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Posted by on Apr 14, 2009 in Irish Travel Resources | 1 comment

This Week's Headlines – Irish Travel

corey says…Here are our favorite Irish Travel/Irish Interest headlines from the last few days. Get them as we post via Twitter… www.twitter.com/IrishFireside

  1. Poor economy may be helping Irish B&Bs! http://is.gd/smIF
  2. Get to know the Irish Wolfhound http://is.gd/smcc
  3. Ireland’s whiskey trail. http://is.gd/smb1
  4. It’s an Irish round tower AND a radio antenna. http://trcb.com/Travel/Destinations/The-Enigma-of-the-Irish-Round-Towers-Part-One-5366.htm
  5. 10 Great Dublin Pubs www.irishcentral.com/travel/10-Great-Dublin-Pubs.html
  6. RT @EWanderlust: Low fares boost travel to Europe http://tr.im/iKSH
  7. Picky Irish women www.independent.ie/lifestyle/independent-woman/love-sex/love-women-more-fussy-than-romantic-it-seems-1705233.html (via @IrishRootsCafe)
  8. RT @mindieb Thoor Ballylee – 16th cen. Norman castle restored by W. B. Yeats – a very mystical place…read more here www.thinplace.net/2009/04/thoor-ballylee.html
  9. I Just entered to win an iPod every week. You should too! Follow @nickbowditch and retweet. http://bit.ly/T5GKO
  10. RT @IrishRootsCafe: RT @ArchaeologyDN Wood you believe it? Stonehenge find at Tara www.archaeologydaily.com/news/index.php?/Wood-you-believe-it-Stonehenge-find-at-Tara.html
  11. This video still gets me choked up. http://is.gd/s5jg
  12. Traffic is down 4% in Ireland…good news for roadtrips. http://is.gd/s3iH
  13. RT @IrishTimes 2,000 gathered outside Dublin’s GPO to commemorate 93rd anniv of the 1916 Uprising www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/breaking/2009/0412/breaking10.htm
  14. Let me tell you about the warm Irish-American welcome we received. http://is.gd/rP6L
  15. A few more Irish Easter traditions www.yourirish.com/easter-in-ireland.htm
  16. Looking back at the Easter Uprising of 1916. www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/easterrising/
  17. Easter recipes from Ireland www.irishcultureandcustoms.com/2Kitch/rEaster.html
  18. Ireland’s #Easter traditions www.irishcultureandcustoms.com/ACalend/EasterSat.html
  19. @irish3509 This podcast episode might help you with your phone in Ireland question…just hit Play Episode. www.irishfireside.com/54mobile.htm
  20. So many interesting, wonderful people to meet when you #travel – have a listen http://is.gd/rP6L
  21. A visit from Queen Victoria in 1861 turned Killarney into a tourism hub. Mtns, lakes, grand homes & quaint town
  22. Oh to walk 112 gorgeous miles along the Dingle Way www.associatedcontent.com/article/164650/the_dingle_way_ireland_walking_trip.html
  23. Five mistakes visitors make to ireland: www.irishfireside.wordpress.com/2009/04/07/five-mistakes-visitors-to-ireland-make-list-1/
  24. Hey Canadians, your free trip to Ireland awaits http://is.gd/rVhU
  25. RT @OutdoorsIreland Fab kayak trip on Lakes of Killarney past Ross Castle-last place in IRE to fall to Cromwell www.youtube.com/watch?v=1vJdjUB-VEo
  26. RT @IrishRootsCafe: The Proper Spelling of #Irish Family Names – is there such a thing? video www.irishroots.com/id4918.htm
  27. Virtual Tours of Ireland…choose a destination from the map www.lookaroundireland.com/mapofcelticireland.htm
  28. Does the ‘Real’ Ireland Still Exist? http://travel.nytimes.com/2008/05/18/travel/18ireland.html
  29. Gay Ireland www.examiner.com/x-2026-SF-Gay-Travel-Examiner~y2009m3d16-Dublin-welcomes-gays

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