Pas de Deux—Connemara National Park, County Galway, Ireland Connemara National Park is dominated by the Twelve Bens mountain range. The Bens are drained by mountain strems culminating in tiny, isolated lakes. This wild, largely uninhabited region of western Ireland immediately evokes a vision of a primeval Eden-like paradise. In this image, the eternal, pre-historic dance of the pair symbolizes the human pair in the Garden of Eden—the primodial sanctuary.