Fáilte Ireland and Waterways Ireland Join Forces to Develop Tourism Along Ireland’s Inland Waterways

Fáilte Ireland CEO Paul Kelly and Waterways Ireland Acting CEO John McDonagh met today to discuss the Strategic Partnership Programme which has been agreed by both organisations. The Strategic Partnership Programme signed today between Fáilte Ireland and Waterways Ireland primarily focuses on the delivery of a programme of works to improve the quality of the […]

German travel writers visit North Tipperary

Five travel writers from various German media outlets – including regional newspapers, a special interest magazine and a travel blog – have been visiting Tipperary and Ireland, as guests of Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland. They have a combined audience of almost 380,000 readers.   One of the highlights of the group’s time here was […]

Belgian travel agents check out Tipperary

A leading Belgian tour operator – BT Tours – and some of its top-producing travel agents have been visiting Co Tipperary this week, as guests of Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland.   The aim of the visit was to showcase some of the many things to see and do in Ireland’s Ancient East for Belgian […]

Australian Travel Agents Say G’Day To Tipperary

A group of Australian travel agents is visiting Tipperary and Ireland this week. They are here as guests of Tourism Ireland, Fáilte Ireland and Australian Pacific Touring (APT), a leading tour operator. The travel agents all won the opportunity to travel to here – and to try out the brand new ATP island of Ireland […]

Belgian Ttravel Agents Wowed By Tipperary

Twenty Belgian travel agents have been exploring Tipperary and Ireland this week – as guests of Tourism Ireland, Fáilte Ireland and Gallia, a leading Belgian tour operator. The travel agents were here to experience at first-hand the wealth of things to see and do in Tipperary and Ireland for Belgian holidaymakers. One of the highlights […]

An Indian summer for Tipperary – As Top Tour Operators Pay A Visit

Seven leading tour operators from India have been visiting Tipperary and Ireland this week, on a fact-finding tour organised by Tourism Ireland in conjunction with Fáilte Ireland and Tourism NI.   The tour operators – based in the cities of New Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Chandigarh – are here to experience at first-hand what Tipperary […]

Welcome For Funding For The Butler Trail – Cllr. Martin Lonergan

Local Independent County Councillor, Martin Lonergan has welcomed Fáilte Ireland making €110k in funding available to develop the Butler Trail in County Tipperary through its ‘New Ideas in Ancient Spaces’ Capital Grants Scheme for attractions within the Ireland’s Ancient East initiative.   Commenting on the news, Cllr Lonergan said, “Launched last April, Ireland’s Ancient East […]

Major New Marketing Plan For Lough Derg

Lough Derg will get its own Tourism co-ordinator as part of tourism improvement plans A major four-year plan outlining the future economic development and marketing of the Lough Derg area as a tourism destination has been launched by Minister Alan Kelly, Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport. Fáilte Ireland’s Plan […]

North Tipperary LEADER Partnership running a course on Foundation Guiding Training Programme with Failte Ireland

North Tipperary LEADER Partnership are running a course on Foundation Guiding Training Programme with Failte Ireland. The course is for local people in the Slieve Felim area who want to learn more where they live with the potential of delivery of informal or structured tours in the future. There will be an introductory night on Wednesday […]

Targeting German holidaymakers for Tipperary and Ireland

A leading journalist, representing the German Press Agency (dpa – Deutche Presse-Agentur), one of the world’s foremost news agencies, visited Co Tipperary last week. Invited to visit by Tourism Ireland in Frankfurt, Ms Daniela David was here to sample the fantastic equestrian experience on offer in this part of Ireland, for a feature story she is […]

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