Irish Travel Links Galore
Mar11

Irish Travel Links Galore

Jessie over at Wandering Educators has been generous enough to share a collection of her favorite Irish travel. I’d encourage you to check out her hefty list. http://www.wanderingeducators.com/best/traveling/best-ireland-z-guide.html 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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Ireland and the Oscars… Your Pre-Awards Night Reading Material
Mar02

Ireland and the Oscars… Your Pre-Awards Night Reading Material

Tonight is Oscar night… Hollywood’s big night. As a result, there are several stories in the news that have ties to both the movies and Ireland. Here are a few you might enjoy: ‘Philomena’ deserves Oscar for best road trip Discovering Wicklow, Ireland’s movie capital Why Hollywood is the best travel agent in town Five Irish ‘near misses’ at the Oscars Video: Philomena Lee preps for Oscars at Oscar Wilde party...

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What Are Your Plans for St Patrick’s Day this Year?
Feb27

What Are Your Plans for St Patrick’s Day this Year?

St Patrick’s Day has become a bit of a global holiday… people from Dublin to Dubai to Denver will break from their daily routines to do something a little different for St Paddy’s Day (remember it’s Paddy not Patty – warning strong language may appear on this link). I’m curious what you’ll be doing this March 17th… do you have any special traditions? Use the comments section below to...

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A Bit of Irish Riverdance Heading to the Olympics

Figure skater Jason Brown brought a bit of “Riverdance” to the 2014 U.S. Men’s Figure Skating Championships. He brought down the house, and it earned him a spot on the Olympic team. Have a look… and enjoy! 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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Irish Travel Predictions and Trends for 2014
Dec31

Irish Travel Predictions and Trends for 2014

As we head into 2014, I thought I’d take a moment to highlight a few trends… maybe even make a prediction or two about what the new year holds for those planning a trip to Ireland. The Rise of the Wild West: Failté Ireland has spent the last year polishing up the west coast with a collection of road signs and amenities for its launch of the longest defined coastal driving route IN THE WORLD. They’re calling it the Wild...

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Introducing the Irish Fireside Pen Pal Project
Dec28

Introducing the Irish Fireside Pen Pal Project

We’re taking a break from digital with our new Pen Pal Project. Sign up at www.IrishFireside.com/penpals. Music by Anne Roos – www.celticharpmusic.com 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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