Tag: Ireland

2014 Best Towns to Visit in Ireland

A recent article form the independent.ie lists the top small and large town tourist locations in Ireland. Click here to read the full article. Among all the small towns up for consideration, Kinsale was voted 2014’s #1 best tourism town at the Fáilte Ireland Tourism Awards. Westport won the best large town tourism award. The large towns up for the… Read more →

Strikes in Ireland Impede the All-Ireland Hurling Final

Iarnród Éireann members of Ireland’s National Bus and Railworkers’ Union and Siptu are planning a two day work stoppage, as a means of striking.  However, according to an article recently completed by The Irish Times, the timing of the strike is inconvenient, as it coincides with the All-Ireland Hurling Final, which involves teams from Tipperary and Kilkenny.  The fans and… Read more →

2013 Top Five Tourist Attractions in Ireland

Independent.ie reveals Irelands top 10 tourist attractions based purely off of amount of visitors per year. There are two separate lists in the article, one for attractions that charge a fee and another list for attractions that are free of charge. Starting with the attractions that charge a fee, the number one attraction in all of Ireland is the Guinness… Read more →

Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way

Patrick Bruen is originally from Ireland and occasionally goes back for family and relaxation. Ireland has one of the wildest, most beautiful and culturally scenic coastlines in the world: The Wild Atlantic Way. Located all along the west coast of Ireland, this coastline offers a variety of different locations and hubs for tourists and natives to go relax and enjoy… Read more →