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News Ireland Tourism: What Ireland fans can expect if they follow the Boys in Green on the hunt for European Championship qualification

Published on: Friday 22 November 2019
What Ireland fans can expect if they follow the Boys in Green on the hunt for European Championship qualification
News source: https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/what-ireland-fans-can-expect-if-they-follow-the-boys-in-green-on-the-hunt-for-european-championship-qualification-38717272.html

IRELAND fans now know the path they must travel to the European Championships next year - and it may take them on two trips to Eastern Europe. A scramble will soon get under way to secure tickets for ...

News Ireland Tourism: Tourism Ireland Targets Important US Market With Major Advertising Campaign

Published on: Thursday 21 November 2019
Tourism Ireland Targets Important US Market With Major Advertising Campaign
News source: https://www.adworld.ie/2019/11/22/tourism-ireland-targets-important-us-market-with-major-advertising-campaign/

Tourism Ireland kicked off a major US$1.7m advertising campaign for 2020 in the all-important American market this week – with a five-week TV campaign which will reach 70m million people. Tourism ...

News Ireland Tourism: Music tourism 'generates £90m' for Northern Ireland in 2018

Published on: Wednesday 20 November 2019
Music tourism 'generates £90m' for Northern Ireland in 2018
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-50494018

Music tourism in Northern Ireland generated £90m of spending in 2018, according to a new report. It was compiled by UK Music, the industry body of the British music industry. The figure includes money ...

News Ireland Tourism: Fáilte Ireland paid Golf Channel €187,500 towards broadcasting Irish Open

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Fáilte Ireland paid Golf Channel €187,500 towards broadcasting Irish Open
News source: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/f%C3%A1ilte-ireland-paid-golf-channel-187-500-towards-broadcasting-irish-open-1.4046889

According to figures provided by Fáilte Ireland in response to a Freedom of Information request, the tourism agency paid third parties €495,187 towards staging the event, with €250,000 going toward ...

News Ireland Tourism: Tourism Ireland welcomes news that Ireland makes top 20 countries to visit in 2020

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Tourism Ireland welcomes news that Ireland makes top 20 countries to visit in 2020
News source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/business/tourism-ireland-welcomes-news-that-ireland-makes-top-20-countries-to-visit-in-2020-955456.html

Ireland has made it onto the list of the top 20 countries in the world to visit in 2020. Ireland comes in at number 18 in the ‘Top 20 Countries of the World’ category of the Readers’ Choice Awards of ...

News Ireland Tourism: Fáilte Ireland on a drive to spread the spoils from golf tourism

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Fáilte Ireland on a drive to spread the spoils from golf tourism
News source: https://www.irishtimes.com/sport/f%C3%A1ilte-ireland-on-a-drive-to-spread-the-spoils-from-golf-tourism-1.4043075

These are high-end tourists, with Fáilte Ireland data confirming that golf visitors typically spend three times more than the average tourist and account for over 1.7 million bed nights. Indeed, the ...

News Ireland Tourism: Northern Ireland council refuses to spend £500 to attend Pride parade

Published on: Tuesday 23 July 2019
Northern Ireland council refuses to spend £500 to attend Pride parade
News source: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/northern-ireland-council-refuses-to-spend-500-to-attend-pride-parade-38340036.html

Follow the latest updates from our travel feed below. Suzanne Breen: Five key issues for Boris Johnson in Northern Ireland By Suzanne Breen Brexit: This is the most urgent issue in Boris Johnson's ...

News Ireland Tourism: Ireland really is the land of a thousand rip-offs – we need to work on our pricing to keep tourism numbers high

Published on: Monday 22 July 2019
Ireland really is the land of a thousand rip-offs – we need to work on our pricing to keep tourism numbers high
News source: https://www.thesun.ie/news/4356437/ireland-land-of-a-thousand-rip-offs-tourism/

JUST over 9.5million visitors came here last year, Ireland’s best ever by a long shot. The figure was half a million up on 2017, with around a third coming from Britain, a third from Europe and close to two million visitors from the United States. So, everything is perfect, right? I don’t know.

News Ireland Tourism: Shane Lowry’s British Open victory a great moment for all of Ireland

Published on: Monday 22 July 2019
Shane Lowry’s British Open victory a great moment for all of Ireland
News source: https://www.latimes.com/sports/story/2019-07-22/shane-lowry-british-open-victory-ireland

As far as we’re concerned, it’s one golfing union.” But he added: “I think this is really good for Northern Ireland. It’s going to be brilliant for tourism, brilliant for the country to see, brilliant ...

News Ireland Tourism: The best travel deals on offer around Ireland this week

Published on: Friday 19 July 2019
The best travel deals on offer around Ireland this week
News source: https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/travel/the-best-travel-deals-on-offer-around-ireland-this-week-1.3951597

Planning a trip to the capital for a little retail therapy this summer? At the Wilder Townhouse, guests can enjoy an overnight stay in one of 42 unique bedrooms at the boutique hotel, dinner for two ...

News Ireland Tourism: The Open: Return to Northern Ireland ‘beyond realms of possibility’

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
The Open: Return to Northern Ireland ‘beyond realms of possibility’
News source: https://wtkr.com/2019/07/18/the-open-return-to-northern-ireland-beyond-realms-of-possibility/

Golf tourism in general brings in 125,000 visitors to Northern Ireland and has a total economic impact of about $53 million, according to Tourism Northern Ireland. One look over the links of ...

News Ireland Tourism: Tourism Ireland spending €7m to reassure UK citizens Ireland 'is still open for business'

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
Tourism Ireland spending €7m to reassure UK citizens Ireland 'is still open for business'
News source: https://www.independent.ie/business/brexit/tourism-ireland-spending-7m-to-reassure-uk-citizens-ireland-is-still-open-for-business-38314259.html

Tourism Ireland is spending €7m this year to reassure UK citizens that Ireland "is still open for business" even in a hard Brexit scenario. Niall Gibbons, CEO of Tourism Ireland, said Brexit is the ...

News Ireland Tourism: Tourism Ireland warns hard Brexit could cost industry €390m a year

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
Tourism Ireland warns hard Brexit could cost industry €390m a year
News source: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/tourism-ireland-warns-hard-brexit-could-cost-industry-390m-a-year-1.3957427

Tourism Ireland is to press ahead with an ambitious promotional campaign in Britain despite warnings that a hard Brexit could cost the industry almost €400 million a year. The body, which markets the ...

News Ireland Tourism: Northern Ireland Domestic Tourism 2018

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
News source: https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/northern-ireland-domestic-tourism-2018

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News Ireland Tourism: Northern Ireland traffic alerts: Ballybogey Road closed due to crash

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
News source: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/northern-ireland-traffic-alerts-ballybogey-road-closed-due-to-crash-35740386.html

Follow the latest updates from our travel feed below. The Ballybogey Road has been closed in both directions close to the junction of Priestland Road following a crash. Our live updates from across ...