County Cork Travel Guide

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Plan Your County Cork Vacation

The place names in this region have an undeniable Irish lilt: Blarney, where you can acquire the gift of the gab, famine-wracked Skibbereen, and beautiful Bantry Bay. But just as evocative is the scenery around every other turn in the road.

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County Cork Hotels

County Cork's great country-house accommodations include Ballymaloe House in east Cork, along with the guest wing at magnificent Bantry House. At the spectrum's...read more

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County Cork Restaurants

County Cork, home of the famous Slow Food Ireland movement, has become Ireland's top foodie destination. The mecca: Ballymaloe House, where Myrtle Allen...read more

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County Cork Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go to County Cork

    Blarney Castle: Visitors line up to kiss the Blarney Stone and acquire the gift of gab. This is an impressive 15th-century tower-house castle... Read more

  • The Battle of Kinsale

    Before Kinsale became the foodie capital of Ireland, it was chiefly famous for the Battle of Kinsale in 1601, when the Irish and the Spanish... Read more

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