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Posted on 09 June 2017

Everyone has a bucket list. Some want to swim with dolphins or sharks, others want to learn to play an instrument, then we have the ones who want to travel the world! See the Taj Mahal, go on an African safari, or visit the Egyptian pyramids. However, there is a hidden gem in Cork, Ireland that m...

Posted on 12 April 2017

One of the most important holidays in Ireland apart from St. Patrick’s day is Easter. As a celebration of new life in all its forms, many choose this time to travel for new adventures, or to be closer to family, both of which are a great opportunity to get outdoors and partake in some fun activit...

Posted on 06 February 2017

When guests visit our Cork city hotel I often get asked "what are my favourite things to do in Cork?". With so many options you can't always fit them all in over a few days so priortising is necessary and what better way to do this than by asking a local? Below are the five things I always sugges...

Posted on 26 October 2016

You may not be able to find anything better than a break in Cork City during the cool autumn of the year. Cork is a wonderful city located in South West Ireland. While it’s nearly impossible to narrow down just 5 things to do in Cork City, we put together a compilati...

Posted on 27 October 2015

Mother Jones Market on MacCurtain Street Where you will find lots of unique and quirky gifts and curios for the keen eye and those looking for a gift which has real history behind it.