KYLEMORE BENEDICTINE ABBEY, Connemara, County Galway, Ireland. Originally built as a castle residence, it was designed by James Franklin Fuller & Ussher Roberts. Construction first began in 1867, and took one hundred men four years to complete. The castle covers approximately 40,000 square feet (3,700 m2) with over 70 rooms and the principal wall is two to three feet thick. The abbey was founded in 1920 for Benedictine Nuns who fled Belgium in World War I. ~Wikipedia
Doolin is a small fishing village on the west coast of Ireland, often referred to as the capital of Irish traditional music and is renowned world wide for its wealth of Irish Traditional Music. Some visitors have returned year after year since the 1960s and others have stopped for a couple of days and never left.