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Glendalough and Powerscourt Gardens Day Tour
"Board this Glendalough & Powerscourt Gardens tour in the heart of Dublin City Centre. Passengers can also join the tour by availing of the Dublin Sightseeing hotel shuttle service. The hotel shuttle service includes accommodation providers in Lansdow Ballsbridge Sandymount St. Stephens Green and the Croke Park Hotel. This Glendalough and Powerscourt Gardens tour takes place in a double-decker bus to allow the best possible experience of the beautiful scenery en route. Departing from Dublin City Centre the tour takes in the beautifully developed Docklands area of Dublin City before travelling along the great sweep of Dublin Bay passing by Beach Road at Sandymount. The tour then travels inland
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Dublin Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
"Board the Dublin hop-on hop-off bus at any point along the route. With more than 30 centrally located stops to choose from you can create your own sightseeing agenda. Two routes are included with your ticket: the Purple Route which lasts for 1.5 hours and traverses the heart of central Dublin and the Pink Route which lasts for 30 minutes and covers the thriving Docklands area.For a leisurely experience stay on for the full loop on both routes listening to your onboard guide as you travel. If you fancy exploring by foot
From EUR19.00
 
Dublin Freedom Pass: Transport and Sightseeing
"Your Dublin Freedom Ticket is valid for 72 hours from the time of first use making it perfect for a short vacation or to help you get your bearings at the start of a longer trip. After redeeming your voucher for your pass you’ll also receive a map with detailed information about Dublin and its famous attractions. Use the map to plan your independent sightseeing with ease.The pass includes airport transfers by Airlink Express a Dublin hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour public transport by bus around the city (daytime only) and discounted entry to select top city attractions.Airlink 747 Express Service:Use the bus service to travel between Dublin Airport and the city center Temple Bar and all Dublin train and bus stations. The convenient service operates daily every 15 – 20 minutes.Dublin Green Hop-On Hop-Off Tour:Show your pass on a choice of two routes around the city
From EUR33.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Cobh

The Heyday of the Transatlantic Liner.

The final section of the Queenstown Story is definitely upbeat and a welcome change in tone from all the previous doom and gloom. Now we have a recreated deck to stroll on, posters of liners to feast...
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Oct 02, 2006

The Titanic and The Lusitania

The third section of the Queenstown Story deals in great depth with the sinking of the Titanic and the Lusitania. A movie recreates the excitement and expectation of the emigrants waiting in Cobh for...
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Oct 02, 2006

The Queenstown Story - Transportation

Transportation is a euphemism for conviction and sentencing to imprisonment in the colonies, principally Australia. If conditions on the 'coffin' ships were bad, they were nothing compared to the...
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Oct 02, 2006

The Queenstown Story - Emigration

I've deliberately put the Queenstown Story under the 'off the beaten track section' of this travel page because I think it overshadows everything else in Cobh and leaves people with images of death...
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Oct 02, 2006

Fota - Take two trips instead of one.

Fota House, Gardens and Wildlife Park is one of East Cork's principal visitor attractions. While well worth visiting on their own behalf, it's possible to combine a visit here with your trip to Cobh...
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Oct 02, 2006
 
 
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Top Things to Do in Cobh

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The Queenstown Story

Cobh, named Queenstown between , has been long associated with the age of ocean steamliners and the Irish emigration of the late 19th and early 20th century. It was in this time that the city was...
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The Lusitania Memorial

Although the Titanic drives more tourists to the sights of Cobh, the sinking of the Lusitania (1915) has deeper roots in the citiys memory. When the Ocean Liner was sunk by a German submarine off the...
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St. Colman's Cathedral

The Cathedral has its roots in the diocese of Cloyne which was moved to Cobh in 1769. At this time, the repression on the Catholic church was still subject to repressions and it was not until the 19th...
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Heritage Centre

If your an American of Irish descent visiting Cobh, you are probably here to see where your family departed from Ireland. I am of Irish descent, but my family immigrated from the port in Dublin. My...
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The Titanic Memorial

Though the sinking of the Lusitania evokes more memories in the history of Cobh, the sinking of the Titanic is also associated with this harbour town. Cobh (then Queenstown) was the last port of call...
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Fota Island

Fota Island is a 780 acre island that is just outside of the island that Cobh is on in Cork Harbour. There is a golf course and golf club where you can get a light lunch. They also have a great...
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"A Town With Too Many Memories"
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"Cobh, Ireland"
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"Cobh"
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"3 million irish are wrong !"
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"Cobh - Ireland's former gateway to the new world"
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