Category Archives: West Cork Islands

Inchydoney Beach in Clonakilty named Ireland’s best beach by Tripadvisor

Tweet If you are looking to take a vacation in Ireland, Tripadvisor have just announced its users’ favourite beaches from all over the world, including the top 10 beaches in Ireland. In the survey Clonakilty’s Inchydoney Beach came top of … Continue reading

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LA Times feature on the spectacular West Cork region

Tweet The West Cork region is known for boasting some of Ireland’s most stunningly beautiful, scenic and rugged coastline. The area attracts many people taking a vacation in Ireland due to the fantastic whale watching and sea kayaking and coastal … Continue reading

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West Cork Literary Festival

Tweet A range of international talent is set to descend upon the scenic West Cork region of Ireland this July with the return of the now world-famous West Cork Literary Festival. The town of Bantry is set to come alive … Continue reading

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Recipe for success: Kinsale to feature on Canadian Gourmet TV Show

Tweet Images of the south west coast of Ireland are set to feature on Canadian TV this year. Particularly images of Kinsale and Cork will be seen on 1.5 million Canadians. This is due to one of Canada’s most successful … Continue reading

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The Annual Cape Clear Storytelling Festival

Tweet Situated off the South West coast of Ireland, Cape Clear Island is Ireland’s southernmost inhabited island, located just 8 miles off the coast of Baltimore in West Cork.  Now in its 20th year, the annual Storytelling Festival takes places … Continue reading

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Escape to the rare beauty of Garnish Island in West Cork

Tweet While on an Ireland vacation in West Cork, you may be surprised to discover a hidden and quite unexpected gem… Garnish Island. The island is home to a garden of unique beauty, so much so, that garden lovers from all over the … Continue reading

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West of Ireland to become more connected thanks to new routes to Knock!

Tweet Ryanair have announced new routes to the West of Ireland, with three new services to be rolled out at Knock Airport, as well as additional flights to and from existing destinations.

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West Cork man Steve Redmond is first to complete Oceans 7 Challenge

Tweet With the Olympics just a few days away, Irish sporting pride is already on a high with news that an Irish amateur swimmer has made history by completing the gruelling Seven Oceans challenge. Steve Redmond from Ballydehob in the … Continue reading

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West Cork Literary Festival: a festival to note in Bantry this week

Tweet While Galway seems to be on a high for the month of July with a wide range of festivals and events, throughout the country there is much to see and do with festivals both big and small held nationwide. … Continue reading

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Become an Islander for a weekend with a trip to West Corks Islands

Tweet Become an islander for a weekend on the 23rd and 24th June as the main islands of West Cork invite people of all ages to explore all that is on offer letting visitors during this weekend only avail of … Continue reading

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