Insight Step by Step Guides: Cork & Southwest Ireland by Insight Guides
Cork and Southwest Ireland is a brand new title for the Insight Step by Step series. This itinerary-based guide details 12 of the best walks and tours of Cork and Southwest Ireland, written by a local expert, for that personal touch and insider information. All itineraries are arranged by theme for a truly tailor-made travel experience, with itineraries focused on exploring everywhere from Cork City and pretty Bantry Bay, to the spectacular beauty of the Ring of Kerry and further afield to Bunratty, Limerick and Adare. From beaches to castles, great views to fine foods, this guide covers the best of Cork and Southwest Ireland to make your trip truly unforgettable. For those wanting to enjoy the full travel experience, this is an ideal way to link the top attractions with places to eat, drink and rest along the way, along with opening times and admission prices. All itineraries are marked on full-colour detailed maps alongside the text and also on a separate, fully indexed pull-out map that can be used in conjunction with the guide or independently, to ensure easy navigation at all times. Coloured text boxes provide a summary of the tour duration and overall distance so you can choose the appropriate tour for the amount of time you have to spare. This is the only guide to contain 'Only in - ' information; highlighting unique experiences exclusive to Cork and Southwest Ireland. You will also find an 'Overview' section detailing many different aspects of Cork and Southwest Ireland's culture and history relevant to visitors, including shopping, entertainment, sports and key dates in history. The 'Directory' section contains a clearly organised A -Z list of practical information, including hotel and restaurant listings for all budgets, information on religion, money, transport, health and much. The stylish design, full colour photography throughout and durable, flexibound cover makes this guide not only a pleasure to read, but also the ultimate companion when exploring this wonderful destination.