Skip to content

This Week’s Irish-Interest Headlines

June 24, 2009

corey says…

This week’s collection of headlines from around the internet… as posted to our twitter feed.

Blarney Stone: Gross OR Not Gross (via @Diddlyi)

Video: An Irish Weaver’s Rugged Remote Life (via @irishthymes)

Ice cream stop on Slea Head Drive/Dingle Peninsula

Dublin Pride Festival 2009 28June 09 & includes the annual Dublin Pride Parade. (via @dorascuiltravel via @Cassidys_Hotel)

Solutions to 4 common packing problems (via @TravelEditor)

Some more info on Guinness’ 250th year celebrations (via @Diddlyi)

Riverdance, now in its 14th year of touring, returns to the Gaiety Theatre from the 23June-30Aug (via @VisitDublin)

Irish Famine as seen through census data: (via @megansmolenyak)

Planning a trip to Ireland? Do not forget to follow the new Irish Whiskey Trail (via @Whiskyfun)

Café at Belfast Zoo on the Antrim Road has been destroyed in a fire. (via @RTEnewsIreland)

Travelling to Galway from Dublin airport? @GobusGalway now have free WiFi on all coaches (via @AerLingusStuff)

The Maureen O’Hara Legacy Centre in the works for Glengarriff. I’d love to get invited to the opening of that!

Adult Irish step and sean-nos dance classes in Cambridge MA this summer (via @irishthymes)
Photos from the Street Performance World Championships in Dublin

Reading very well written: 10 Reasons to Visit Ireland (via @LuxuryIreland)

The ultimate guide to Dublin beaches (via @TourismMarketer)

Rowdy teens! Open top sightseeing bus, with 40 tourists on board, was stoned in west Belfast. (via @RTEnewsIreland)

Check this out – Irish dancing arcade game? (via @Diddlyi)

The end of the sacred Spice Burger and other random Irish news (via @Diddlyi)

Very cheap Ireland fares: $301 R/T for summer travel! @TravelEditor @jessiev

First part of 38km Dublin mountain trail opens (via @TourismMarketer)

Very useful thread – best breakfasts in Dublin for under a (via @darraghdoyle)

Aer Lingus flights starting at €14.99 between Ireland & other pars of Europe. Sept’09-Mar’10

Ireland’s Ring of Dingle is a great alternative to the tourist clogged Ring of Kerry (via @BrilliantTips @wandermom)

Two Ireland spots make the Top Ten Nude Beaches list Which is good because nobody packs swimming trunks when going to Eire.

A guide to Limerick’s King John’s Castle

What to do in Belfast this summer – best summer events (@TelegraphTravel @EngagingIreland)

You’re invited to visit us on Facebook too.

The latest must-have book on Irish-travel

Oodles of factoids about Ireland

I’m sick about all the flight cuts to Shannon. I love flying in & out of SNN.–+Latest+news

Village of Adare holding its own during downturn

Pour the perfect pint & win a trip to Dublin. Much easier when someone else pours!

Liam attempts a wee bit of Irish poetry

Cool morphing faces on video promo for Galway Arts Festival ’09 July 13-26 (via @galwayartsfest @irishthymes)

Did you know that the smallest ever Irish woman was only 34 inches tall and called the “Irish Fairy”? (via @Diddlyi)

Browne’s Irish Market @BrownesIrish in KC makes The Irish Emigrant w/122nd Anniversary (via @irishkc @ThoseTwoGirlsPR)

Some contemporary cooking with the Irish folks at @lovecreamcheese

Authentic Irish Experience Fail.

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: