Hottest Summer Since 1976
Jul05

Hottest Summer Since 1976

Dublin like much of the country has experienced the hottest weather in 40 years. Beachfronts are packed and the glorious weather brings out the probably the best coastline of any city anywhere in the world. The famous “Forty Foot”, a swimming spot featured in James Joyce’s Ulysses, sees bumper numbers of locals and tourists alike plunging into its depts followed by ice cream from the hole in the wall at Sandycove....

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Meet Ireland’s next potential President John Groarke
Jul04

Meet Ireland’s next potential President John Groarke

We’ve had civil servants, politicians and senior state officials having a go at running for the presidency but never an ordinary Irish citizen. Meet John Groarke from Tulsk in Co Roscommon who lives in a small two bedroom country house and ran into hard times recently with essential renovations. His campaign platform will focus on the homeless and others who are poorly treated in the Health Service. John hopes to be the first...

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Ireland is the ultimate hotspot for summer
Jun01

Ireland is the ultimate hotspot for summer

Tourism Ireland has created a new online film inviting potential visitors everywhere to come and discover the island of Ireland during the summer months and immerse themselves in our culture. Titled “What makes summer in Ireland so special”, the video reminds travellers around the world that Ireland is unbeatable for a summer break. It highlights our breath-taking road trips, along the Causeway Coastal Route and the Wild...

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Irish Whiskey Museum offers something to pour over
May02

Irish Whiskey Museum offers something to pour over

The only Irish whiskey museum in the world has opened its doors in the centre of Dublin. The unique attraction chronicles the story of Irish whiskey, looking at everything from its taste and flavour, to the rise, fall and current worldwide renaissance of the Irish whiskey industry. The museum features a range of enjoyable, interactive exhibitions spread out across five rooms in a location right in the heart of the city’s ‘golden mile’...

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The Wild Atlantic Way – Now Virtually Impossible to Miss!
Apr09

The Wild Atlantic Way – Now Virtually Impossible to Miss!

Virtual Reality Tours of the Wild Atlantic Way Piloted by Fáilte Ireland at International Tourism Fair in Berlin Fáilte Ireland has captured a number of unmissable experiences along the Wild Atlantic Way for virtual reality (VR) viewing, giving people the chance to remotely experience 3D tours of the coastal route. Piloted last week at the international tourism fair ITB in Berlin, VR gives Fáilte Ireland the chance to show buyers and...

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The World Goes Green For St Patrick’s Day
Mar08

The World Goes Green For St Patrick’s Day

Tourism Ireland reveals the quirkiest ‘Greenings’ for St Patrick’s Day 2018 More pictures below. What do the Big Banana in Australia, an Ethiopian Airlines aircraft in Addis Ababa and two rhino statues in Nairobi have in common? They are just some of the more unusual participants in Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening initiative for St Patrick’s Day 2018. Tourism Ireland’s annual Global Greening initiative has gone from strength to...

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New Tourism Ireland video shows why Ireland is the perfect place to be!
Feb19

New Tourism Ireland video shows why Ireland is the perfect place to be!

Welcome to Ireland! It’s not just something we say when you arrive. The warmth of an Irish welcome stays with you long after you leave. So come on over, we’ll show you some hidden gems, and introduce you to new friends that will make your evenings last even...

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How to get to the Skellig Islands
Feb10

How to get to the Skellig Islands

Tourism Ireland video shows how to get to the Skellig Islands Tourism Ireland has created a short, animated video showing prospective visitors how they can get to the Skellig Islands – home to both monastic settlements and Jedi Temples! The film has been produced by Tourism Ireland to show how to get there via land, air and sea. Since making an appearance in the final scene of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Skellig Michael has become...

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Mark Hamill praises Ireland’s starring role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Jan16

Mark Hamill praises Ireland’s starring role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

New Tourism Ireland film celebrates Ireland’s Star Wars connections The Wild Atlantic Way has been catapulted to global fame since the opening of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, wowing millions of Star Wars fans everywhere. Tourism Ireland today launched the final phase of its latest Star Wars campaign, targeting fans of the science fiction franchise around the world. In a new film, created to celebrate Ireland’s starring role in The Last...

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Irish Cryptocurrency IrishCoin up 700% in overnight trading.
Jan07

Irish Cryptocurrency IrishCoin up 700% in overnight trading.

A legacy cryptocoin that we’ve covered since it’s inception, Irishcoin has stood the test of time in crypto terms since 2014. The team have been working diligently in the background over the years to keep the coin alive whilst stalwarts like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple have dominated the crypto scene. With close to one trillion dollars moving into the crypto space, legacy coins like IRL have not only the novelty Irish...

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