Gola Island

Gola is a small island off the coast of , , . The island was unpopulated as recently as 1996 but in recent years people have started to return.

Landmarks in the Area

Donegal Airport is located 2 NM south-west of in Carrickfinn, a townland in , a district in north-west , Ireland. is situated 5 km south of Gola Island. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Pobalscoil Ghaoth Dobhair is an Irish-medium secondary school in the Gaeltacht district of Gaoth Dobhair, , Ireland. is situated 6 km east of Gola Island. Photo: Bill Bei, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Owey Island is an island of the Atlantic Ocean belonging to , Ireland. is situated 7 km southwest of Gola Island. Photo: Joseph Mischyshyn, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Leo's Tavern is a restaurant and pub in the Gaeltacht, known as the home of music artists Clannad, Enya and Moya Brennan. is situated 9 km southeast of Gola Island. Photo: Sergio, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Doirí Beaga, is a Gaeltacht village and townland in the parish of in , . is situated 5 km east of Gola Island.

An Bun Beag, meaning "the small river mouth", is a small Gaeltacht village and townland in , . is situated 5 km southeast of Gola Island. Photo: John Daye, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Gweedore is an Irish-speaking district and parish located on the of in the west of Ulster in the north-west of Ireland. is situated 9 km southeast of Gola Island. Photo: Sue Mischyshyn, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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