Cork City in detail


Internet Access

Free wi-fi is available throughout the city centre's main streets and public spaces, including the bus and train stations. Internet cafe; also offers low-cost international phone cards.

LGBT Travellers

Cork has an out and proud gay scene that rivals Dublin's. Most nightlife venues are concentrated in the west end of the city centre, and most are mixed-crowd, all-welcome places.

Chambers Bar Cork's biggest and liveliest gay bar, with DJs playing till 2am, themed entertainment nights and outrageous cocktails.

Cork Pride Week-long festival with events throughout the city.

Emerson House Gay and lesbian B&B in an elegant Georgian house. Host Cyril is a mine of information.

Gay Cork ( What's-on listings and directory.

L.InC Resource centre for lesbians and bisexual women.


Tourist Information

Cork City Tourist Office Information desk, and free city maps and self-guided walk leaflets.

People's Republic of Cork ( Picking up on the popular nickname for the liberal-leaning city, this indie website provides excellent info.