Tory Island–Balor’s Base
Scota gazed at rocky, treeless Tory Island, feeling a sense of homecoming as the launch made its way from the yacht Thoraígh to the island’s pier. Atop the fierce island cliffs, the great Balor’s fortress once stood. Her ancestors came back to the island after the defeat at Mag Tuired, vowing vengeance on Dananns forever. Scota would continue their mission.
—Excerpt from Shining Ones: Legacy of the Sidhe
For a beautiful view of the island and the story of Lugh’s birth, enjoy this video:
Tales of the Formorians, Tory Island