Things Are Looking Up for Ireland… and You’re Being Called Home – VIDEO
Mar12

Things Are Looking Up for Ireland… and You’re Being Called Home – VIDEO

I thought you might enjoy this video Failte Ireland has put together celebrating some of Ireland biggest accomplishments in recent years… and they’re inviting you to come home to see what it’s all about. You can watch the video above or take a peek at a few of the screenshots below (however, the screenshots don’t do the video justice).   Enjoy this post?If so, join our list of e-newsletter subscribers....

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#136 Learning to Speak Irish with Eoin – AUDIO
Mar01

#136 Learning to Speak Irish with Eoin – AUDIO

I must confess; my knowledge of the Irish language tends to be limited to place names and a few simple words like slán (bye) and fir (which means men… as in which door I should enter when I need to use the toilet… for ladies it’s mná). Fortunately, the internet is making learning Irish a bit easier, and Eion from Bitesize Irish Gaelic offers his insights into the Irish languag and teaches us a few handy phrases in...

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A Taste of Irish Culture with the Bitesize Irish Gaelic Podcast – AUDIO
Dec30

A Taste of Irish Culture with the Bitesize Irish Gaelic Podcast – AUDIO

If you enjoy listening to podcasts or a bit of online audio… and have an interest in Irish travel and culture, I think you’ll have a good time hanging out with Eoin over at the Bitesize Irish Gaelic Podcast. His collection of interviews are conversations with interesting people, and offer a nibble of interesting bits about topics related to Ireland. And with ten episodes in under four months, there’s a growing...

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#133 Fairytale Travel in Ireland with Christa Thompson – AUDIO
Dec13

#133 Fairytale Travel in Ireland with Christa Thompson – AUDIO

#133 Fairytale Travel in Ireland with Christa Thompson The original headless horseman, St Kevin’s hideaway, the remains of St Nick, and the Hellfire Club are among the fairytale treasures from The Fairytale Traveler Christa Thompson. CLICK THE PLAY BUTTON below to listen. Audio Version Audio with Fireside Video Version Photos from Christa’s Trip… . Quotes from this Interview: “A lot of these places are what inspire...

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#132 Ireland’s World Heritage Sites with Gary Arndt – AUDIO
Nov27

#132 Ireland’s World Heritage Sites with Gary Arndt – AUDIO

#132 Ireland’s World Heritage Sites with Gary Arndt In this episode Corey chats with blogger, podcaster, and photographer Gary Arndt about his recent trip to Ireland, world heritage sites on the Emerald Isle, and Ireland’s appeal to Americans. CLICK THE PLAY BUTTON below to listen. . Photos from Gary’s Trips… Gary’s Photo Galleries .Quotes from this Interview: “Skellig Michael, in my opinion, is the...

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#131 The Ferry, Adventure, and Ireland’s Connection to Liverpool – an Interview with Helen In Wonderlust – AUDIO
Nov14

#131 The Ferry, Adventure, and Ireland’s Connection to Liverpool – an Interview with Helen In Wonderlust – AUDIO

#131 The Ferry, Adventure, and Ireland’s Connection to Liverpool – an Interview with Helen Davies In this episode Corey sits down with blogger Helen Davies to talk about her recent visit the Emerald Isle where they talk about traveling by ferry, taking in a bit of adventure travel, and Ireland’s connection to the city of Liverpool. CLICK THE PLAY BUTTON below to listen. . Photos from Helen’s Trip… Oysters...

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