Top 10 family things to do in Ireland…

It doesn’t have to be a real challenge to keep the whole family happy during trips to Ireland. With a bit of planning (and our help!) you can make endless memories and have incredible fun while on a vacation to Ireland. Below we have made the perfect top 10 list that are simply guaranteed to put a smile on everyone’s face while embarking on Ireland travel.

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Ireland: The Perfect Destination for Group Travel

Ireland is a perfect place to travel with a family or friend group, the saying here is always the more the merrier! Group tours to Ireland are the perfect way to bring you incredible experiences and lasting memories. Below we have a number of group suggestions and activities to bring added value to your 2021 group vacation to Ireland.

When it comes to Ireland tours, travelling with a group reduces the stress and planning involved, allowing each person to share the responsibility. It is also a fantastic way to bond and make special memories with your loved ones. The list below is the perfect starting point for group activities ideal for Ireland trips!

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Top 15 Irish and Scottish experiences

Many of our US visitors on trips to Ireland often carry out a Celtic tour, pairing Scotland and Ireland tours into one holiday. This is an amazing and worthwhile idea, both locations are famous for their natural beauty, experiences and easily accessible from one another. Here you will find just some of the incredible things Ireland and Scotland have to offer. There are simply too many to list so here we are going to compile a list of the MUST SEE locations and experiences for your Scotland and Ireland travel itinerary.

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Honeymooning in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland is a must when considering Ireland honeymoon destinations. With rich history, vibrant scenery and incredible experiences at your every turn, when it comes to Ireland tours Northern Ireland is a dream honeymoon location. In this blog we want to introduce you to some of the romantic locations and experiences that you and your loved one could enjoy when visiting the magical north, giving you inspiration for your next vacation to Ireland.

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Tips for travelling to Ireland as a Senior….

Have you always wanted to embark on a Ireland travel adventure? Recharge, reconnect and rejuvenate in the lush and breathtaking natural surroundings of Ireland.  When it comes to vacations in Ireland for seniors, age should not be a worry when visiting this incredible destination. If you are planning a vacation in we have put together a few simple suggestions to ensure you get the absolute most out of your Ireland trips.

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Top hotels and restaurants in Ireland by TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor’s Travelers Choice Awards have been released, naming the best restaurants and hotels in Ireland. The platform giant bases their decision on the quality and quantity of millions of reviews in 2019 prior to Covid 19. Below we have outlined the top 3 hotels and restaurants in Ireland according to TripAdvisor, which may lend you some inspiration when planning Ireland vacations.

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Top Castle Experiences in Ireland

Ireland is home to some of the most beautiful and historic castles in Europe. Whether you’re a fan of architecture, history or just love incredible extravagance, look no further than Ireland. This is confirmed through the popularity of Ireland castle tours where visitors embarking on Ireland vacations can stay in a selection of the finest castles scattered around the four corners of Ireland.

Below we have put together some of the most luxurious and tempting castles and unforgettable experiences that Ireland has to offer, providing perfect inspiration for Ireland tours! Continue reading

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Benefits of hiring a private driver…

Hiring a personal driver for your vacation to Ireland is an incredible and worthwhile idea. Ireland chauffeur travel is now becoming a popular option for touring around the Emerald Isle. It is a surprisingly affordable option and it allows you to be fully immersed in your vacation from start to finish. If you want to have a richer, safer and more intimate vacation experience a chauffeured vacation is the perfect choice. At Discovering Ireland Vacations, we have listed below some of the main benefits in choosing a private driver for Ireland trips.

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Top things to see along Ireland’s Ancient East

Ireland’s Ancient East is one of the most rewarding tourist experiences in Europe. A popular choice with those on a vacation in Ireland and especially those on a self drive tour, Ireland’s Ancient East is sister to the famous Wild Atlantic Way 2,500km route. Ireland’s Ancient East has seen massive investment in resources, services and infrastructure over the years. Below we have put together our top picks along Ireland’s Ancient East.

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Staycation Destinations

The summer is a time to switch off and explore unique destinations. We have compiled a list of must-visit destinations for Summer 2020. 

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