Donegal Information: Malin

The Ballyliffin Coastal Challenge

Ballyliffin 10 Mile Run

  The Ballyliffin Coastal Challenge The Ballyliffin Coastal Challenge is a 10 mile International event which has developed significantly since the opening event in 2010 which attracted close to 500 participants. The event takes place on Easter Saturday and entries … Continue reading

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Guth Gafa Film Festival Donegal 2013

Guth Gafa Film Festival Donegal 2013

Guth Gafa Film Festival Donegal 2013 – The hub of the 7th International Documentary Festival and main screening venues will be in Malin village, and a series of satellite film events will be held in Derry. With a 6 year … Continue reading

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Malin Head Ireland’s Most Northerly Point

Malin Head Ireland's Most Northerly Point

Malin Head Ireland’s Most Northerly Point – Malin Head on the Inishowen Peninsula, County Donegal, is usually given as the most northerly headland of the mainland of Ireland. In fact, the most northerly point is a headland named Banba’s Crown … Continue reading

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Doagh Island Famine Village

Doagh Island Famine Village

Doagh Island Famine Village – In brief, the Famine Village is an outdoor museum that tells the story of life in the area from the Famine back in the 1840s, through the 1900s to the present day. Different to any … Continue reading

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Malin Riding Stables Inishowen

Malin Riding Stables Inishowen

(closed) Malin Riding Stables Inishowen – Kate Mc Dermott has been involved with horses most of her life. She grew up in Lancashire but started her working life in Hertfordshire where, for eighteen years, she was teacher and later yard … Continue reading

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Inishowen Maritime Museum and Planetarium

Inishowen Maritime Museum and Planetarium

The Inishowen Maritime Museum in Greencastle Co Donegal was opened to the public in 1994 with the assistance of the Inishowen Community Development Limited, the EU Leader Programme and the International Fund for Ireland. T: +353 (0)74 9381363 W: www.inishowenmaritime.com … Continue reading

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Fort Dunree Military Museum

Fort Dunree

Fort Dunree Military Museum – Perched on a headland overlooking Lough Swilly, Fort Dunree is a military museum that incorporates a Napoleonic Martello  tower into more recent World War I defences. The museum complex features a wide range of exhibitions, … Continue reading

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Ballyliffin Golf Club

Ballyliffin Golf Club

Ballyliffin Golf Club has recently been described as “the Ballybunion of the North” – and its not hard to see why. Located a short distance from Malin Head on the scenic Inishowen Peninsula, Ireland’s most northerly golf links covers 365 … Continue reading

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Caffe Banba Malin Head

Cafe Banba

Caffe Banba Malin Head – Caffe Banba is Ireland’s most Northerly Bakery and Coffee Shop – but most people affectionately call it the cafe on wheels. Its a small family business (Dominic and his wife Andrea), run from the family … Continue reading

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Malin Self Catering

Malin Self Catering

Malin Self Catering – Malin is one of the most northerly villages in Ireland and has in the recent past been the recipient of the coveted accolade of “Ireland’s Tidiest Town” not once, but twice! Holiday Homes in Malin More … Continue reading

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