Capturing the Essence of Ireland

Eight years ago, travel agents Bernard and Marie Hayes spent a summer at their holiday home in west Cork.

12th May, 2007

Eight years ago, travel agents Bernard and Marie Hayes spent a summer at their holiday home in west Cork.

They were so taken with the scenery, seascape and easy way of life in the area around Clonakilty that they decided to make it their permanent home.

The couple have been involved in the travel business for 30 years - they own and operate Bernard Hayes Travel in Cork.

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago