20 reasons why you should leave Ireland and never come back

1. As soon as you wake up, the ugly hillside looks at you.

The Hills of Co. Wicklow (Credit Richard Kelly Photography)

The Hills of Co. Wicklow.

2. When you look at this place from the top of a mountain, you realise just how hideous it is.

keel beach
Keel Beach, Co. Mayo.

3. Every sunset is horrendous.

Tory Island Sunet in Co. Donegal is something else. Credit to Owen clarke photography
Tory Island, Co. Donegal.

4. Every coastal road will make you want to leave immediately.

Have you discovered Co. Antrim yet.. Credit Christopher Gribben Photography
Causeway Coastal Route, Co. Antrim.

 5. Why would anyone want to visit a load of rocks?

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The Giant’s Causeway, Co. Antrim.


6. You can tell how bad Ireland is from the most northern point.

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Malin Head, Co. Donegal.

7. And from Galway’s roads.

N59 towards Kylemore Abbey Gee
N59 towards Kylemore Abbey, Co. Galway.

8. And from the Ring of Kerry.

Ladies view
Ladies View, Co. Kerry.

9. And from this lake in Wicklow.

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Glendalough, Co. Wicklow. Credit: Joe McConkey

10. And from anywhere in Co. Antrim.

Have you discovered Co. Antrim yet... Credit Christopher Gribben Photography
Co. Antrim. Credit: Christopher Gribben Photography

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