Ballynahinch Castle, where you can stay on our castle tours of Ireland Ballynahinch Castle, where you can stay on our castle tours of Ireland
Ballynahinch Castle, where you can stay on our castle tours of Ireland The sun setting over the Irish coast Irish locals fishing on the lake at Kylemore Abbey Glendalough, monastic site visited on some of our Ireland tours Traditional Irish music performed for visitors on a Tour of Ireland Sheep grazing on the Irish coastal clifftops

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Looking for photos of Storm Ophelia?

Click here to see some amazing images of Storm Ophelia from the My Ireland Tour staff.

A miscellany of our favourite things about Ireland - the people, the places, the food, the history, the good craic, the scenery, the music, the artists...

What a wonderful place! There's so much to celebrate. With contributions from all My Ireland Tour team members, this blog is really just a melting pot of our appreciation for our beloved home, Ireland. If you see something you like, don't forget to share it with your friends, followers and co-conspirators.

From our own Travel Stories of Ireland, to a look back at Ireland Then & Now... and from articles on planning your perfect Irish Wedding to our favourite photos of St. Patrick's Day from around the World as well as many more besides we're sure you'll find an Irish article here to satisfy your needs.

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Staff on top of fallen tree after Hurricane Ophelia

Storm Ophelia: As seen by the My Ireland Tour Staff

On Oct 16th 2017 a hurricane descended on Ireland for the first time since 1961. Her name was Ophelia. It was a most unusual weather event for Ireland so the whole country was wondering how it would unfold. Here are some picture of the events and the aftermath as seen by the staff here at My Ireland Tours.

Ballinesker Beach, Wexford, Ireland

Undiscovered Ireland : Travel Stories

There is so much to discover in Ireland. It doesn't matter if you've been to Ireland before, or even lived here all your life like we have, there is still so much out there just waiting to be found and explored. These our some of our own most recent travel adventures.

Old Photo of Cork City, Ireland

Ireland Then & Now

The Irish National Archive recently released an extensive collection of iconic images from around Ireland. The images were so striking, so vivid and so full of rich story-telling that we could resist going out and adding our own epilogue to the amazing tale they tell. Matching the location precisely to the original images, we set about recreating the same iconic Cork scenes.

Ballintoy Church, County Derry, Northern Ireland

Ireland Travel Guide

An online pocket guide to Ireland's very best tourist destinations. Where to go for the best days out, the best hotels, even the best pint of Guinness.

See the secret Ballintoy Beach on our tour of Northern Ireland, County Derry

Ireland Re-imagined

Ireland's Best Travel Photographers : Award-winning Professionals and Upcoming Talents. Interviews with some of Ireland's very best travel photographers, revealings their stories, their passions and their favourite photography tips.

Street Performers, Patrick's Day, Cork City, Ireland

Paddy's Day Photographs

More than a national holiday, St Patrick's Day is a global event. No matter what your background or your nationality, St Paddy's is a opportunity for everyone to come together in a shared sense of good craic. Every nationality likes to have fun! This is how they express it on 17 March...

Grooms Flowers

The Insider's Guide to getting Married in Ireland

A wedding abroad is a dream come true for many couples, and where better than Ireland with all its passion and poetry? The wild, untamed landscapes of Ireland's alluring coastlines make this the perfect destination for an unforgettably romantic occasion, for you and for your guests. Our insider's guide will steer you through all the key considerations, from organising your paperwork to booking your wedding photographer.

GAA Football Ireland

Irish Sports and Activities

Ireland is famed for many things, but two things certainly stand out: the legendary landscapes and a real passion for sport. So, when you come to Ireland, you really have to get outdoors. Ireland has many of its own sports which aren't always well known or fully understood abroad. Where is Croke Park and why is it so important in Ireland? IS it really true that Irish sportsmen and -women don't get paid?

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