:: About Kinsale
a medieval fishing port, historic Kinsale (from
the Irish, Ceann tSaile - 'Head of the Sea') is
now known as the 'Culinary Capital of Ireland'.
Located on the south west coast of Ireland, Kinsale
is full of character and charm.
the 17th and 18th centuries Kinsale was an
important English naval base, and it still
has a distinct Georgian flavour. With its
yacht-filled harbour, brightly painted cottages,
bow-windowed houses and displays of flowers
in pots, tub and handing baskets, it marks
the beginning of scenic West Cork, and well
deserves it's booming tourist industry. Only
18 miles from Cork, it is ideally placed as
a deep-sea angling and yachting centre.
only does this town lay claim to being the oldest
town in Ireland, but it is also renowned internationally
for the number and quality of restaurants in
the town. It is hailed as the gourmet capital
of Ireland, with no shortage of pubs and restaurants
to suit every taste. However relaxed or active
you wish to be on your holiday Kinsale allows
you to take things at your own pace.
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We also offer Top Quality Holiday Homes
with Parking in the Centre of Kinsale more»
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RJ Tierney Racing:
The home of Ruaidhri Tierney Racing more»
Kinsale pottery and Art School combines
the working studio of Adrian Wistreich with teaching facilities
for adults and children and a gallery displaying the work of local
and national artists.....
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