Cork Named One Of The Friendliest Cities In The World
Cork has been named one of the friendliest cities in the world.
The People's Republic sits proudly at number 17 out of 50 destinations on the list compiled by Big 7 Travel, beating the likes of major cities such as Singapore, Stockholm, Lisbon and London to name a few.
Big 7 Travel gathered data from a survey of their 1.5 million social media followers by asking them where they thought you would find the friendliest city in the world.
Cork was merited for it's charm and how the chances of a stranger greeting you on the street was extremely likely.
Dublin fared well in the survey taking 7th position overall.
Vancouver, Canada was voted the friendliest city in the world followed by Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Bruges In Belgium following in second and third place.
Italy's capital Rome finished last in 50th place despite it's popularity as s tourist destination.
More from Entertainment
Deliveroo reveal most popular food spots by neighbourhood in Cork over lockdown!
Deliveroo have crunched the data and have revealed the most ordered food spots in different neighbourhoods around Cork city during lockdown!
Rooney Mara and Joaquin Pheonix welcome baby boy, naming him River
According to reports, actors Rooney Mara and Joaquin Pheonix have welcomed their first baby together.
Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid announced birth of baby
Former One Direction star Zayn Malik and model girlfriend Gigi Hadid have announced the birth of their first child on social media.
Cork food to take centre stage on Mary Berry's latest BBC show this week
Mary Berry's newest BBC show 'Mary Berry's Simple Comforts' will feature Cork food tomorrow night.
Jimmy Carr announces two Cork shows
Comedian Jimmy Carr has announced two shows in Cork for 2021.
No luck of the Irish in last night's Emmy Awards for Normal People and Fiona Shaw
A virtual version of the Emmys took place last night with stars connecting via video link from all over the world.