More info about travel to Ireland’s Aran Islands: https://www.ricksteves.com/europe/ireland/aran-islands The Aran Islands are a Gaeltacht — an area of Ireland that speaks Gaelic and maintains Ireland’s traditional culture. Kilronan (the only real town on the Aran Islands) has an abundance of folk traditions and music.
(Note: since this clip was filmed, Kilronan has gained one ATM.)
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