Evening At Keem Bay Co Mayo
Size - (USA):
20 W x 16 H x 1 D (inches)
Size - (metric):
50.8 W x 40.6 H x 2.5 D (centimeters)
Made with Tubes of Passion in Ireland
Keem Bay Irish: Cuan na Cuime is located past Dooagh village in the west of Achill Island in County Mayo, Ireland. It contains a Blue Flag beach. The bay was formerly the site of a basking shark fishery, There is an old British army lookout post on the top of Moyteoge to the bay s south. To the west is an old booley village, at Bunown. To the north stands Croaghaun, with some of Europe s highest cliffs. The road leading to Keem Bay a cul-de-sac is high with steep cliffs.
The strand beach at Keem Bay inspired visiting writers Heinrich Bll and Graham Greene. Keel, the island s main village, has a sandy surf beach.
The beach is sheltered and offers opportunities for snorkelling.
Keen Bay, Achill Island, Dooagh Village, Ireland, Kerry, Galway, Cork, , Original Painting, Landscape Painting