Thursday, 05, February 2015

The Game of Games Quiz

After a hugely successful inaugural event last year, the Clonakilty Games Festival returns to Cork for three days of old-school fun (Feb 20 – 22).  

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Tuesday, 27, January 2015

Showbands in Ireland: The Story

The mighty county of Cork is set for a night of musical nostalgia this February, as  Reeling In The Showband Years makes its way to the Cork Opera House. 

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The River Lee
Tuesday, 23, December 2014

Happy Christmas from our Kitchen

Just as the River Lee defines the city of Cork, our Christmas menu at the River Lee Hotel is marked with dishes inspired by the area.  

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Thursday, 06, November 2014

Secrets of a Concierge - What to do in Cork

In this new section, we chat to the concierges at each of The Doyle Collection Hotels, to discover their hidden secrets of each city. 

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The River Lee

Written by
Nicola Brady
Friday, 19, September 2014

All Aboard! The Cork and Muskerry Light Railway and The River Lee Hotel

Long before The River Lee Hotel, the 1800s Muskerry tramline took locals from Cork city to the popular site of Blarney Castle. 

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Thursday, 03, July 2014

A guide to sailing lingo for Volvo Cork Week

Don't know your knots from your fathoms? Ahead of Volvo Cork Week, we've created this visual guide to ensure you impress your crew - whether at sea or on dry land... 

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The River Lee
Thursday, 29, May 2014

Cork Running Routes - A Guide Map

In advance of the Cork City Marathon, we asked our staff about their favourite places to run in Cork. 

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Wednesday, 21, May 2014

Cork City Marathon – A Family Affair

It is amazing how many Cork people including myself have such fond memories of the marathon. Our family home was on the marathon route, and the day of the marathon was always akin to a street festival. 

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Wednesday, 14, May 2014

Romantic Cork: 14 Things To Do

Looking for a perfect romantic getaway destination? Well look no further! 

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The River Lee
Friday, 29, November 2013

Cork City at Christmas: An Illustrated Guide Map

Whether it’s festive shopping, an outdoor adventure for the kids, or a spot of panto you’re after, you’ll be spoilt for choice in Cork City at Christmas.

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The River Lee

Written by
David Linnane