Cushendall, Co. Antrim
This attractive little town near the northern end of Rod Bay is an excellent centre for exploring the Glens of Antrim, and is home to a quaint old tower.
Boating enthusiasts are well catered for at the Cushendall sailing and boating club (0044 28 21 771 673), whilst those interested in outdoor pursuits will enjoy the Arddinis outdoor adventure centre (0044 28 21 771 340), which offers visitors scenic walks, cycling tours, windsurfing and rock climbing.
Lubitavish Ossian’s grave is a historical place of interest, a Neolithic court-tomb of around 3000 BC. The site has a two chambered gallery placed in an oval mound and the local belief is that it is the grave of Finn MacCumhaill’s poet warrior son.
Cushendall golf club (0044 28 21 771 381) offers golfers a tree lined course through which the picturesque River Dull meanders.