All About Ireland...
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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.
Historical Photographs of Cork City Recreated Today
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.
Photographs of St Paddy's from around the world
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...
Our own travel stories from some of Ireland's less well-known attractions
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.
An Insider's Guide to Ireland's best-loved destinations and its best-kept Secrets
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.
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.
From religion and residency to bands and bouquets...
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. Read more...
From camogie to coasteering : getting outdoors in Ireland
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?