Carlingford and the Cooley Peninsula, Co. Louth, Ireland, located just over an hour’s drive from Ireland’s two major cities of Dublin and Belfast
King John’s Castle, Carlingford Lough
Just over the Northern Ireland border, Carlingford, County Louth, a seaside town on the back side of the Mourne Mountains. It has medieval streets and structures but most of medieval charm having beed established in 1326.
The ancient village of Carlingford, dominated by the ruins of the medieval King Johns Castle, lies on the border of Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic in County Louth. The Mountains of Mourne are a backdrop.