Annalong, Co. Down
The pretty fishing village of Annalong includes a picturesque harbour which was enlarged in 1880 to cope with increased granite exports from the Mourne Mountains.
Annalong also boasts a cornmill, which works beside the river mouth and is an ideal location to explore the stunning Mourne Mountains.
Visitors can enjoy stunning walks through the Silent Valley Wildlife sanctuary in the Mourne Mountains, with dramatic mountain panoramas, parkland and lakes.
Those who are looking for less taxing walks will enjoy the Annalong coastal path.