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My stay Inchydoney Island lodge and Spa, West Cork

I recently attended a wedding at the beautiful Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa in Clonakilty, West Cork. I had been to the Inchydoney hotel a few times before for some food.  As a treat I decided to stay the night at this luxurious 4 star hotel. I had heard good things from people who had stayed there before. I was excited to experience what everyone was talking about. The beautiful scenery As you drive down from the hill to Inchydoney ...
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Road trip through the Healy Pass, Kerry, Ireland

This particular winding stretch of road takes you through the mountain range along the edge of Kerry and West Cork. Having a day in Kerry with nothing to do I decided to take a road trip to the Healy Pass.The whole trip took the full day to travel with a few stops along the way. Avoca I started out my trip from Killarney and stopped at the Avoca Shop at Molls Gap– the beginning of the Ring of Kerry. I had ...
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A gigantic guide for people visiting the vibrant Cork City

Often regarded as the second Capital of Ireland, Cork is full of food, fun and culture. Having lived in Cork city for a number of years it is safe to say I have a good local knowledge of the best places to go, where to eat and what to do when there. Where to stay There are so many hotels to choose from. Even though Cork is regarded as a city, everywhere is pretty much within walking distance. Two of my ...
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Day Trip through the Gap of Dunloe, Killarney, Ireland

One of the most famous, traditional day trips in Killarney is a trip through the  Gap of Dunloe. The journey takes you along the lakes of Killarney and through the world-famous “Gap” in the valley of Dunloe, where you will see beautiful views of the mountains, hilltops, and lakes of Killarney. I recently did this wonderful trip and the start of our journey began at Ross Castle in Killarney where we met our driver from Killarney Day Tours. We travelled with 11 ...
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My favourite Pubs in Cork City

Cork is great fun for nights out. Here are some of my favorite Pubs in Cork City for some entertainment while you are in the rebel county If you want to know my favorite restaurants in Cork City click here  Reardens This is the place to go for live bands and really good music. It is quite a large venue. They do deals on Thursday and Friday evenings and they also have a nightclub upstairs if you really want to ...
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The Best places to eat in Cork City.

Cork is regarded as the restaurant capital of Ireland so there are lots of good places to choose from. Having lived there for a number of years here is my favourite places to dine out in. Scoozi’s A Cork institution Scoozi’s is one of the best places in Cork to eat for lunch. They do delicious burgers and pizzas. Their chicken wings with their own wing sauce is to die for. If you plan on going there for lunch there is usually ...
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A walk around Powerscourt Gardens

Last weekend I decided as I had nothing to do and wanted to get out of the house, to go on a trip to Powerscourt Estate in Wicklow Powerscourt House was originally an estate in the 18th century but now most famous for its gardens, which have been voted No 3 in the world by national geographic Thankfully the day I went the sun was out and it was a lovely summers day, which helps when you are spending the ...