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Lively, noisy, colourful and stimulating

If you only have a couple of hours to wonder around Cork on your way somewhere, don't miss out. You can find plenty of clothing shops, general goods, cafés and bars. Good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Maggie C
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Sydney, Australia

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Dublin, Ireland
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49 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The busking street of cork, here you will hear many variations of peoples artistic ideas of what music is. Sometimes it's fun and sometimes it's like who's killing that cat!!?! It has easy access to a small 'shopping centre', with stores; tesco, barbers, hairdressers, o'briens, shoe repairs, phone services, sky etc. Outside of that you have brilliant pubs, and restaurants... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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126 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you only have a couple of hours to wonder around Cork on your way somewhere, don't miss out. You can find plenty of clothing shops, general goods, cafés and bars. Good self-guided walking tour even in rainy weather, which I experienced. Just take your umbrella or raincoat and keep walking. The rain didn't deter any of the locals. At... More 

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1 Thank Maggie C
County Cork, Ireland
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106 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Great part of the city for parking with easy access in a multi floor car park 2 minutes from city centre and opera house

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Thank Pat M
Cork, Ireland
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230 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Paul street is a great place to browse around when you are in town. The shopping centre and car park are very handy. The selection of restaurants are great and seem to be always busy. On a recent visit with my Daughter and grandson we decided to have breakfast out. We were too late for Amicus or the new weatherspoons... More 

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1 Thank Caroline D
Cork,
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125 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

I will concentrate mainly on one church. Built by Fr Murphy (former Indian chief.!) to the highest standards of the time. The architecture and the extraordinary woodwork is amazing. Do pay at least a brief visit.

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Thank Tony C
Essex, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Paul St. a nice area of the city, quite 'arty' enjoyed a late breakfast there. A nice place to stroll around.

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Thank Kindlelin
Cork, Ireland
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302 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Good car park, cheaper than merchants quay car park, although the spaces are tighter. Central location. The shopping centre here isn't great, but outside of the shopping centre are fantastic places to go eat and shop.

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Thank LexiR
Listowel, Kerry, Ireland
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

lovely quirky shops and gourmet restauants in this hidden little gem of street just behind the more famous st. patricks street

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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151 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

good shopping area with some great boutiques and also some good coffee shops and restaurants. be ware parking is expensive in the area

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Thank Evelyn M
Burlington, Iowa
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70 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

There are so many places to shop and eat here. Three of us had fun wandering enjoying the sights and the street music. It was a safe place for 3 women traveling alone. Cork is a pretty part of the country with plenty of public transportation to get you around.

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