County Cork

After spending 3 nights in Dublin, the next stop on our road trip through Ireland was Cork. We planned to spend two nights there in order to visit some places in the area. Check out the 5 things you should do while in County Cork! Cork City Cork city is at the heart of County … More County Cork

A Day in Cobh

While staying in Cork, we took a day trip to the smaller coastal town of Cobh (pronounced Cove). It only takes about 30 minutes by car to get there. We were able to arrive early enough to get a parking  spot in a free lot close to downtown called Five Foot Way. You can follow … More A Day in Cobh

Blarney Castle

Blarney Castle is arguably one of the most well known places to visit in Ireland. We were able to spend an entire morning exploring Blarney Castle and the surrounding gardens during our road trip through Ireland. Blarney Castle is a medieval castle in County Cork, Ireland. In the early 1200’s, the first stone fortification was … More Blarney Castle

Rock of Cashel

The morning we left Dublin, we drove south 2 hours to the Rock of Cashel. This was our first stop of many along our road trip, and it did not disappoint. As you are following the road, suddenly the Rock of Cashel emerges in the distance, sitting high on a hill! It was such an … More Rock of Cashel