The Deck of Cards

14 Aug

Last weekend I had 3 friends visiting from Holland and brought them to colorful Cobh for the day. On of my favorite things about Cobh is the ‘Deck of Cards’, a row of beautifully painting houses stacked up on a hill overlooking the town below. With the stunning St Colman’s Cathedral perched on a hill behind them, the houses make for some pretty amazing photos.

What do you think , fancy living here?

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7 Responses to “The Deck of Cards”

  1. Miranda Metheny August 15, 2012 at 12:37 am #

    Gorgeous! I love it. :)

  2. Michelle Gillies August 15, 2012 at 1:12 am #

    I will have to put this on my list of things to see if I ever get there. This must be the area that the streets in Newfoundland are fashioned after. There is a very high ancestry from Ireland in Newfoundland and it is kind of a mini Ireland.

  3. Dave August 15, 2012 at 7:00 am #

    Amazing photos :-)

  4. restlessjo August 15, 2012 at 9:22 pm #

    Very “Irish” looking, and that’s no bad thing.

  5. David Albrecht August 16, 2012 at 12:14 am #

    The first photo is especially striking. Kudos to the neighborhood’s residents.

  6. lifeisacelebration August 24, 2012 at 5:52 am #

    Love the colors! Now in my bucket list…..

  7. dotdos August 26, 2012 at 4:17 pm #

    Much fancy being there (at least in summer, right?). The row of colorful houses is beautiful.

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