New Tourism Ireland video showcases Northern Ireland’s Game of Thrones locations
Feb27

New Tourism Ireland video showcases Northern Ireland’s Game of Thrones locations

Tourism Ireland has created a new Game of Thrones video to coincide with the launch of season 6. The video shows fans exploring some of the incredible Northern Ireland filming locations seen on HBO’s smash TV show, and the immersive activities visitors can do there. Northern Ireland is called Game of Thrones Territory for good reason. It’s been one of the show’s main filming locations since 2011, and is home to iconic locations like...

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Global Greening line-up for St Patrick’s Day 2017
Feb22

Global Greening line-up for St Patrick’s Day 2017

Stadiums, statues, castles and towers will go green to celebrate our national day One World Trade Center in New York, City Hall and Heron Tower in London, Plaça de Catalunya in Barcelona and Cloth Hall in Ypres join Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening for the first time One World Trade Center in New York – the main building of the re-built World Trade Center complex in New York and the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere – will...

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5,000 years of history come alive in Tourism Ireland’s latest video
Feb15

5,000 years of history come alive in Tourism Ireland’s latest video

5,000 years of history come alive in Tourism Ireland’s latest video Tourism Ireland has unveiled a charming timelapse video, showcasing locations around Ireland’s Ancient East – including Glendalough, Newgrange, Castletown House, Hook Lighthouse and Kilkenny Castle. Called “Dawn to Dusk in Ireland’s Ancient East”, the short film showcases some of the wonderful attractions visitors will experience when they travel here. From ancient...

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New Tourism Ireland film shows what makes Ireland unique!
Jan29

New Tourism Ireland film shows what makes Ireland unique!

Sheep rush hour, cable car commutes and private public beaches – some things visitors will only find on the island of Ireland! Tourism Ireland has unveiled a new film called “Only on the island of Ireland will you find …”, featuring eight things that make the island of Ireland unique, including deserted beaches and a matchmaker’s dream. The short film showcases eight unique experiences and things that visitors will only find when they...

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Irish Whiskey Museum offers something to pour over
Jan29

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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Trad session breaks out on Ryanair Plane
Dec31

Trad session breaks out on Ryanair Plane

Newstalk Host Daniel Kelly got a surprise session on the way from Copenhagen last week. Should be part of the Ryanair in house entertainment. Just landed in @DublinAirport. There was an impromptu trad session on the flight from Copenhagen. Is this a new feature @Ryanair ? pic.twitter.com/23KZP1fB17 — Daniel Kelly (@IsMiseDaniel) December 11,...

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Ireland has been named a “best destination in Europe” in China.
Nov16

Ireland has been named a “best destination in Europe” in China.

Ireland has been named a ‘best destination in Europe’, at an awards ceremony in China this week. The awards were organised by World Traveller Media, an information platform for Chinese travellers with its own travel magazine, TV, website and readers’ club. At the ceremony in Shanghai, Ireland was one of eight destinations listed in the “Best Destination Europe” category – in good company with Italy, France, Britain, Turkey, Czech...

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Tourism Ireland welcomes new SAS flight from Stockholm for 2017
Oct13

Tourism Ireland welcomes new SAS flight from Stockholm for 2017

Tourism Ireland warmly welcomes today’s announcement by SAS (Scandinavian Airlines) of a new flight from Stockholm to Shannon for next year. The new service will operate twice weekly, from August until mid-October 2017, and will certainly provide a welcome boost for tourism from Sweden to Shannon and the West of Ireland. Niall Gibbons, CEO of Tourism Ireland, said: “The announcement of a new SAS flight from Stockholm to Shannon is...

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‘Sarah’s Wonderful Honey’ buzzing with first UK listing in 477 Sainsbury Stores
Sep28

‘Sarah’s Wonderful Honey’ buzzing with first UK listing in 477 Sainsbury Stores

Kilkenny-based brand ‘Sarah’s Wonderful Honey’ has announced its new listing in 477 Sainsbury stores across England, Wales and Scotland and Northern Ireland. This represents a major listing for the speciality honey range which was created five years ago by Sarah Gough (33) as a new brand of her family business, Mileeven Fine Foods, founded by her mum Éilis Gough in 1988. Sarah’s Wonderful Honey range has increased exports of its...

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LiveIreland Top Irish Women To Follow On Instagram 2016
Sep26

LiveIreland Top Irish Women To Follow On Instagram 2016

North Carolina Rose of Tralee Maigan Kennedy @maigankennedy #hammingandglamming it up! Thank you @megzgriff @melbourneroseoftralee for the pic! #RoseofTralee #yallsncrose #ncrose #roseoftralee2016 #rosetour A photo posted by North Carolina Rose of Tralee (@ncroseoftralee) on Aug 14, 2016 at 3:03am PDT Aisling Redden Winter vibes #hygge#scandi#selectedfemme#beigeandblonde#newsweater#happyfriday A photo posted by Aisling Redden...

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