighthouses to be found in Ulster, but none match the beauty that the Donegal one possesses. The lighthouse is used as a harbour light to guide from Donegal Bay and is used to also mark the north side of the bay leading to Killybegs...
The Forts of Lough Swilly

The Forts of Lough Swilly

The Forts of Lough Swilly In the annals of history Lough Swilly was considered an important naval port. In October 1798, just before the Napoleonic wars, a French fleet along with Wolfe Tone of the United Irishmen planned to dock at the port and help with the Irish...
The Old Courthouse Lifford

The Old Courthouse Lifford

The Old Courthouse Lifford The Old Courthouse in Lifford can be found just 15 miles away from both Letterkenny and Derry. Situated in the capital of Donegal the Old Courthouse was built in 1746 and once upon a time hosted some of the most hardened criminals in the...
Arranmore Lighthouse Donegal

Arranmore Lighthouse Donegal

Arranmore Lighthouse Donegal Arranmore Lighthouse Donegal –  can be found along the North West corner of the Island. It has stood there since 1798, although it had been decommissioned in 1832 it was opened again in 1859. It’s convenience to the Atlantic...