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Obrien's Tower

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Obrien's Tower

County Clare, Ireland

Even in 1835, Victorian tourists flocked to O'Brien's Tower. Perched atop Ireland's Cliffs of Moher, peer into crashing waves in Galway Bay. Irish or not, your eyes will be smiling as they take in views that, on a clear day, extend beyond the bay, north toward the peaks of the Twelve Pins mountain range, west toward the Gaelic Aran Islands and south toward the craggy Loop Head peninsula.


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