Irish Cryptocurrency giveaway for St Patrick’s Day
Mar15

Irish Cryptocurrency giveaway for St Patrick’s Day

Press release 2192 free to share: IrishCoin and the all-new CryptoCafe on Aungier Street in Dublin will be giving away €5 worth of IrishCoin (IRL) to the first 20 customers for every purchase of coffee in store. Just call in and ask for your IRL on the day! Slainte! The IrishCoin team will be rolling out it’s updated digital wallets in April so you can buy Coffee in IRL at the CryptoCafe and other outlets in Dublin. CryptoCafe was...

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Tourism Ireland’s New Happy St Patrick’s Day Video
Mar15

Tourism Ireland’s New Happy St Patrick’s Day Video

Tourism Ireland has unveiled a new online film for St Patrick’s Day 2018, to encourage prospective holidaymakers to come and visit Ireland this year. The story of St Patrick has fascinated the world for centuries. Almost 1,600 years after he first came to the island of Ireland, our international visitors can still witness his legacy today. Tourism Ireland’s latest video celebrates the legacy of Ireland’s famous patron saint, as people...

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Game of Thrones Star Liam Cunningham To Lead This Year’s St. Patrick’s Festival Parade
Mar09

Game of Thrones Star Liam Cunningham To Lead This Year’s St. Patrick’s Festival Parade

Dublin star of the stage and screen Liam Cunningham has been selected by St. Patrick’s Festival to lead this year’s Festival Parade which will wind its way through the streets of the capital from 12 noon on March 17th. The East Wall native was chosen in recognition of his outstanding contribution to Irish acting both at home and internationally. Liam Cunningham, one of Ireland’s most recognisable actors, is probably best known for his...

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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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Connla on Ice!
Mar04

Connla on Ice!

You have undoubtedly heard of the mega-snow storm that has swept much of Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales before it! Historic and unprecedented amounts of snow. “Mega” is the word, alright! Below–a picture of the current situation!  There are Conor and Emer Mallon from the hot new group, Connla giving us an idea of it all. Ireland is famous for the rain, not the snow! But, after this, well…. Enjoy this vid...

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Global Greening line-up for St Patrick’s Day 2018
Feb21

Global Greening line-up for St Patrick’s Day 2018

Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening 2018 sees the return of the Sydney Opera House and new additions like the San Mamés stadium in Bilbao and Chimo the Polar Bear in Canada 300+ stadiums, statues, museums and towers set to go green to celebrate our national day The fountains in London’s Trafalgar Square, Chimo the Polar Bear statue in Ontario and the San Mamés stadium in Bilbao – the home of Athletic Club Bilbao – will join Tourism...

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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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Tourism Minister Brendan Griffin and Tourism Ireland unveil new strategy to grow tourist numbers from the United States to 2 million
Jan31

Tourism Minister Brendan Griffin and Tourism Ireland unveil new strategy to grow tourist numbers from the United States to 2 million

New strategy targets +23% growth in American visitors by 2021 The United States offers considerable potential for Irish tourism, according to a new Tourism Ireland strategy launched today by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Brendan Griffin TD. The strategy aims to build on recent success and to anticipate the various opportunities and challenges in the years ahead. It sets out ambitious targets which will see the island of...

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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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