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Day Tours to the Cliffs of Moher, the Ring of Kerry, Blarney/Cobh & Dingle run from Cork daily – Book on-line @ www.paddywagontours.com or with us directly…Can be organised for Groups!

For more gigs / music in Cork, Dublin or around the country check out The G-Man World blog

One of Cork’s oldest businesses, Linehan’s Sweets is just around the corner from us – try their Clove Rock, Bulls Eyes, Brus, Fizzle Sticks. (Group Tours may be arranged – by appointment only)

Things to do…

Discover Ireland – things to do etc
West Cork Gardens This annual event, a highlight of the Irish gardening year,
gives an opportunity to view the beautiful and diverse gardens of West Cork
Georgina Campbell’s Ireland for some of the best places to eat & drink in Ireland
Slow Food Ireland Our movement is founded upon this concept of eco-gastronomy – a recognition of the strong connections between plate and planet.
Good Food Ireland Guide for everyone who simply loves good food – yum!
West Cork Surf School situated on the pristine blue flag sandy beach of Inchydoney and located two miles from Clonakilty in the heart of West Cork, Ireland. ISA Recognised
Atlantic Sea Kayaking Join us on a night time paddle or a day time sea trip. We also offer combo trips of sea kayaking / whale watching / sailing / snorkelling.
Wwoofing in Ireland World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms – a different way to travel
Kayaking / Surfing… Based around the famed Maritime town of Kinsale – beginners welcome
Irish Weather 4 seasons in one day perhaps
Cork English College – Language School!!
Groundwork – Irish Wildlife Trust
Established in 1981, Groundwork is a voluntary environmental organisation, dedicated to the preservation of some of Ireland’s most precious habitats.
Whale & Dolphin Watching Trips – West Cork
Macroom Book Shop great collection of books of Irish interest with a wonderful Children’s Corner
Cork Sea Safari – fun & informative Harbour Tours
Cork Harbour is one of the finest natural harbours in the world….
Walking Trails in Ireland Waymarked Ways of Ireland
The GAA The Gaelic Athletic Association / Cumann Lúthchleas Gael is a 32 county sporting and cultural organisation that has a presence on all five continents.
The Irish Rugby Union The official website of irish rugby football union with latest news official merchandise, fixture list, match reports, player squads, fan forums and …

Festivals etc

Shandon Street Festival they may have a .co.uk web address but this is a great local street festival!
West Cork Literary Festival Week long festival of literary events with workshops, readings and seminars in Bantry, Co. Cork, Ireland.

Cork Film Festival Established in 1956 – Corona Cork Film Festival is one of Ireland’s premier cultural events.
Kinsale Arts Week Each summer Kinsale is electrified by the best in art, music, spectacle, theatre, literature & ..
Cork Jazz Festival The Cork Guinness Jazz Festival is an annual music festival held in Cork City, Ireland in late October every year since 1978
Live at the Marquee, Electric Picnic, Oxygen…
Cork Midsummer Festival Cork Midsummer Festival of the Senses, 21 Days and Nights of Sensory Overload featuring Local, National and International Arts
Cape Clear Storytelling Festival Enjoy superb storytelling and music in Cape Clear’s spectacular scenic surroundings….West Cork, Ireland
Cork Choral Festival
Immrama – Lismore Festival Of Travel Writing


What to do in Cork during a flood!

budget accommodation in Cork City Centre