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Jan19

Ask Us a Question

If there’s something you’d like to know about Irish travel, send it our way… your query might even appear on our blog, e-newsletter, or podcast. You can send your question via email (include text or an audio recording) or you can leave a voicemail at 414-395-0633 (a US number), or you can record and send your question below (this option might not be available on all...

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#153 A Daily Dose of Ireland with Alexa and the Amazon Echo
Jun18

#153 A Daily Dose of Ireland with Alexa and the Amazon Echo

  Here’s an overview of how you can keep up on Irish music, news, weather, books, and travel plans using the Amazon Echo. Audio Version: SHOW NOTES 00:05 Alexa, the Amazon Echo Dot – http://amzn.to/2rtCBtz (affiliate link) 00:10 Shamrock Bot by Rusty Noodle 00:42 Getting an Irish music fix 01:30 Pandora Spotify, TuneIn iHeartRadio 01:37 Accents and languages 01:57 Irish weather 02:20 What time is it? 02:28 Streaming...

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#151 Powering Your Electronics in Ireland – Audio
Jun04

#151 Powering Your Electronics in Ireland – Audio

Whether it’s your phone, tablet, laptop, curling iron, or sleep apnea machine, here’s a look at how you can power up all your devices while visiting the Emerald Isle. SHOW NOTES 00:24 Ireland’s wall outlets/sockets are the same as the United Kingdom and therefore do not fit plugs from North America, Australia, or many other countries without an adapter. 00:40 Ireland’s outlets carry 220V compared to 110V in North America. 01:05 Make...

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#150 Introducing Irish Fireside Travel Tip Episodes – Audio
Jun04

#150 Introducing Irish Fireside Travel Tip Episodes – Audio

I’m launching a series of quick, rough and ready podcast episodes that cover specific Irish travel questions. Click the play button below to have a listen to the intro, or peruse what’s been published so far HERE!  ...

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#150 Airports in Ireland with the Irish Fireside and the Traveling in Ireland Podcast
Feb21

#150 Airports in Ireland with the Irish Fireside and the Traveling in Ireland Podcast

I recently had a chat with Jody Halsted from the Traveling in Ireland Podcast about the ins and outs of Irish Airports. You’re invited to have a listen...

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#149 Budgeting for Meals and Miscellaneous Expenses in Ireland with Stephanie Chastain – Audio
Dec18

#149 Budgeting for Meals and Miscellaneous Expenses in Ireland with Stephanie Chastain – Audio

Our efforts to answer Brian’s question about budgeting for a trip to Ireland continue with Stephanie Chastain from Infinite Ireland as we focus on food and other expenses.   Show Notes 00:00 Liam and the public toilet in Nenagh, County Tipperary 01:25 Intro – Mary Mulvihill – www.ingeniousireland.ie Episode #144 How Much Should I Budget for Transportation on My Trip to Ireland? Episode #145 How Much Does...

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Kiss Me I’m American!
Mar17

Kiss Me I’m American!

The Irish Fireside on This Week in Travel To celebrate St Patrick’s Day, I made a return appearance on the This Week in Travel Podcast. Jen, Chris, and Gary took a break from their regular travel topics to chat a bit about Ireland. We even hatch a plan to bring the Fourth of July to Ireland! I show up at around the 12:50 minute mark. Have a listen… or watch on YouTube! Show notes at...

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