Places to Visit

History, sightseeing or just a great day out. It's all here, our personal favourites.

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Ardmore Beach & Cliff Walk

Ardmore (Irish: Aird Mhór, meaning "Great Height") is a seaside resort and fishing village in County Waterford, Ireland, not far from 3 and 4 Clifton, Youghal. Admore has a resident population of…
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Ballycotton (by the back roads)

The journey to Ballycotton, is best done on a lazy county road, via Ballymacoda and old lanes that bumble along the coast. You'll come through Shanagarry and get a chance to visit Stephen Pearce…
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Barryscourt Castle

Barryscourt castle is the 16th century seat of the Barry family. The present castle, with its largely intact bawn wall and corner towers, is a fine example of an Irish tower house. Both the First…
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Blackrock Castle Observatory

It looks like a castle, and maybe parts of it were at one stage. But now its a small observatory and Science Museum full of fascination for kids. It's got a great cafe too and a unique outlook as it…
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Blarney Castle

Blarney Castle, the home of the Blarney Stone Built nearly six hundred years ago by one of Ireland's greatest chieftans, Cormac MacCarthy, and has been attracting attention ever since. Over the last…
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Clonankilty

Clonakilty (/ˈklɔːnæˌkɪltiː/; Irish: Cloich na Coillte, Clanna Chaoilte), is located at the head of the tidal Clonakilty Bay and is surrounded by hilly country devoted primarily to dairy farming. It…
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Cobh & The Titanic Experience

Cobh (/ˈkoʊv/ kohv, Irish: an Cóbh), known from 1850 until the late 1920s as Queenstown, is a tourist seaport town on the south coast of County Cork, Ireland. Cobh is on the south side of Great…
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Cork City

Cork City
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Dunbrody and Irish Heritage Pak

New Ross and the DunbrodyThe port town of New Ross dates from pre - Middle Ages. The earliest settlement in this area dates back to the 6th century when St. Abban of Magheranoidhe founded a monastery…
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Dungarvan

Dungarvan is a harbour town located at the heart of County Waterford, Ireland. Its  an attractive market town, with a good range of shops, a market square and a small port. The Quayside area is…
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Jameson - Midleton Distillery

Jameson was born and raised in Dublin, but eventually we outgrew our city home. In 1975, we moved our entire whiskey making operation to the green surroundings of Midleton, Co Cork. The fresh air has…
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Kenmare and Killarney

Kenmare describes itself as the Jewel in the Ring of Kerry. Kenmare (Irish: An Neidín, meaning "the little nest") is a small town in the south of County Kerry, Ireland. The name Kenmare is the…
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Kilkenny

Kilkenny (Irish: Cill Chainnigh, meaning "church of Cainnech") is a city located in south-east part of Ireland and the county town of County Kilkenny. It is on both banks of the River Nore in the…
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Kinsale

Kinsale (/kɪnˈseɪl/; Irish: Cionn tSáile) is a historic port and fishing town in County Cork, Ireland, which also has significant military history. Located some 25 km south of Cork City on the coast…
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Lismore

Lismore is renowned for its early ecclesiastical history and the scholarship of Lismore Abbey. But Lismore is better known, and dominated by Lismore Castle, probably one of the finest looking castles…
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Rock of Cashel

According to local mythology, the Rock of Cashel originated in the Devil's Bit, a mountain 20 miles (30 km) north of Cashel when St. Patrick banished Satan from a cave, resulting in the Rock's…
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Skibbereen and Baltimore

Skibbereen and Baltimore
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Templemichael and Molana Abbey

TempleMichael In 1183 Raymond le Gros established a Preceptory of Knights Templar at Rhincrew, an out post of which was TempleMichael. The keep was built specifically to control the river crossing.…
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The Copper Coast

The Copper Coast
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Waterford City

Waterford City
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