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Summer Accommodation – Cork’s Best Kept Secret!

What is Summer Accommodation? For Dublin Summer Accommodation click here. If you’re visiting Cork City, staying in Summer Bed accommodation in Cork is a decision you won’t regret. Summer beds are student accommodation, often self-catered and located right in the heart of the city. Summer Beds provide an unbeatable combination of value for money, location … Read more
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The Rebel Quiz of Cork.

Take the humorous City Tour Cork city quiz! All results are final. No appeals. You might want to study up beforehand. The Rebel Quiz serves as a great way to assess your Cork knowledge. Before or after you’ve taken the Rebel City Walking Tour of Cork and really experience Cork City history coming to life. … Read more
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Cork’s Most Tragic Love Story; the story of Rebel Michael Fitzgerald

Cork’s Most Tragic Love Story; the story of Rebel Michael Fitzgerald The tale of Rebel fighter, Michael Fitzgerald and his one true love – Miss Condon. This Love Story echoes through the ages. Cork’s own Romeo and Juliet. After being captured in battle by the British Army, Michael goes on hunger-strike in Cork city gaol. … Read more

The Irish Slavery Question: an Irishman’s view…

I thought I’d add the point of view of an Irish man to this historical debate. This 8 min video is filmed mostly on Spike island near Cork city, Ireland. This was the staging area used by Cromwell, for the Irish before they were transported to the Carribbean to work on the plantations. I try … Read more
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Summer Accommodation – Dublin!

What is Summer Accommodation? For Cork Summer Accommodation click here. If you’re visiting Dublin City, staying in Summer Bed accommodation in Dublin is a decision you won’t regret. Summer beds are student accommodation, often self-catered and located right in the heart of the city. Summer Beds provide an unbeatable combination of value for money, location … Read more
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6 Things to do in Cork this Weekend

The Best Things to do in Cork this Weekend Bored of Cork? Well then, you’re bored of life my friend. There are absolutely tons of things to do in the city. Local attractions, nightlife, and outstanding scenery is just the tip of the ice-berg when it comes to the ‘Rebel City‘. Since you’re looking for … Read more
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8 Things To Do in Cork for Couples

Looking for things to do in Cork for couples? Look no further; we have the inside scoop. So, you’ve met the partner of your dreams. They’re definitely the “one”. But how do you sweep them off their feet and impress them with your creativity and romantic nature? With our help of course. Below are our … Read more
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Group activities in Cork: the complete guide

Planning your group activities in Cork… Congratulations! You and your group have chosen to visit the wonderful ‘Rebel City‘ of Cork. Prepare to have a great time in this charming city by the river Lee. This is a guide to how to get the most out of your Cork adventure. I’ll cover how topics such … Read more
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Cork’s Bravest Teenager: the Mary Bowles Story (VIDEO)

Mary Bowles, Cork teen legend. Hear the story of the brave Mary and her deeds during the Irish War of Independence against the British Empire. Dara Burke is a local storyteller and True. Cork. Rebel. When he’s not helping guests experience the real ‘Rebel City’ on his Rebel City Tour of Cork, featuring local food, local … Read more
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Assassination of Colonel “Shoot-on-Sight” Smyth (VIDEO)

Rebels Assassinate the Police Commissioner in Cork City! A Cork Battalion of the IRA led by a young man known as Sean Culhane target and assassinate the British Police Commissioner – Colonel Smyth, on South Mall in Cork city during the Irish War of Independence. In a well-planned and targeted assassination, the Police Commissioner is … Read more
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The Barrack Street Ambush (VIDEO)

The Rebels Ambush General Strickland in Cork City! The Barrack Street Ambush was a significant event that took place in Cork City during the rebellion. The rebels successfully ambushed General Strickland and his forces, resulting in a major setback for the authorities. The rebels strategically planned the ambush and executed it with precision, catching General … Read more
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The Wallace Sisters – Cork City Spymasters! (VIDEO)

A Woman’s Place is in the Revolution! Discover the fascinating story of the Wallace Sisters, the renowned spymasters of Cork. Delve into their secretive world as they navigate through the shadows, gathering intelligence and protecting the city. Uncover the remarkable achievements and noteworthy exploits of these sisters, as they leave their indelible mark on Cork’s … Read more