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... and spent a few hours in Kitty O'Shea's listening to some traditional music.
Catherine and myself did a tour of Charles Fort the following morning and met up with Brendan afterwards for lunch.He had cycled out from Cork city and was preparing for a 100 km cycle in Dungarvan soon.
In the afternoon Catherine headed home and I joined the boat.Clive did ...
... as glass since the wind was no longer blowing.
Upon returning to the B&B, we spoke for a minute with a couple from the northern part of Ireland that were watching TV in the small sitting room. They had very strong accents that were hard for us to understand, so we excused ourselves to head back to the room.
So that about wraps things up for this “easy” day. We’re trying to make the most of our dwindling time here. ...
... is home to some of the best musical talent in the world and we were fortunate enough to meet some of the newest rising stars! Although we missed the Cork Folk Festival the first weekend in October and the Cork Jazz Fest at the end of October, the musicality of the city was very much alive and well, attracting singers and songwriters from near and far!
The next morning we had a nice breakfast in the hotel and made our way to the Cork City hop-on hop-off tour that ...
He then showed a still from the 1997 James Cameron movie, “Titanic” which showed the fictitious characters Jack and Rose and asked everyone to forget all about that image and that movie, at which everyone applauded. This is because any Titanic aficionados (among which I’d like to include myself) absolutely hate the Di Caprio/Winslet film – why include a fictional sub-plot in a true story that is fascinating enough in ...
Saturday 3 September 2011 / Sunday 4 September 2011
Weather cold, very overcast and threatening rain
Aberporth Wales - Fishguard Wales - Rosslare Ireland - Cork Ireland
Blackmores City Hostel Cork
Now I know that there is a huge difference in dates between the last blog and this one, however I am that far behind with blogging that I just needed to get this down before forgetting!
After a lovely evening and the ...