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Top 5 Reasons Why Roaming Around Fitzgerald Park Makes Your Cork City Vacation Stress Free

Around 20-minute walk in the heart of the Cork City Centre, a quiet haven, Fitzgerald Park, is situated. This park was named after Edward Fitzgerald, the Lord Mayor of the city in the year 1901. During our two-day adventure, my 7C Dabarkads (my former colleagues in MMC) decided to go on a DIY exploration. Allow […]

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How to Spend and Enjoy Your Quick Road Trip in Galway City, Ireland

From the east coast, we left the busy streets of Dublin to explore the harbor city of Ireland’s west shore-Galway City. If you are a big fan of Ed Sheeran, you must have heard Galway in one of his popular songs-Galway Girl. Well, apart from the pretty ladies of this city, Galway is also known […]

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4 Tips to Enjoy Your Bunratty Castle and Folk Park Tour

Known as the most fully furnished and authentic castle in the Emerald Isle, Bunratty Castle is another medieval fortress to include in your Ireland itinerary. As part of What’s the Craic bus tour, we were able to have a glimpse of this historic landmark. If you are planning to visit Bunratty Castle, stated below are […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Miss to Include Dunguaire Castle in Your Ireland’s Must Visit List

As part of our What’s the Craic Guided Bus tour, we were able to experience this medieval castle in Dungory East, Kinvarra, County Galway-Emerald Isle’s most photographed Dunguaire Castle. Although we were only given an hour to take pictures and explore the castle, I was fascinated with how this small fortress can make you feel […]

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Beast from the East: An Unforgettable Encounter that Ruined our Holiday Plan

As early as 0300 a.m, the Crescent Girls were already wide awake, preparing for our most awaited Germany trip, oblivious of the Beast from the East that has been ravaging the Emerald Isle. Our hopes were high that the trip will not be canceled as no email was sent from our carrier the night before. […]

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One Icy-Cold Day: Seeing Snow for the First Time

Born and raised in a tropical country, seeing snow for the first time is a fairytale dream come true. Back home, we only get to see Mr. Sun and his scorching hot sunrays or Mrs. Cloud and her ever heavy raindrops. For this reason, you cannot blame us when we stayed until 1 a.m. just […]

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Miss Saigon the Musical: A War-torn Tragic Love Story

She’s back and she’s fabulous! This is Miss Saigon’s tagline during its month-long run in the Bord Gais Energy Theatre in Dublin, Ireland. Indeed, it was terrific! Honestly, I was not a fan of musicals but because Miss Saigon is very popular especially to us, Filipinos (the first Kim is Lea Salonga, a Filipina), I […]

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What Makes the Velvet Strand Beach a Must See?

After exploring Malahide Castle and Garden, the day was still young for us so we decided to experience the Velvet Strand Beach in Portmarnock. After all, the sun shines brightly and rare are these days in Ireland. Moreover, Portmarnock is just an hour away from Malahide via public transport. In my opinion, here are some […]

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4 Tips to Enjoy Malahide Castle and Gardens

This historic fortress is considered to be one of the oldest castles in the Republic of Ireland. Set in over 250 acres of lush parklands near the sea town, Malahide Castle is just 9 miles away north of Dublin. The castle was built in 1185 by a diplomatic family-The TALBOT’s who owned the tower house […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Miss to Explore the Cliffs of Moher

There are a number of reasons why the Cliffs of Moher is considered to be one of Ireland’s most popular tourist attraction. In my case, I first knew about the Cliffs after watching two of my favorite feel-good movies—Leap year and The Princes Bride. For sure you have also seen the Cliffs of Moher in […]

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