Ireland Links

Photo: NASA Goddard, Sunny Day in Ireland What would locals like visitors to know about Ireland? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesManifestos show disconnect from environmental realityAn Irish pub born in the Dark Ages – BBCWe have a new word for that feeling when travel makes everything newBrexit: UK needs to reveal …

Heritage Week in Ireland

Logo Ireland hosts the annual National Heritage Week the last week of August. 2021 dates: August 14-22. Hashtag: #HeritageWeek About the eventNational and local community organizations participate by organizing events throughout the country. Many of the events that take place during the week are free highlight the abundance of great work that is carried out in …

Dublin Links

Dublin Flag What would locals like visitors know about Dublin? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: 14 Henrietta [email protected]@IseultByrne 14 Henrietta Street Lovin Dublinlovindublin.comApologies to flower [email protected] FacebookLovin DublinDublin Event Guide [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected][email protected]@[email protected]@LovinDublin Elsewhere on the Webdublin.ie – @dublin_iehttp://www.dublinsessions.iehttp://storymap.iehttps://moli.ie Bars and Pubshttp://www.guinness-storehouse.com/en/EventSpaces_GravityBar.aspx Bookshttp://www.responsiblebooks.com – @tourismstore Dublin Bay [email protected] Sportshttp://www.avivastadium.iehttps://www.facebook.com/[email protected] Transportationhttp://www.dublinairport.com – @DublinAirport Where to …

Bloomsday

Photo: Joyce Wikipedia: Bloomsday is a commemoration and celebration of the life of Irish writer James Joyce, observed annually in Dublin and elsewhere on 16 June, the day his 1922 novel Ulysses takes place in 1904, the date of his first outing with his wife-to-be, Nora Barnacle, and named after its protagonist Leopold Bloom. Embedded …

Wild Atlantic Way

Photo: lturistainformato The Wild Atlantic Way (Irish: Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin) is a tourism trail on Ireland’s west coast of Ireland. The longest coastal route — 2,500 kilometer (1,553 miles) route — passes through nine counties and three provinces, stretching from County Donegal’s Inishowen Peninsula to Kinsale, County Cork, on the Celtic Sea coast. Tourism …

Wild Ireland

Photo: NASA Goddard, Sunny Day in Ireland Planeta.com is updating our guide to Wild Ireland – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. ParksIreland has 6 National Parks and 78 Nature Reserves designated under the Wildlife Acts, 1976 and 2000 and various older Acts. …

Saint Patrick’s Day

Poster Saint Patrick’s Day is March 17. Hashtag: #StPatricksDay Lá fhéile Pádraig sona dhuit! = Happy St Patrick’s Day to you! Greetings to our friends in Ireland and our Irish friends around the world. What began as a religious feast day honoring St Patrick (Patricius, or Padraig) has become an international festival. Questions Sláinte! What …

Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTE)

Logo Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTÉ) – rte.ie – is the national public service broadcaster of Ireland. Listen live and listen back to the programs. Key Linksrte.ierte.ie/radio1rte.ie/radioFacebook: Radio1Facebook: [email protected]@RTERadio1 RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachtarte.ie/rnagListen [email protected] QuotablesThe more we look back, the more we can look forward. Bealaí gur féidir éisteacht = Ways …

Gaeilge (Irish)

Languages Gaeilge.ie: Irish is one of the oldest and most historic written languages in the world. The earliest evidence of this is preserved in Ogham inscriptions dating from the fifth century. Now Irish can now be found in more than 4,500 books, on the television, on the radio, in the newspapers, magazines, and on the …