The Aran Islands

Sherwood Harrington
August, 2006

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Whether the dirt is manmade or not, the new houses are almost certainly Euro-made.  Like the rest of Ireland, the Aran Islands are undergoing a building boom in the flush of wealth from Ireland's membership in the European Union.  Here, two brand-new structures form a foreground for the more distant ancient fortress of Dun Angus on the horizon.

Inishmore, Aran Islands