killarney park

A detour from Cork to Black Valley Hostel

  Stunning mountain roads, seaside villages and calm rivers. March 13 marked my birthday and the second day of our 9 day long road trip along the Wild Atlantic Way. A great way to celebrate if I say so! I am ever so lucky that Imke has such a great internship and I get to […]

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Sheilas by night

New Hostel in Cork City

An Óige are pleased to announce that they have a new franchise hostel opening in Cork City on April 8th. Popular city centre hostel, Sheila’s Hostel will take over from the Cork International Hostel as An Óige’s premier city centre hostel in Cork. Marketing Manager Roy Murray said “We have been waiting six years to […]

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Halloween in Cork

7 Ways to Get Your Thrills this Halloween in Cork

Cork has some of the spookiest places in Ireland. So if you like scaring the bejesus out of yourself, then October is the perfect time to visit. Cork International Hostel is the perfect launchpad for your mischief and mayhem. Read on for the most frightening places to visit in Cork. Beware. You may never sleep again. 7 Ways to Get Your […]

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water activities in galway

Water Activities in Ireland

The great thing about our hostels is that they are ideal locations for water activities in Ireland. We have lakes, rivers and puddles galore. We get a few drops of rain now and then. We have a sea to the east and an ocean on the west so we are surrounded by water. As 10 […]

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