North Main St Car Park (for the Gate Cinema) will be open late for the Festival from 11th to 20th Nov inclusive (Monday to Saturday 8.30am to 12 midnight; Sunday 10.00am to 12 midnight)
This is the website for the Irish Tourism Board, Failte Ireland, and provides comprehensive advice for visitors to Ireland regarding accommodation, where to go and things to see.
GEORGINA CAMPBELL’S IRELAND
Well-known independent guide with detailed recommendations for places to eat, drink and stay
Another comprehensive source for independent recommendations – accommodation, restaurants and bars.
CORK CITY COUNCIL’S VISITOR WEBSITE
Useful tips for visitors to Cork
New York Times reviews Cork in 36 hours:
“WHILE Cork may officially be Ireland’s second city, don’t suggest that to one of its proud residents. The melodious reply — most likely delivered in a rich brogue sprinkled with gammin (Cork slang for Cork slang) — may contain playful swipes at that larger town over on the Irish Sea. But it’s this spark and warmth of Cork, a remnant of the city’s enduring rebel history, that captivate the visitor and — along with its picturesque setting along the River Lee and its dedication to the arts and good food and drink — make it a convincing rival to Dublin.” Read more here.