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 […]

Promoting The Rock Of Cashel And Ireland’s Ancient East In Britain

Tourism Ireland has teamed up with Expedia, to promote Ireland’s Ancient East to British travellers for autumn and winter breaks. The campaign is targeting Expedia customers who’re part of our ‘culturally curious’ audience in Britain. It will run until mid-September and incudes online ads on the Expedia website and a homepage ‘takeover’ – all linking to a […]

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 […]

Minister Charlie Flanagan Lends A Hand To Boost Tourism From Italy

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Charlie Flanagan TD, has been visiting Italy, as part of a ‘Promote Ireland’ programme around St Patrick’s Day. The minister’s busy schedule included attending the ‘Greening’ of the famous Colosseum in Rome – which joined Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening initiative once again this year, to celebrate the island of Ireland […]

Tipperary Tourism Operators Attend Tourism Ireland Launch For 2017

 Tourism Ireland launched details of its marketing plans to promote the island of Ireland overseas in 2017, at an event attended by tourism industry leaders from Tipperary and elsewhere around the country.   2016 is set to be the best year ever for Irish tourism, surpassing all previous records; by year end, 10.5 million people […]

Tipperary Says ‘Guten Tag’ In Germany

Twenty-nine  Irish tourism companies, including the Great National Abbey Court Hotel in Nenagh,travelled to Offenbach, near Frankfurt – to take part in a B2B workshop and networking event with leading German tour operators. The event was organised by Tourism Ireland, in a bid to grow visitor numbers from Germany, our third-largest tourism market, in 2017 […]

Upperchurch Tipperary in new online film ‘Tracing My Irish Ancestry’

Tourism Ireland has launched a new online film, ‘Tracing my Irish Ancestry – my journey home to Ireland’, specially created to encourage people around the world to visit Ireland in 2016 and find out more about their Irish ancestry. Tourism Ireland’s short film was produced to connect with those with Irish heritage around the world. […]

Ireland Breaks The 1 Million Visitor Milestone In First Two Months Of 2016 For The First Time Ever

Welcoming figures published today by the CSO for overseas visitors to Ireland between December 2015 and February 2016, Niall Gibbons, CEO of Tourism Ireland, said: “Today’s figures represent a very positive start to 2016 – confirming that, for the first time ever, we welcomed more than 1 million visitors in the first two months of […]

Tourism Ireland announces Global Greening lineup for St Patrick’s Day 2016

Tourism Ireland has announced that the Colosseum in Rome, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Sacré-Cœur Basilica in Paris, the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro and Nelson’s Column in London will go green this year to celebrate St Patrick’s Day, as part of the organisation’s seventh annual Global Greening initiative. New ‘greenings’ […]

1 million ‘Aussies’ see Ireland ads featuring Rock of Cashel

Tourism Ireland’s latest promotion is under way in Australia right now – with some 1 million commuters seeing eye-catching billboard ads for Ireland in key locations in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. The ads’s for Ireland’s Ancient East feature the Rock of Cashel. Tourism Ireland has teamed up with Etihad Airlines for a joint campaign, highlighting […]

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