The Black Pig in Kinsale

I love a nice glass of wine. Well, or two or three. But then who doesn’t?! So when MR. SKD suggested to go for a spin down to Kinsale to try out The Black Pig wine… View Post

Daytrip to Cobh

For many years Cobh was the port of Cork and has been linkend to Atlantic crossings. About 2.5 million Irish emigrated to America from this port. In 1838 the Sirius, the first steamship to cross… View Post

Trip down Memory Lane

With still a voucher for an overnight stay in Waterford, I decided to spend a night there together with my sister. We left Cork early afternoon to make it in time for afternoon tea at… View Post

The Kingsley Hotel

The Kingsley hotel in Cork only reopened recently. It’s a 4 star hotel situated in the River Lee and only a short walk from the city centre. The hotel was shut down after floods in… View Post

Day trip to Glandore

My parents came over for a visit in October and we had a great weekend! The weather was just fabulous! So the Sadurday we spent at Fota and Midleton markets and finished the night at… View Post