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Unforgettable Things to do in Cork

Cork is a city with nature's beauty. There are plenty of unforgettable things to do in Cork. Read on to know more.

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If you want to relax in the middle of nature, then Cork is an excellent choice. It is the second-largest city in the Republic of Ireland. It is situated on Ireland's south coast and is connected to the sea through a slim channel called passage west and Cork harbour. The city has witnessed many struggles, such as Vikings' raids and occupation by the English forces. Still, the city has survived & flourished into a beautiful city that has many life experiences to share with its travellers.

Wondering what to do in Cork? Below you can find a checklist of the top 5 memorable things to do in Cork to make your trip epic.

5 Unforgettable Things to Do in Cork

1. Heart of the city - English Market

If you want to see Cork, then you should start your journey from the English Market. It is located in the heart of the city. The main highlight of the market is the striking fountain in the middle & quirky roof. Travellers can find fresh local products, fruits, vegetables, seafood, etc. If you are a coffee lover, then you should try Irish coffee here. There are some restaurants and bars with delicious food & unique souvenirs. Many stalls are selling meat and snacks at a minimal cost. The fame of the English Market grew twice with the visit of Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain. So, whether you are carrying lots of money or minimal, the market is open for everyone.

2. Walk through history - Titanic in Cobh

Titanic is an incident that has touched thousands of hearts and will forever remain in our memories, but are you curious to know that day or the background of the people who boarded that ship? If you feel like it, then you should visit Cobh, a small port town where you will see thousands of ships passing by. It has one more peculiarity that it is the last place where the titanic ship stopped for passengers boarding before encountering the tragedy. To remember those people, a titanic ticket office has been recreated. You get to learn more about that day, the background of the passengers and many heart-touching stories from locals.

3. Shop at St. Patrick's Street

St. Patrick's Street is one of the main shopping hubs. Here, you can see some of the finest shops and the well-known department store Brown Thomas where you can find exclusive luxury brands. People from different parts of Ireland come here for a luxurious shopping experience.

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4. A kiss at Blarney Stone

Blarney Castle is one of the beautiful castles surrounded by gardens and a lake. The tourist spot is popular to kiss the Blarney Stone. It is good to reach earlier due to the long queue. It is one of the unforgettable things to do in Cork.

5. The popular bell - Shandon Bells & Tower

You can click a lovely image of Cork city from here. The bell songs from the bell tower are fantastic and will be a treat to your ears.

Final Words

It is just a layout of fun things to do in Cork. Many other things are there to explore in Cork. So, get ready to pack your bag and book your cruise through www.cruisebooking.com and have a memorable visit to Cork. Find out about cruise travel tips and ideas for first-time cruisers if you're planning to cruise for the first time.

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