Connemara


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Con·ne·ma·ra

 (kŏn′ə-mär′ə)
A region of western Ireland on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. The area is noted for its peat bogs and mountainous terrain.

Connemara

(ˌkɒnɪˈmɑːrə)
n
1. (Placename) a barren coastal region of W Republic of Ireland, in Co Galway: consists of quartzite mountains, peat bogs, and many lakes; noted for its breed of pony originating from the hilly regions
2. (Breeds) a barren coastal region of W Republic of Ireland, in Co Galway: consists of quartzite mountains, peat bogs, and many lakes; noted for its breed of pony originating from the hilly regions
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An' then," continued Horse Egan, for the peppery Major's peculiarities of speech and manner were as well known as his tanned face; "'an' then, ye dissolute, half-baked, putty-faced scum o' Connemara, if I find a man so much as lookin' confused, begad, I'll coort-martial the whole company.
My mother started the Lockinge Connemara Pony Stud, so I was brought up around Connemara ponies.
We have spent many family breaks in the west of Ireland, especially around Galway and Connemara but we had never been across to any of the Aran Islands.
Situated on the west coast of Connemara - the wild, barren and exceptionally beautiful region north- west of Galway - Roundstone is a favourite haunt of Dubliners seeking a weekend escape.
Texas Ollie with his Connemara thoroughbred stallion Silver, who, along with Russian Cossack riders and an Irish horse with a sense of humour, are among the highlights at the Equestrian Theatre Show.
There were good entries across all classes and we also incorporated the Midlands Area Connemara Performance day.
CONNEMARA, situated in the West of Ireland is an area of great natural beauty, represented by this very distinctive whiskey.
Visitors will enjoy overnight stays in Galway, Dublin, Killarney, and Ennistymon while stopping to visit some of Ireland's most famous attractions including: the Connemara Crystal Factory, Village of Kinvara, Trinity College and the Book of Kells, Rock of Cashel, Kerry Bog Village, and Glendalough.
Connemara, Co Galway, "A filigreed coast of tiny coves and beaches forms the beautiful border between the Connemara Peninsula and the wild waters of the Atlantic.
The Irish Court of Appeal has passed its judgment in the case of Forum Connemara Limited v Galway County Local Community Development Committee1.
com Fact about travel in here please Lawrence of Arabia star Peter O''Toole was born in Connemara in 1932
Meanwhile, Hexham-based Sophie Dowdeswell scored a fifth place in the Ridden Connemara and New Forest with her Connemara, John's Cuckoo.