Where the Leprechauns Live

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On the south west coast of Ireland there is a tiny village in County Kerry called Sneem.  It is nestled in a valley surrounded by beautiful rolling mountains.  The road map looks like a figure eight with a North Square and a South Square separated by a bridge over the rocky Sneem River.  This configuration is likely why it’s named Sneem which means knot.  The stucco houses and shops that lines the streets are painted in a variety of bright colors.  Nearby sights include castles and ancient rocky ruins.  It is a beautiful place that attracts many visitors.  It’s the definition of quaint and an absolutely magical place!

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