Ireland

Belfast castle.

Things to do in Ireland: the ultimate destination for adventure

From Dublin and the Cliffs of Moher to Belfast and beyond, these are the 34 best things to do in Ireland.

Irelands Ancient East

16 fascinating places that will make you fall in love with Ireland’s Ancient East

Ireland’s Ancient East has long wowed visitors with cobbled streets, stately homes, rocky windswept headlands and pirate’s caves. But it’s the people that will really have you enthralled.

Explore Ireland photo essay

Photo essay: Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way and the Causeway Coastal Route

Go on a photographic journey to Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way and Northern Ireland’s Causeway Coastal Route. Plus, pick up photography tips from the experts.

6 of the best off the beaten track backpacking destinations

6 off the beaten track backpacking destinations

We’ve found 6 of the best off the beaten track destinations to inspire your next holiday, plus your chance to win an Osprey backpack!

St. Patrick's Day 2019

Iconic landmarks globally are turning green for St. Patrick’s Day 2019

With St. Patrick’s Day 2019 just around the corner, the world is set to be lit up in green thanks to Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening initiative.

Five amazingly immersive Irish experiences

From wild food foraging, to unique stays in ancient castles, here are just five amazing and immersive experiences to get you feeling the luck of the Irish

Relishing Dublin

No-one knows the Dublin dining scene better than a local foodie

Global, yet local, bar destinations

Some destinations are tethered to the very notion of imbibing, others have local tastes that are far more curious or unique

The Belmond Grand Hibernian

Experience the highlights of Ireland on two-, four- and six-night luxury rail itineraries

When Irish ties are calling

Seeking ancestral roots is a good excuse to take in the delights of Ireland

Pay tribute at Titanic Belfast

As the sinking of the Titanic marks its 104th anniversary this year, head back to where it all began, at Titanic Belfast

Ashford Castle, County Mayo, Ireland

With 13th century origins and a history hosting kings, lords, presidents and movie stars, Ashford Castle is a class act