Pick of Picnic Spots in Ireland
Jul16

Pick of Picnic Spots in Ireland

Grab some Irish cheese, bit of bread and a refreshing beverage and you’re ready for a picnic in Ireland. The Irish Times takes us around the Emerald Isle to share their favorite spots for picnics. Ireland’s Best Picnic Spots >> Enjoy this post?If so, join our list of e-newsletter subscribers. You’ll receive our favorite news stories on Irish travel and culture delivered to your...

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Cork’s English Market
Jul16

Cork’s English Market

Hidden in plain sight, Cork’s indoor English Market offers a secret city within the center of town. After Ireland With Kids reminded us Don’t Miss the English Market in Cork and RTÉ Radio 1’s Documentary called Cork’s Hidden Village, I’m keen to return. My favorite line from the documentary came from a merchant who followed in her mother’s footsteps in the market, “My mother fed Cork.”...

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Oh Those Fresh Irish Oysters
Jun30

Oh Those Fresh Irish Oysters

My first time tasting Irish oysters! The were very… er… fresh! Enjoy this post?If so, join our list of e-newsletter subscribers. You’ll receive our favorite news stories on Irish travel and culture delivered to your...

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Honeymooners Hunt for a Good Cup of Coffee in Ireland
Jun21

Honeymooners Hunt for a Good Cup of Coffee in Ireland

When Michael Brown and his wife spent their honeymoon in Ireland last month, they weren’t expecting sunshine, warm weather, and great coffee. Past travelers had warned them that all three were a rare find on the Emerald Isle. Fortunately, the predictions were wrong, and the couple got more out of their trip than they ever expected. Michael documented his quest for good coffee in Ireland at the Daily Shot of Coffee blog. Every...

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Your Visit to Dublin Pubs
May30

Your Visit to Dublin Pubs

Dublin Pubs can be traditional or trendy, can serve pub grub or gastro gourmet, can hook you up with great music or a great date. This video from the Irish Independent tells you where you’ll find the craic in the fair city! Enjoy this post?If so, join our list of e-newsletter subscribers. You’ll receive our favorite news stories on Irish travel and culture delivered to your...

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Q & A: Irish Pubs and Etiquette
May10

Q & A: Irish Pubs and Etiquette

Oh, the allure of the Irish pub… warm, friendly, and the best tasting pint to ever touch your lips. Generally, a visit to a pub is simple and straightforward… you order yourself a drink and enjoy the craic. But our readers want to know the ins and outs of a REAL Irish pub. Here are four questions that will help put you in-the-know.   Is there a protocol in pubs when someone buys you a drink and the drinks keep coming...

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