National Leprechaun Hunt: Carlingford, Co. Louth

  Yes, you read correctly, a national leprechaun hunt!! Leprechauns and are little bearded men, who wear a distinctly coloured coat and hat and partake in mischief. They are solitary creatures who spend their time making and mending shoes and have a hidden pot of gold at the end of the rainbow and have been living … More National Leprechaun Hunt: Carlingford, Co. Louth

“Tedfest” – The Father Ted Festival: Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare

The Father Ted festival pays homage to the classic TV comedy series Father Ted. The show starred a predominantly Irish cast which focused on misadventures of three priests and their housekeeper living on Craggy Island — a remote isle off the coast of Ireland.     The show was critically acclaimed, receiving multiple BAFTA awards, and remains … More “Tedfest” – The Father Ted Festival: Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare

Willie Clancy Summer School: Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare

One word sums up the Willie Clancy Summer School experience – and that is, wonderful! There are fewer better opportunities available to fully embrace and participate in Irish culture than this week long camp. Celebrated in honour of the extraordinary musician Willie Clancy, the school has developed into a major traditional Irish music, song and dance event … More Willie Clancy Summer School: Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare

Póg mo Throne: Northern Ireland as Westeros

HBO’s fantasy epic Game of Thrones first hit television screens back in 2011 and has since become a phenomenon. The series, based on George R.R. Martin’s novels, sits atop the IMDB top 250 for television and has been an enormous financial and critical success, raking in hundreds of awards and billions of dollars. It’s also … More Póg mo Throne: Northern Ireland as Westeros