Shandon Tower & Bells November 12th 2011 It was such a beautiful day in Cork so Corey and I thought we should wander Cork a little bit more. We made our way past the Heineken Brewery in Cork and up to Shandon, Which was just across the River Lee. We walked down the main street and up small alleys following the Shandon Tower in the distance, until we reached the bottom of Shandon Tower. We payed our 2 Euro to the lady at the front door, w ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Cork » Cork Celtic tribes arrived on the island between 600-150 B.C. Invasions by Norsemen that began in the late 8th century were finally ended when King Brian BORU defeated the Danes in 1014. English invasions began in the 12th century and set off more than se... ... read more
Corey and Emilys UK, Ireland and European 12 month backpacking adventure :-) Please leave us a message on the message board when you visit!
Emily is studying at the University College of Cork in Ireland until December for one semester and Corey is Working as a Sales man at an awesome Jewellery shop in the centre of Cork also until the end of December.
We will be spending Christmas with Emilys family in Ireland and then spending a few weeks in France (including New Years) and England where we will be living in a holiday flat for a week in London with Emilys Parents.
After Christmas we ... full info