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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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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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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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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