7 Choices for Cork Harbour Festival 2021

Cork Harbour Festival, now in its seventh year, continues to unite heritage, water sports, outdoor activities, culture, nature, conversation and conservation through its common theme: celebrating Cork’s connection with the water, its river and harbour. This years festival is in full swing and we’ve put together 7 suggestions for things to see & do. For…

Experiencing Lockdown & Covid-19 Restrictions in Cork.

We asked 6 young people from all over the world what their experience of lockdown life was like here in Cork. Over the coming weeks we will be posting their interviews to give you a sense of what Covid has been like here. We’ve spoken to Cristina, Anais and now it’s the turn of Tiev…

Experiencing Lockdown & Covid-19 Restrictions in Cork.

We asked 6 young people from all over the world what their experience of lockdown life was like here in Cork. Over the coming weeks we will be posting their interviews to give you a sense of what Covid has been like here. First we had Cristina, now meet Anais from France! Can you tell…

Experiencing Lockdown & Covid Restrictions in Cork.

We asked 6 young people from all over the world what their experience of lockdown life was like here in Cork. Over the next 6 weeks we will be posting their interviews to give you a sense of what Covid has been like here. First up is Cristina from Spain! Can you tell us your…

Travel Inspiration for Your Long Weekend!

Ahead of the May Bank Holiday Weekend, we have put together some exploring inspiration for Cork City & County! COBH & SPIKE ISLAND Cobh is a pretty town built on a steep hill on the Great Island in Cork Harbor. It is only 20 minutes from Cork city and there are hourly train and bus…

SOME IDEAS TO CELEBRATE EARTH DAY 2021

Every year, on April 22nd, Earth Day is celebrated around the world. In 1970 an environmental movement began in the United States in which 20 million people demonstrated by taking to the streets to fight for a healthy environment. Earth Day is an annual event that brings together people who are focused on protecting the…

Our 5 Cork International Film Festival Favorites

2020 marks the 65th year of the Cork International Film Festival! Although we unfortunately can’t enjoy the festival with a big bag of popcorn in one of many venues across Leeside you can still make the most of all CIFF has to offer from the comfort of your own home! To help you get a…

Our 5 Choices For Culture Night 2020

Cork City Culture night 2020 is only just around the corner! (it’s tomorrow in fact) So we decided to put together this short list of our 5 Culture Night choices.

5 Ways to Stay Cool in Cork.

Temperatures are due to reach 25 degrees today in Cork, so we thought we’d make a list of 5 sure ways to stay nice & cool! Read on below. Grab an iced coffee in Sicilian Delights on Magazine Road! This lovely little cafe is owned & run by chef Dario Di Giandomenico who’s from (you…

Our CELTA Course is Now 100% Online!

Have you ever considered teaching? Would you like to see the world and experience different cultures? The Cambridge CELTA is your passport to the world and Cork English College is proud to be able to offer the unique opportunity of completing your Cambridge CELTA 100% online. The 100% Online CELTA has exactly the same content…

Travel the World with CEC’s CELTA Course!

Cork English College is delighted to announce that we will now be offering a CELTA course! It is a certificate in teaching English to speakers of other languages and is an introductory teaching qualification awarded by Cambridge Assessment English, which is part of the University of Cambridge. It is one of the most recognised ELT (English…

Valencia Football Club is Teaming Up with CEC!

Cork English College (CEC) is delighted to introduce you to a new junior programme for summer 2020, which is English and football with Valencia football club! Following from the success of our Football with FC Porto programme, we have now teamed up with one of Spain’s most well-known clubs.  Valencia CF has many accomplishments including…