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St Patrick Street

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Address: Cork, Ireland
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Lovely place

Very friendly people all around. Sometimes could be busy but quit calm and relaxing at the same time.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Aleksas S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Pana as it's known to the locals has lost a lot of its character since the invasion of the large British dept. stores during the height of the Celtic Tiger. After being redesigned by Spanish urban architect Beth Gali, it certainly has a unique look and the broad boulevards are amenable to shoppers, buskers and browsers but for a better... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly people all around. Sometimes could be busy but quit calm and relaxing at the same time.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is in a very central position in cork city with many fine stores.It is close to the English Market and Opera Lane and most all the other shopping areas.In good weather the many buskers provide good entertainment and have many spectators.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be it shopping, window shopping, people watching .......patrick street is where it is all happening.... main street in cork city, you might even met some great cork characters ....

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Fine wide street with wide pedestrian pavements. Several large department stores including Marks and Spencer and some Irish stores such as Brown Thomas as well. Noted for the statue of Father Matthew at the Northern end.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Walking down this street, you'll find old shops, new shops, concert venues, Chinese restaurants. Great place for a day of shopping!

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Newmarket, Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Don't bypass this main street in the City... Loads of good shops. A variety of everything you need. Parking available in Merchants Quay or Paul Street Car Parks.

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Youghal, Ireland
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

please avoid this village altogether its not a city as advertised is six streets with a horrible English market not a very nice village do yourself a favour and please avoid at all costs

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Interesting and beautiful architecture. A real taste of an Irish city. As we walked from Patrick St. to the river, two twenty-something men who appeared to be under the influence were carrying a 72" television across the bridge and the "leader" was randomly shouting out incoherent remarks to various people on the street, all seemingly good-natured. Very entertaining. Cork in... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We walked this street and realised how long it was. It runs through the centre of Cork and is the main shopping street, with some big department stores. One of the nicest things about walking around Cork is that you keep crossing bridges and it is a bridge that leads onto this street. On a Saturday, there were entertainers including... More 

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