Travel Blogs from Cork
... and learn all the steps to make a good Irish whiskey. Of course the Jameson experience ends with a tasting! Julie wants to throw up just by taking a sip of it while I slowly taste it. Luckily that some of my friends recently introduced me to it. After a 3-hour drive, we will stay in Dublin for another night. The hotel clerk gladly informs us that we have been upgraded, and we quite pleased. However, after walking to the other end of the ...
... this hearty meal, I went to St. Fin Barre's Cathedral. That was the most beautiful building I had ever seen. I fell in love with the Gothic look of the cathedral. There are a lot of carved and sculpted characters and ornaments, stained glass windows and the bell towers are really impressive. The cathedral itself is really imposing. Inside the cathedral was no less extraordinary. The ambiance was also incredible, especially because ...
... See previous entry letter to Judy 29/12/13 Sunday. The day of the Gathering. First we went to mass in the Friary. I wanted to take photos. The artwork in the Sacristry, and around the alter is amazing. Intricate guilt paintings, murals paunted onto rendered stone walls. I will have to source some internet pics of this. The service was brief, no music, and cold enough that most in the congregation wore gloves and coats. Highest church ceiling I can remember. ...
... being responsible for the extra inches around your waistline, ha ha).
The show in the Curzon lounge tonight was a comedian in the shape of Stan Johns. He was OK I suppose, although his show was really dated; you know the type of thing – mother-in-law jokes and other jokes that would have had the PC brigade up in arms. He was mildly amusing, but his humour ...
... in at our hostel for the night. We were to be in Midleton tonight, but the hostel overbooked and moved us to a religious retreat. We were met by some monks and ushered to our rooms. Brian said he thought he saw the Holy Water starting to boil when I walked by!
Brian drove us into town so we could get dinner and drinks. There was nothing near the retreat. I assume there was not a chance that the monks had a keg of Guinness lying ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Brookfield Hotel Cork
Other places to stay in Cork
Centre, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $159
- Nice new Hotel on site of old Jury's Hotel.
- Great place, little pricey though
- A great treat
Centre, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $132
- A little slice of heaven
- Beautiful, stylish hotel
Douglas, Cork | 3 star hotelfrom $113
- Keep it up
- Rochestown Park Hotel - Superb
- Stay as far away from here as possible
Cork International Airport, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $97
- Es wird .....
- Wundervolles Hotel
- An amazing hotel
Turners Cross, Cork | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Renewed Jurys Inn
- Look elsewhere!
- This was a horrible hotel
Turners Cross, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $147
- Nice hotel in the heart of the city
- Great Location
- Convenient, but can be noisy at night
Montenotte, Cork | 3 star hotelfrom $104
- All-round good hotel!
- Bad, bad,bad.
Shandon, Cork | 3 star hotelfrom $91
- Not A Happy Stay
- Good city hotel
- Decent location, Helpful Staff.
Tivoli, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $86
- What a lovely weekend
- GREAT STAY
- A city gem
Turners Cross, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $103
- Fantastic return
- Very Nice Hotel
- Excellent, Excellent, Excellent
Cork Airport, Kinsale Road, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $84
- Great Hotel, Good Location
- Great Reasonable and Convenient
- Convenient for motorists and great value
Turners Cross, Cork | 5 star hotelfrom $229
- Wonderful hotel, difficult to get to
- The reviews are not exagerated
- Fantastic Staff
Douglas, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $160
- Very, Very pleasant stay and best of all a lounge you can relax and converse in.
- I feel like I was robbed!!
- Posh but under construction
Turners Cross, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $81
- Spectaular ambassador
- Not great
- Great view
New Grange, Cork | 3 star hotelfrom $71
Turners Cross, Cork | 3 star hotelfrom $90
- A very nice Hotel
- Clean but boring
- Absolutely Superb
Mardyke, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- A nice hotel with lovely service
- Not on a cold nite..
- Great Choice!
Blackpool, Cork | 3 star hotelfrom $70
Ditchley House, Little Island, Cork | 4 star hotelfrom $114
Shandon, Cork | 2 star hotelfrom $113
Emmet Square, Cork | Hotelfrom $109