Places

Glengarriff

11th November 2017

Glengarriff is a pretty town located on a sheltered cove on Bantry Bay in the Beara Peninsula in County Cork.The population of this fishing and tourist town is no more than 1,000 although this number increases greatly with the influx of visitors [Continue reading…]

Youghal
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Youghal

4th May 2017

Youghal, (Eochaill, meaning “yew wood” in the Irish Language) is located at the mouth of the River Blackwater one of Ireland’s largest and best known rivers. Formerly a Norman walled port, much of which can still be seen, it is now a [Continue reading…]

kinsale ireland
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Kinsale

4th May 2017

Kinsale Ireland was a leader in gourmet food long before the rest of the country caught up. In the meantime, Ireland has become a world force in culinary terms but Kinsale has maintained its position at the forefront of food destinations. It’s [Continue reading…]

Bantry House Bantry Ireland
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Bantry

4th May 2017

Bantry  is a town on the coast of County Cork at the head of Bantry Bay. The town has a large square, which nowadays is the location of a weekly market and various functions and festivals. Bantry Ireland, being in the path [Continue reading…]

bandon County Cork
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Bandon

4th May 2017

Bandon County Cork, sometimes called the Gateway to West Cork, is 27 km south-west of Cork City (about a 30 minute drive to the city centre or Cork Airport). The name in Irish (Droichead na Bandan) literally means “Bridge of the Bandon”, [Continue reading…]

Baltimore County Cork Coast
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Baltimore

4th May 2017

Baltimore (Dún na Séad In the Irish Language) is a fishing village in West Cork and is the main ferry port to Cape Clear Island, Sherkin Island the eastern side of Roaring Water Bay and Carbery’s Hundred Isles. The recently restored castle [Continue reading…]