Glenarm - UK, N Ireland

Glenarm claims to be the oldest town in Ulster having been granted a charter in the 12th Century. It lies on the northeast coast of Ireland to the north of Belfast and Larne. Historically it claims links with St Patrick and was settled by the Vikings, Normans, Scots and British over the centuries. Beside the village of Glenarm on the picturesque Antrim Coast overlooking the Irish Sea and the Mull of Kintyre, is Glenarm Castle, the ancestral home of the McDonnells, Earls of Antrim and former Lords of the Isles and Glens.