Gallery 4

Arriving at Cobh, said to be the second largest harbor in the world, after Sydney Harbour, Australia

This is a restaurant dedicated to the ill-fated ship, Titantic. Supposedly, the Titanic made its last stop here in Cobh before sailing off to.. well, we all know where.

Attractively painted houses along the waterfront

Evening diner at the Commodore Hotel

Blarney Castle originally dates from before AD 1200. Surrounding the castle are beautiful gardens

Looking up you can see the place where the Blarney Stone is situated

        

Cork City is Ireland's third city (after Dublin and Belfast) and has
always been an important seaport. It began on an island in the swampy estuary of the River Lee (the name Corcaigh means a marsh), and gradually climbed up the steep banks on either side.

Enjoying a tour of the OLD MIDLETON DISTILLERY 

          

Statue on the waterfront of Annie Moore and her brothers. Annie Moore was the first person to be admitted to the United States of America through the new immigration centre at Ellis Island, New York on 1 January, 1892.

Commodore Hotel - fronting the harbor, rich in Irish history & heritage

St. Colman’s Cathedral is a Roman Catholic Cathedral .

The Rock of Cashel a spectacular group of Medieval buildings set on an outcrop of limestone in the Golden Vale including the 12th century round tower,

Arrived Dublin, enjoyed an evening tour - centered is the Spire of Dublin

Newgrange, one of the most famous prehistoric sites in the world. Newgrange was built in such a way that at dawn on the shortest day of the year, the winter solstice, a narrow beam of sunlight for a very short time illuminates the floor of the chamber at the end of the long passageway.

Newgrange was originally built between c. 3300 and 2900 BC, which means that it is over 5,000 years old

It is more than 500 years older than the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt, and predates Stonehenge trilithons by about 1,000 years

Grafton Street, the major shopping destination

Traditional music played a part in Irish popular music later in the century, with Van Morrison, Hothouse Flowers and Sinéad O'Connor using traditional elements in popular songs.

Dublin, Ireland's capital is a compact, colorful city. It was founded on the River Liffey by the Vikings in the ninth century

The famed Arthus Gunness brewey, overlooking Dublin from the spectular Gravity Bar.

Trinity College, houses the Book of Kells, an Irish manuscript containing the Four Gospels & according to scholars words cannot describe the beauty and the extreme splendour of the richly coloured initial letters, which are more profuse in the "Book of Kells" than in any other manuscript.

Molly Malone, as well as being known and sung internationally, the popular song 'Cockles and Mussels' has become a sort of unofficial anthem of Dublin city

Departing Dublin Airport with a collection of magnificent memories & impressions - a fabulour & inspiration learning experience