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In this Google Earth Ireland video page, you can imagine the island of Ireland and think of forty shades of green, but if you thought the only hue we did was green, look again. After looking at these Google Earth Ireland videos, come join the locals and share our passion for the scenery of this land. Discover with us the dramatic and infectious landscape that is Ireland. If you're coming to Ireland, you cannot miss connemara, It's a magical place with it's hills and valleys and beautiful coastlines. As you’ll see from the Google Earth Ireland videos, when you travel down these roads, your eyes pop out! and you'll say oh my god isn't that beautiful. But only another half mile down the road you see something else. When you come here once, you will come again. I don't think there is anywhere in the world as nice as this!. Go visit the land registry ireland video page.

In Ireland, we can boast of bold and breathtaking terrain. The Burren is a limestone area of about two hundred square kilometres in County Clare. It's a protected landscape because it's so unique. Some of the sights are documented in our Google Earth Ireland videos and date back over four and a half thousand years ago. Travel off the beaten path and you'll uncover some vibrant and exotic locations. And as for our coastline, we can do wild and wonderful and offer up mile upon mile of soft sandy shores.

When you drive down the hill to Kinnoge bay, you have arrived in heaven. The golden sand and the caribbean sea, it's just amazing!. So for the perfect backdrop to your next holiday, come to Ireland and lose yourself in a landscape like no other.

 

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Mountains And Rivers

Ireland's main geographical features include low central plains surrounded by coastal mountains, and you can see these in Google Earth Ireland Videos. The highest peak is is 1,041 metres above sea level. The western coastline of Ireland is rugged, with many islands, headlands, peninsulas and bays. The Country is bisected by the River Shannon, the longest river in Ireland. There are several  sizeable lakes along Ireland's rivers, Lough Neagh being the largest. The oldest Irish rock is about 1.7 billion years old and is found off the coast of County Donegal. Ireland consists of a mainly flat low lying area in the midlands. This area is ringed by mountain ranges such as the Macgillycuddy's Reeks, Blackstairs Mountains, Comeragh Mountains, Wicklow Mountains, Glens of Antrim, the Mournes, Sperrin Mountains, Derryveagh Mountains, Bluestack Mountains, Ox Mountains, Nephinbeg Mountains and the Twelve Bens / Maumturks.

The River Shannon, at 386 km is the longest river in either Ireland or Great Britain. This separates the boggy midlands from the West of Ireland. The river develops into three lakes along its course, Lough Ree, Lough Allen and Lough Derg. Other major rivers include the River Liffey, River Blackwater, River Lee, River Nore, River Suir, River Bann, River Barrow, River Foyle, River Boyne and River Erne.

 

Climate Of Ireland

Ireland's climate is temperate but warmer than almost all other locations at similar latitude, such as Poland in mainland Europe or Newfoundland on the opposite edge of the Atlantic. This temperate climate is due to the warming influence of the North Atlantic drift. January and February tend to be the coldest months of the year, July and August being the warmest. Extreme weather conditions in Ireland are rare in comparison to other countries in the European Continent. December, January and February can occasionally bring winds of up to 160 km ph to Western coastal areas. Notice the varying weather conditions in the Google Earth Ireland Videos above. Feel free to visit the phone book ireland video page.

 

Rivers In Ireland

Hundreds of rivers criss-cross Ireland and contribute a lot to the greenery of the island.  You can catch a glimpse of some of these rivers in the Google Earth Ireland Videos clip on this page. Below you will find some information on some of Ireland’s favourite rivers. These are popular whether you are an angler, a bird watcher, or you just want to appreciate the beauty of the flowing water.

River Lee, Cork

the River Lee starts it's journey in the lake of the enchanting Gougane Barra Park. It then carves a course through woodland and farm to Cork city. The River Lee flows through several Irish Speaking towns, and villages such as Ballingeary, with it's fine lake side views and great angling. Further downstream lies the Gearagh which is an alluvial stretch of woods and marsh that has been designated a wildlife sanctuary. The River Lee then passes through the Sullane valley in Macroom. You can enjoy these scenes in some of the Google Earth Ireland videos on this site.


River Shannon, Westmeath

The River Shannon is the longest river in Ireland. It rises in Cavan and meanders down to the Atlantic. It effectively flows through the heart of the island of Ireland. It has also traditionally marked the border between the provinces of Connaught and Leinster. In ancient times, great castles guarded the major fords from Limerick to Portumna, and several monasteries were built along the riverbanks, including the famous Clonmacnoise.

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