#139 Exploring “Delightful Dublin with Emily Westbrooks” — AUDIO
Oct02

#139 Exploring “Delightful Dublin with Emily Westbrooks” — AUDIO

The pages of “Delightful Dublin” feel like you’re spending a day exploring a Dublin neighborhood with a good friend showing you her favorite places to eat, shop, play, and meet people. I’ve been lucky enough to chat with author Emily Westbrooks about her beloved city. Have a listen and feel free to review the show notes: CLICK THE PLAY BUTTON below to listen...

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Live Chat! Take a Virtual Trip to Milwaukee Irish Fest
Aug14

Live Chat! Take a Virtual Trip to Milwaukee Irish Fest

I’m teaming up with Jody from Ireland Family Travel and Eoin from Bitesize Irish Gaelic this Saturday at Milwaukee Irish Fest at 5pm CST for a casual meetup. Can’t make it to Milwaukee? You can join us live on Google Hangouts. When the time comes you’ll be able to watch it LIVE in the box above. OR you can visit the Google Hangout page at https://plus.google.com/events/c4ntpcmmkash991ijk19f9mec5s Enjoy this post?If...

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Highlights of the Wild Atlantic Way
Jun13

Highlights of the Wild Atlantic Way

You may have heard about Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way… the world’s longest defined coastal driving route. It’s quite spectacular and the folks at the Dunloe Hotel put together a little infographic that I thought did a nice job of featuring some of the highlights along the route. Enjoy this post?If so, join our list of e-newsletter subscribers. You’ll receive our favorite news stories on Irish travel and...

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My Introduction to Irish Tug-of-War
May18

My Introduction to Irish Tug-of-War

For me, every visit to Ireland starts off with a round of visits to cousins and neighbors. This week when I met up with my cousin John; and after we caught up on all the news, he had an interesting request… he asked for my boarding pass. Yes, that little piece of paper that seems to follow me around everywhere I go… even after leaving the airport. It ends up, his tug-of-war club is applying for a grant, and part of...

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Today is Riverdance’s 20th Birthday
Apr30

Today is Riverdance’s 20th Birthday

It’s hard to believe that 20 years ago a little dance act took to the stage while Ireland was hosting the Eurovision song contest and kicked off the international sensation known as Riverdance. The segment was quickly extended into a full-length show and has been touring the world ever since. Here’s a link to the original segment… you’ll see why it wowed the audience. Enjoy this post?If so, join our list of...

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A Special Gift for You: Remarkable Places in Ireland FREE eBook Download
Mar16

A Special Gift for You: Remarkable Places in Ireland FREE eBook Download

Happy St Patrick’s Day March 17th is always a great day around the Irish Fireside… with everyone sporting green and celebrating with their unique family traditions. This year, I wanted to add to the festivities by giving you something very special. It’s an advance look at my new ebook called “Remarkable Places in Ireland: Part One.” As the title suggests, it’s about sites in Ireland; and it’s...

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