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April 1976 "Master of the meadows: By the time Christy Fitzgerald grows up, his future may lie not in farming or emigration, but in one of the industries lured to Dingle by government grants for factory construction. By attracting business to the countryside, Ireland aims to stem the centures-long export of her young."
Glendalough, County Wicklow, Ireland. This area, whose name means valley of two lakes, is home to one of the oldest monasteries in Ireland, as well as two beautiful lakes and a few other sites of historical interest (most of which are connected with the monastery). It is a great place to go see if you're in Dublin as it is quite close by.