Hidden Gems of the Wild Atlantic Way
Ireland’s beaches are considered by many as the most breath-taking in the world.
Whether you want to surf in the wild Atlantic, picnic in the small secluded coves or walk barefoot along the seemingly endless stretches of sand and breathe in the fresh air, Ireland’s beaches can accommodate. Away from the hustle and bustle of the well-trodden seaside hotspots are beaches, described by West Cork locals as the hidden gems of the Wild Atlantic Way. If you’re keen to experience something that’s a little bit off the beaten track and secluded enough to feel truly relaxing then West Cork is what you’re looking for. Having grown up in the area I can boast some insider knowledge and have chosen, what I believe are the best four beaches in the area.