September 9, 2014

Dingle Bay, Ireland

Photograph by Christopher Hill, National Geographic

Inch Strand is a popular surf beach with six miles of sandy shoreline on a peninsula in Dingle Bay, County Kerry. West along the bay is the scenic harbor town of Dingle, setting of the Academy Award-winning 1970 film Ryan's Daughter—and an enduring tourist draw.

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