The Cliffs of Moher Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before
Apr22

The Cliffs of Moher Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before

The Cliffs of Moher Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before Via: Wiebe de Jager The Cliffs of Moher (Irish: Aillte an Mhothair) [1] are located at the southwestern edge of the Burren region in County Clare, Ireland. [2][3] They rise 120 metres (390 ft) above the Atlantic Ocean at Hag’s Head, and reach their maximum height of 214 metres (702 ft) just north of O’Brien’s Tower, eight kilometres to the north. [4] A...

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The Best 10 Beaches In Ireland
Apr09

The Best 10 Beaches In Ireland

With summer on the way and the spring sunshine out in full force, we can only smell the sand dunes and salty air with a selection of our top ten favourite beaches to visit in Ireland:                        ...

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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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OPEN THE DOOR FOR THREE The Joyful Hour
Apr01

OPEN THE DOOR FOR THREE The Joyful Hour

Copperplate Consultants 68, Belleville Road, London SW11 6pp Tel/Fax 0207 585 0357 web site: www.copperplateconsultants.com Email copperplate68@gmail.com OPEN THE DOOR FOR THREE The Joyful Hour March 16th marks the release date for the third CD from top USA trad outfit Open the Door For Three, they took their name from a tune in The Goodman Collection) the CD is entitled The Joyful Hour. And joyful it is, featuring the talents of 3 of...

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Ireland’s Viking Story
Mar24

Ireland’s Viking Story

Two cities celebrate their Viking past this Easter weekend at Dublin’s DUBLINIA VIKINGFEST 2018 (30 March–2 April) and the WATERFORD VIKING FESTIVAL 2018 (31 March–2 April). From the ancient Viking traces of Waterford city in Ireland’s Ancient East, to the foundations of medieval Dublin, Ireland invites the world to celebrate its Viking past this Easter, with two wonderful events: the Viking Festival 2018, Waterford (31 March-April...

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Powerscourt House and Gardens, Co Wicklow
Mar18

Powerscourt House and Gardens, Co Wicklow

Powerscourt House and Gardens is located in Enniskerry, County Wicklow in the most picturesque natural surrounds. It is reported that Powerscourt House was built upon the remnants of a two storey strategic 13th century castle originally built by the la Poer family, a Norman family. The estate is so very intertwined with Irish history and the history of the local area. Richard Wingfield, Viscount Powerscourt, and then owner of the...

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Allie Sherlock Gets 1.2 Million viewers busking on Grafton Street
Mar18

Allie Sherlock Gets 1.2 Million viewers busking on Grafton Street

12 year old Allie Sherlock from Cork was offered a skit on the The Ellen Show and turned it down as she wants to keep busking and performing as a hobby. Regardless we can see a huge career ahead and the vid below explains...

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Glendalough Distillery tells the ancient story of Irish Whiskey as you’ve never seen it before
Mar18

Glendalough Distillery tells the ancient story of Irish Whiskey as you’ve never seen it before

As the regular liveIreland reader knows, we’re huge fans of Co Wicklow’s famous monastic settlement Glendalough. Here the Glendalough Distillery gives us a cinematic eyeful of the valley like you’ve never seen it before.  ...

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The Palace Bar in Dublin’s Temple Bar (Podcast)
Mar18

The Palace Bar in Dublin’s Temple Bar (Podcast)

Bertie Keogh, ex-barman at the Palace Bar in Temple Bar, tells us about the history of drinking in...

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Live St Patrick’s Day Irish Music Radio from Dublin, Ireland.
Mar16

Live St Patrick’s Day Irish Music Radio from Dublin, Ireland.

  We’re live all day the 17th March with live music and craic with David Lattimer 12:00 to 14:00 Bill Margeson and Imelda 12:00 to 14:00 Alan O’Leary 14:00 to 16:00 Bill Margeson and Imelda 18:00 to 20:00 Sean Conway 20:00 to 24:00 More updates as we get them.    ...

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