Best in Cork

Best Boat Trips

Action Packed Weekend with Friends Bantry and Beara

Action-Packed 2 Days in Bantry and Beara   Have an action-packed few days in Beara and Bantry. Book your accommodation and let us know what activity you would like to take part in. This trip is more suited to adults as the night kayaks, taking a max of 8 people.  Traveling in 2 cars to enjoy […]

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Best Beaches Ireland

Best Beaches in Co Cork – Wild Atlantic Way

In  Co Cork, in the southern tip of Ireland, the sea air smells of salt and fresh air of  Wild Atlantic Way. The sea is clean, free to enter and on the most popular beaches there are lifeguards, courtesy of the Co Council. We do not have private beaches in Ireland and we do not […]

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Best Cork City Scenic Walks.

Best Scenic Autumn Walks  in Cork City Get out and enjoy the best walks in Cork City this autumn and winter. These series of best walks in  Cork will allow friends and families to meet outdoors in the coming winter. Some are suited to groups of family and friends, others would work for running or […]

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Best 10 Ancient Stone Sites in Ireland

Best 10 Ancient Stone Sites in Ireland  There are many places to visit to see ancient Ireland, with most of these gems of history free to access through scattered around the countryside. Here are the top 10 Ancient  Stone sites as you drive around Ireland. Take a tour around Ireland to see these Stone Circles […]

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The Old Butter Roads Food Festival

The Old Butter Roads Food Festival The Old Butter Roads Food Festival takes place in North Cork each May bringing together the producers, eateries, visitor attractions and accommodation providers of the area. The region in Cork, Ireland has a distinct food heritage and culture. At its centre is a history of 250 years of butter, […]

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Sheep’s Head Walks, Cork, Ireland.

The Sheep’s Head Peninsula, West Cork is 1.5 hours west of Cork city and has some of the most spectacular, unspoilt scenery in Ireland. It has 90 km of walking routes following lanes and rough terrain along waymarked routes. There are loop walks along the headland and on this blog we give information on the […]

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Fuchsia in West Cork

Mizen and Sheep’s Head Peninsula Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet on Mizen Head and Sheep’s Head Peninsula   West Cork is a place apart with narrow lanes covered in red-flowered Fuschia bushes, hidden beaches, colourful villages and towns, piers for access to the islands and a sense of independence where creative people flourish. The scenery is wild and spectacular on this southern end […]

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West Cork

Top 10 in Mizen and Sheep’s Head Peninsula, Ireland

Spectacular Scenery – Fuchsia covered lanes- Walks – Water sports – Islands – Food                 Where is the West West Cork West Cork is a place apart with narrow lanes covered in red-flowered Fuschia bushes, hidden beaches, colourful villages and towns, piers for access to the islands and […]

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Self-Catering West Cork

Self-Catering Holiday Home in West Cork

Relax in West Cork this Winter or Spring             Our comfortable holiday cottage Tig na Failte overlooks beautiful Dunmanus Bay halfway between Bantry and Schull in West Cork. This Failte Ireland Approved Self-Catering cottage has won an award in 2018 as one of the best Nature Tourism Self-Catering properties in […]

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Best Lighthouses – Wild Atlantic Way, Ireland

Best Lighthouses to Visit – Wild Atlantic Way, Ireland.                Lighthouses are among the most striking structures on the Irish Wild Atlantic Way landscape. They were built to protect ships and warn of dangerous rocks. Many were built in response to the tragic loss of ships with crew and […]

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