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County Donegal Hostels

| Blue Moon Hostel & Camping |
| Derrylahan Independent Hostel | Glencolmcille Dooey Hostel |
| Malinbeg Hostel | Finn Farm Hostel | Tullyarvan Mill | Aras Owen |
| Sandrock Holiday Hostel | Moville Boutique Hostel |

County Donegal (Irish: Contae Dhún na nGall) is a county in the northwest of Ireland. It is one of three counties in the province of Ulster that does not form part of Northern Ireland. The name "Donegal" comes from the Irish, meaning "the fort of the foreigners".

The county consists chiefly of low mountains, with a deeply indented coastline forming natural loughs, of which Lough Swilly is the most notable. The famous mountains or Hills of Donegal consist of two major ranges, the Derryveagh Mountains in the north and the Bluestack Mountains in the south, with Mount Errigal at 751 metres the highest peak. The Slieve League cliffs are the second highest sea cliffs in Europe, while Donegal's Malin Head is the most northernly point on the island of Ireland.

Donegal has a distinctive fiddle tradition which is of world renown. Donegal is also well known for its songs which have, like the instrumental music, a distinctive sound.

Find out more about County Donegal http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/County_Donegal

County Donegal Hostels

| Blue Moon Hostel & Camping |
| Derrylahan Independent Hostel | Glencolmcille Dooey Hostel |
| Malinbeg Hostel | Finn Farm Hostel | Tullyarven Mill | Aras Owen |
| Sandrock Holiday Hostel | Moville Boutique Hostel |


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With its sandy beaches, unspoilt boglands and friendly communities Co.Donegal is becoming a popular destination for many travellers.

Golfing and fishing are popular activities in County Donegal and there’s no shortage of facilities available. Other major attractions include Glencolmcille, Glenveagh National Park and Castle, Tory Island, Glebe House and Gallery, Colmcille Heritage Centre, Fort Dunree Military Museum and Abbey Mill Wheels. Donegal also has some interesting archaeological sites; around Ballyshannon, for example, you'll find ruined castles, religious sites and celtic raths.

Tourism Donegal - http://www.countydonegal.com/

Art by Conal - Local Donegal artist, Conal McIntyre, explores the donegal landscape with art work in oils, pen and ink. In addition to his website, Conal's work can be seen at the Glen Gallery (June, July, August) in Glencolmcille, County Donegal.

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