My favourite place: Inishbofin, Ireland

Continuing our historical holidays series, John explores a Gaelic gem

Inishbofin, Ireland

This article was first published in the July 2015 issue of BBC History Magazine 

You cannot get anywhere more remote in the British Isles than Inishbofin, ‘island of the white heiffer’, a 40-minute ferry ride from Cleggan, the westernmost tip of Connemara.

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