Category: Tourism

Top 40 Places to Visit in Ireland

This is a list of the top 40 most visited tourist attractions in Ireland , (figures from 2011) Being popular is not a guarantee that  it will be  a good attraction – but it helps. The top attraction for tourists is once again the Guinness Storehouse. The visit by Barack Obama in 2012 will have

Blue Flag Beaches in Ireland 2012

This is a list of the 2012 Blue Flag Beaches in Ireland Clare Cappagh Clare Kilkee Clare Doonbeg Clare WhiteStrand Miltown Malbay Clare Lahinch Clare Fanore Clare Ballycuggeran Clare Mountshannon Cork Redbarn Cork Garryvoe Cork Garrylucas Cork Garretstown Cork Inchydoney Cork The Warren Cork Owenahincha Cork Tragumna Cork Barleycove Donegal – Bundoran Donegal Murvagh Donegal

Bryan Ferry in Bray – Buy Tickets

Bryan Ferry – of Roxy Music fame will be in concert at Killruddery House near Bray in Country Wicklow this weekend . The concert is on Friday August 26th and is part of the Killruddery Festival.   Killruddery House & Gardens are situated 20 kms south of Dublin, just beyond Bray in Co. Wicklow. From

Best Beaches in Ireland

The Blue Flag is an international sign of a good , clean, safe beach. In 2011 – these are the Irish beaches that were awarded Blue Flags…. County Cork Blue Flag Beaches  – Barleycove , Claycastle Garryvoe, Garretstown, Garrylucas, Inchydoney, Owenahincha, Redbarn ,  , Tragumna,  Warren , Youghal front strand. County  Clare Blue Flag Beaches

Obama Dublin Concert – No Tickets Required

A  concert in honour of Barack Obama will be held on College Green in Dublin on Monday May 23rd The show is scheduled to run for more than two hours, and gates into the concert will open at 2pm. It is a free concert open to the public and tickets are not needed. The final

Top 10 Free Visitor Attractions in Ireland

These are the 10 most popular tourist destinations in Ireland – that are FREE. Figures shown are the number of visitors in 2008 . The National Gallery of    742,332 Irish Museum of Modern Art                  440,000 National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology                        380,547 National Museum of Ireland – Arts & History   300,418 Holy Cross Abbey