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    • Sim card for mobile phone?

      Cobh 8 hours ago

      Is there a place in Cobh that sells sim cards for mobile phones or do I have to wait until I go to Cork? Thank you

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    • Kinsale ideas

      Kinsale Jun 28, 2014 at 11:09 AM

      Kinsale is our base for 7 nights. None of us have been to Ireland. What are the top 3 must see's (tourist attractions) AND we love to gamble.... Is there any gambling places, casino's dog tracks, horses etc close? Lastly, thought about a horseback riding trip on the beach. Is there such a thing near Kinsale?

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    • Sim card for mobile phone?

      Cobh 8 hours ago

      Is there a place in Cobh that sells sim cards for mobile phones or do I have to wait until I go to Cork? Thank you

      3 Answers 7 hours ago
    • Kinsale ideas

      Kinsale Jun 28, 2014 at 11:09 AM

      Kinsale is our base for 7 nights. None of us have been to Ireland. What are the top 3 must see's (tourist attractions) AND we love to gamble.... Is there any gambling places, casino's dog tracks, horses etc close? Lastly, thought about a horseback riding trip on the beach. Is there such a thing near Kinsale?

      2 Answers Jul 4, 2014 at 9:21 PM
    • Hostel in Ballingeary

      Ballingeary May 2, 2014 at 5:52 AM

      About 50 years ago I spent a month in the Gaelteact in Ballingeary and stayed in a hostel called, if I remember rightly, An Tourin Dubh. Does anyone know if it still exists?

      Carmel G

      2 Answers May 2, 2014 at 11:01 AM
    • About tax and living cost

      Cork Feb 12, 2014 at 8:49 AM

      I have got a job offer from cork,Ireland and will get salary approx. 3,600 euros/month. Could anyone let me know (1) how much will be net income after reduction of all type taxes etc. (2) and living cost (for a single person including rent house (1 bed apartment is fine), food, etc)

      Thanks

      3 Answers Feb 14, 2014 at 1:05 PM
    • Connection from Cobh to Cork before 6 am

      Cobh Jan 20, 2014 at 12:55 AM

      Is there any connection from Cobh to Cork around 5 am? I need to be in Cork at 6 am on Monday.

      2 Answers Jan 20, 2014 at 6:39 AM
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      Party New Years Eve in Cork

      Cork Dec 8, 2013 at 2:07 AM

      Hi everyone! :) I'm Léa from France, and with some friends from other countries in Europe, we are going to Ireland for the coming holidays. We would love to do new years eve in Cork. We'll go to pubs in the evening then night clubs. But then I wonder if there would be some places open until very late (i mean until it's day time again) cause we plan to really party all night. Can you name some places which will be open all night long that night ?
      Thank you !!!

       

      1 Answer Jan 31, 2014 at 10:30 AM
    • Mr & Mrs O'Neill

      Kealkill Nov 2, 2013 at 1:19 AM

      Is there any memory to Mr Dan and Mrs Jo O'Neill left in Kealkill? They owned the pub in the 60's and I lived with them when I was a child of 7 for about 7 months. Went back to see them in 1989 - Dan was so old and frail, Jo was a bit younger. Nellie still lived with them. I know they are now all deceased, of course. The pub was called The Brown Pub in 1989 and I don't think that's what it was called in the 60's. I want to come back to Ireland (from Australia of course) and Kealkill will be the most important stop for me. I lived all over the world as a child, but Ireland is my spiritual home, I am sure of that.
      Mardi Palmer (nee Rea)

      4 Answers Nov 2, 2013 at 3:05 AM
    • Cork City Gaol

      Cork Oct 7, 2013 at 10:42 AM

      Is the gaol in cork worth visiting? What is there to see there?

      2 Answers Oct 12, 2013 at 12:57 AM
    • Free Parking walking distance from Cork Kent train station

      Cork Sep 29, 2013 at 6:18 AM

      Hi, anyone know of free parking walking distance from Cork Kent train station? I am not in a hurry - can walk up to an hour. Thanks

      1 Answer Sep 29, 2013 at 12:47 PM
    • Pedestrian Bridge

      Cork Sep 18, 2013 at 4:30 AM

      Hi I was wondering I seen a programme on tv about cork and there was a bridge over looking the sea, could you please tell me the name of same please.
      Thank You.

      3 Answers Sep 18, 2013 at 4:00 PM
    • Cork late night

      Cork Aug 28, 2013 at 5:09 AM

      I am planning a trip to Cork next August with a group of friends. Energetic party goers on the trip will be disappointed if the city shuts down by 2am. Can anyone tell me how long and where one can keep the party going in Cork?

      Also, the trip will encompass a Sunday. Can Sunday be a lively evening in Cork?

      3 Answers Oct 7, 2013 at 3:22 PM
    • spike island

      Cobh Aug 16, 2013 at 11:29 AM

      Is the spike island tour any good and do you get to go into the prison.

      1 Answer Aug 19, 2013 at 3:33 AM
    • Name of Shop

      Kinsale Aug 4, 2013 at 6:33 AM

      What is the name of the shop right in town that has souvenirs and also Irish sweaters?? I believe Mick is the owner and his wife and daughter also work there!!!

      2 Answers Aug 4, 2013 at 9:40 AM
    • Fota Island Sheraton

      Cork Jul 19, 2013 at 8:26 AM

      We will be staying at the golf resort for a week, playing three days and exploring Cork, Kinsale, Cobh on the other days. One reason we picked the resort was the close proximity to the rail station, however we thought we'd be able to walk from the hotel to the rail station. Does anyone know if this is possible? Does the hotel have a shuttle, when does it run? If we spend the day in Cork will we be able to get back in the evening after dinner? or will we need a car after all?

      2 Answers Sep 29, 2013 at 1:13 PM
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      down hill mountain biking in macroom

      Macroom Jul 16, 2013 at 12:21 PM

      My son is a down hill mountain racer if we bring his bike is there any tracks to practice on

      1 Answer Jul 18, 2013 at 11:53 AM
    • Food shopping in Kinsale

      Kinsale Jul 3, 2013 at 9:03 AM

      Our boat is in the marina at Kinsale and I need to do a reasonably big food shop before we set out to sail to the Scilly Isles and Brittany. Is there a supermarket which would deliver to the marina (we won't have a car)?

      2 Answers Jul 3, 2013 at 12:48 PM
    • dublin to cork

      Cork May 14, 2013 at 7:46 AM

      am coming over by ferry to dublin whats the best way to cork

      4 Answers May 15, 2013 at 4:04 AM
    • cork

      Cork Apr 23, 2013 at 7:34 AM

      what to see in cork

      3 Answers Apr 23, 2013 at 10:47 AM
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      Where to say

      Cork Apr 17, 2013 at 6:37 PM

      Hello, My GF and I will be hopefully driving to Cork from Belfast. We will have 6 days roughly from leaving Belfast August 4th, to Flying out to England August either 10 or 11 depending on what we find. Im looking for some help Itenerary wise with our time, I thought drive to the fartherst South and then Work back to Dublin (spending 1-2 days in Dublin?)
      What im looking for is:
      1) Where would you reccomend staying in Cork, moderate price good location
      2) I read you can stay in neat places like old castels and lighthouses etc...but cannot find further info?
      3) How to make the most out of our 4-5 days in the area, we dont mind travelling around and will hopefully have a car, perhaps we only stay 1 night or 2 in cork and then stay in Limrick or Killarny?

      Help!

      THanks!
      Leah

      1 Answer Apr 21, 2013 at 2:23 AM
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      question about cost of living

      Cork Aug 21, 2012 at 10:28 AM

      Hi guys!!!I am passing some tests/interviews for a job in Cork.My salary will be about 1400 euros monthly.You think i could work it out and not live really poorly with this money in Cork?
      Thanks in advance!
      Maria

      25 Answers Aug 25, 2012 at 3:51 AM
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      Flights to Cork - but where to stay?

      Cork Aug 21, 2012 at 7:41 AM

      Hi

      I am travelling to Cork for 2 nights in October with my husband and 2 small children (5&3). I want to know where is best to stay so that there are things to do with the children but also where we can go out for a meal.

      Thanks
      Jo

      2 Answers Aug 21, 2012 at 10:59 AM
    • Limerick or Cork ?

      Cork Jul 2, 2012 at 1:23 PM

      Hello everybody,

      I have the choice between staying one night in Cork or in Limerick.

      What would you recommend?

      What is important to us:

      budget accomodation
      good nightlife
      good choice of happy hours
      lower price level

      Should we stay in Limerick or Cork for our last night?
      We have a rental car and need to be at Shannon airport by 3 pm, so I thought in case we stay at Cork we need to leave by noon?

      Thank you and greetings!

      midnightfever

      1 Answer Jul 3, 2012 at 7:33 PM
    • 3.5 days in Ireland with grandchildren

      County Cork Jan 29, 2012 at 2:45 PM

      We will be in Ireland for 3.5 days the first of June with our 16 year old twin grandchildren, 1 boy and 1 girl. We will fly into Cork and out of Dublin.
      Help! How and what should we do??? Do we rent a car in Cork?? What do we see in Cork before traveling on?? I am totally at a loss.

      4 Answers Jan 29, 2012 at 5:28 PM
    • 80's Music

      Cork Jan 26, 2012 at 1:59 AM

      Can anyone tell me a bar or nightclub in Cork that plays 80's music? Its for a hens party and thats the theme for the second night.

      Thanks
      Karyn

      1 Answer Jan 29, 2012 at 3:49 PM
    • Visiting Glounthaune

      Glounthaune Jan 1, 2012 at 6:48 AM

      Will be staying in Cork City this summer and really would love to visit all the surrounding towns close by. I know how to get to Glounthaune, wondering what it is like there.

    • Help? 4 days in County Cork, where to stay?

      County Cork Jun 30, 2011 at 12:58 PM

      Hello,

      I am spending a week in Ireland (for the first time)& staying 3 nights in Dublin & 4 nights in Cork. I am afraid this is a bad choice (Cork) as we only have a rental car 1 day & I understand Cork is a big city. Would we better served to stay in a smaller village like Killarney, Kenmare, or Kinsale? I want the 'real Irish experience' and am afraid I will miss it if I stay in big cities all week. Also, I'm afraid it will be expensive to travel by train or bus to all the lovely country destinations from Cork. We are on a big budget. Please help! Where should I stay?

      2 Answers Jun 30, 2011 at 2:37 PM
    • Shore Excursions from Cobh

      Cobh May 17, 2011 at 7:40 AM

      We are taking a Transatlantic Cruise next April, and one of the ports visited is Cobh. We are looking for a one day tour of the area, including Kinsale and Blarney Castle. One company, eCoach.IE offers a tour that looks good and is reasonably priced. Can you tell me anything about this company?
      Altertnatively, are there other tour companies that you would recommend?

      3 Answers Jun 30, 2011 at 1:16 PM
    • Football tickets

      Cork Apr 9, 2011 at 11:47 AM

      Hi
      Can anyone tell me where I might get a ticket to the Allianz Football Leage game Cork v Armagh tomorrow and how much it will cost.
      I'm from Australia and backpacking. Also can anyone tell me what the best way and best fare is from Dublin to Cork as I'm planning to leave Dublin in the morning. Also looking at cheap accommodation backpackers or B & B
      Cheers
      Brendan

      2 Answers Apr 9, 2011 at 4:01 PM
    • What's his name?

      Kinsale Sep 15, 2010 at 3:01 PM

      Hi. I was wondering what the name of the proprietor of the Milk Market was. The Milk Market is a restaurant in Kinsale, Ireland. Thanks.

      3 Answers Apr 18, 2011 at 9:40 PM
    • House/Garage clubs in Cork City

      Cork Jul 16, 2010 at 9:33 AM

      Hi, I'm taking a sporting party of guys on tour to cork in a few weeks. Can anyone suggest any good house/garage clubs with good DJ's in Cork. We would like a place with a good vibe rather than the average cheesy tourist trash (if you know what I mean)..

      Many thanks for any suggestions.