7 12, 2016

The Blarney Stone

By | 2017-02-26T16:19:51+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Cork, Places to Visit, Things to Do|0 Comments

The Blarney Stone is a block of bluestone, more specifically Carboniferous limestone, whose location is in the Blarney Castle. Blarney Castle is in the town of Blarney which resides eight kilometers from Cork, Ireland. The castle was built in 1200 A.D and is located near River Martin, and it used to be a stronghold during medieval times.

3 12, 2016

Cobh – A Vibrant Town with a Fascinating History and Friendly Locals

By | 2017-02-26T16:32:47+00:00 December 3rd, 2016|Cork, Places to Visit, Things to Do|0 Comments

Cobh is a port found in Cork County, Ireland. It was known as Queenstown until 1920. It is a tourist port located on the southern of the Great Island in the Coast of Cork County. It is the home to the only dedicated cruise terminal in Ireland. The port has many Irish names starting with Cove which was its initial name before it was renamed Queenstown and later Cobh.