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The Legend of Cailleach: Scotland and Ireland’s One-Eyed Creator

Scotland and Ireland's rugged, often ethereal landscapes are steeped in a rich tapestry of myths and legends. Among these captivating tales is the legend of Cailleach, a one-eyed creator who holds a prominent place in the folklore of both countries.
A complex and enigmatic figure in Celtic mythology, the Cailleach is associated with the creation of the landscape. She is also closely linked with the weather, especially storms and winter. Through various guises and names, each region boasts its own unique stories of the Cailleach, passed down through generations. If you’re planning a trip to these...