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The top tourist attractions in Ireland revealed

Ireland’s national tourism development authority, Fáilte Ireland, has compiled a list of the top 10 visited free and paid tourist attractions in Ireland. The lists put together by Fáilte Ireland have been categorised into both “Free” and “Paid” attractions, and have … Continue reading

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Airfield to do a Downtown!

Visitors from all over Ireland and here on Ireland vacations are in for a real treat as Airfield Estate in Dundrum, Dublin travels back in time.

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Wicklow Walking Festival October 2013

Taking place over the October Irish Bank Holiday weekend, the Footfalls Wicklow Walking Festival take place from 25th – 28th October 2013.

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Killarney Summerfest 2013

Taking place at the end of July to the beginning of August, Killarney Summerfest 2013 is a family friendly festival, which has a jam packed programme of events cater for all. So whether looking for adventure activities set in the … Continue reading

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Remember life aboard the Titanic with a series of commemorative events in Cobh

A ten day series of events in Cobh is underway to mark the 101 anniversary of the Titanic. Cobh and Titanic have a shared connection as it is Cobh which has the distinction of being the last port of call … Continue reading

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Free Entry to Spike Island

Spike Island located of the coast of Cork, near Cobh has hosted a monastery, a fortress and a prison within its 104 acres, all of which have left their mark.

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Fantastic Gathering events taking place in Easter and April

The good Irish weather may not feel very seasonal for this time of year, but the increase of wonderful Gathering Events and Festival can only mean that Spring has finally arrived, and with it, it brings a packed calendar of … Continue reading

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Morpeth Roll Reveals Distant Link To Prince William

A distant link to the present members of the British royal family is among the 160,000 signatures found in the Morpeth Roll one of Ireland’s most fascinating artefacts. Made in 1841 as a tribute to a popular chief secretary, it … Continue reading

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The Great Donegal Castle

Dominating the town of Donegal, the 17th Century ruins of Donegal Castle, the seat of the power of the O’Donnell Chieftains, is tangled with the history of the county and province of Ulster.

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Astonishing Art and Antiquities to be Admired in Limerick

The Hunt Museum located on the banks of the River Shannon in Limerick is one of Ireland’s premier museums. Housing one of the finest private collections of art and antiquities in the world, including objects from Celtic works, to works … Continue reading

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