Author Archives: Seamus O'Murchu

St Patrick’s Day Events in Dublin

Tweet Saint Patrick’s Day is the most celebrated national holiday in the world and if you can’t wait for it to arrive, then good news, Dublin’s Patrick’s Day festival starts on the Thursday 16th and lasts until Sunday the 19th. … Continue reading

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Ireland gets ‘thumbs up’ from over 400 International tour operators

Tweet Tourism Ireland were showcasing the best of Ireland to over 400 top international buyers from 40 countries at the ExploreGB 2017 exhibition in Brighton recently. Some of the world’s top international buyers from countries, including the US, Canada, Germany, France, Italy, Australia, … Continue reading

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Ortús Chamber Music Festival Cork

Tweet Now in its second year the Ortús Chamber Music Festival will once more showcase some of Ireland’s up and coming classical musicians. The festival is based in Cork City and includes artists such as Ruth Gibson and Brian O’Kane which have … Continue reading

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2017 Dublin International Film Festival

Tweet The annual Dublin International Film Festival takes centre stage between the 16th and 26th February and has continually proven to be a delight for film lovers across Ireland. The festival takes place at various venues across Dublin City and presents an … Continue reading

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An unmissable New Year’s Eve extravaganza at NYF Dublin

Tweet Dublin City will be ringing in the New Year with a spectacular 3-day festival with a wide variety of musical and cultural events throughout Ireland’s capital. NYF Dublin starts on the 30th December 2016 and finishes up on New Years … Continue reading

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Tourism Ireland welcoming growth of 11.6% in overseas visitors to Ireland

Tweet According to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office, nearly 8.3 million people took a vacation in Ireland in the first ten months of 2016 which equates to an increase of 11.6% on the same period in 2016. … Continue reading

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The Dublin Book Festival

Tweet If you are currently taking a vacation in Ireland and visiting Ireland’s capital city Dublin, the much awaited Dublin Book Festival kicked off yesterday and is set to run until the 13th November. Whether you are an author , a … Continue reading

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Embrace the Wild Atlantic Way campaign

Tweet Visitors to Ireland are being urged to embark on a social media detox and unwind with a relaxing getaway along The Wild Atlantic Way. Fáilte Ireland launched a new autumn campaign entitled ‘Embrace the Wild Atlantic Way of Life’, … Continue reading

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The Success of Fáilte Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way Campaign

Tweet Since its launch in 2014, The Wild Atlantic Way has been a major success story for Fáilte Ireland. Less than one year later, Ireland saw its best year ever for overseas tourism, with people from all over the world … Continue reading

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More than 40,000 visitors expected to attend the 2016 Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

Tweet More than 40,000 musical fanatics are set to sing the blues at this year’s Guinness Cork Jazz Festival. Kicking off on October 28th, the highly-anticipated annual music festival will celebrate unique jazzy sounds and voices from all over the … Continue reading

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