32 Counties of Ireland. Home to craggy cliffs and windswept valleys, to ancient castles and modern cities and roads that unfurl like ribbons, Ireland is uncommonly rich with both natural wonders and manmade attractions.
Kilcrea Friary - County Cork, Ireland The name Kilcrea means the Church of Cre', a woman who founded a hermitabe here before the time of the Franciscans. The name in Irish is Cill Chre and means the Cell of Cere, Cera or Cyra, a saint who lived in the 6th Century and is said to have founded a nunnery about a mile east of the friary in the parish of St. Owen's, now called Ovens. (appropriate...)