Donegal and Sligo beaches named among the best in Ireland

Three beaches in the Northwest have been named amongst the best in Ireland.

TripAdvisor has announced the top ten beaches in Ireland, according to traveller reviews and ratings on the site last year.

Maghera Beach and Caves in Ardara, Co Donegal comes in at number 6, while another Co Donegal beach; Silver Strand Beach in Malin Beg is ranked number 7.

Strandhill Beach in Co Sligo is ranked the ninth best beach in the country.