Donegal has many beautiful, mystical places. Spiritual sites are places that peace, myths and legends come together and this book has tried to capture this essence. This is an outline of Virginia’s turas or spiritual journey. You get a flavour of what can be experienced from these spiritual sites.
This book is unique as it provides coordinates which can be used on your geographical satellite navigation system or on the internet with Google maps. Most of these sites can be visited with Google earth.
The author refers to some of Colmcille’s spiritual sites ans stories. Places include Gartan, Letterkenny, Inishowen, Dunkineely, Kilcar, Glencolmcille, Dungloe, Gweedore, Gortahork, Falcarragh, Creeslough and Kilmacrennan. She also refers to St Patrick, St Maud and others. Doon Well and other Holy Wells have been highlighted. Lough Derg is a place for retreats and pilgrimage. In Kerrytown, apparitions of Mother Mary occured. In addition, Virginia has given an outline of what she experienced in these.
Author Virginia Fox, Facilitator and Stress Management Consultant, 086 394 5951