Archive for September, 2015

  • Hurling Experience in Kilkenny and All-Ireland Final

    By Expedia on 22nd September 2015
    The All-Ireland hurling final is one of the biggest dates in the Irish sporting calendar and it takes place in Croke Park Stadium, Dublin every September.  While many of us here in Ireland have grown up around sports like hurling, Gaelic Football. camogie and handball, there’s a whole world of people out there who simply have no idea about our […]
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  • A Lesson in Latte Art at Dublin’s Coffee and Tea Festival

    By Expedia on 18th September 2015
    Doodles of the sunrise over Alfama, scrawled sketches of the Eiffel Tower… my Travel Edits notebooks are filled with scraps of paper and half-finished drawings scribbled onto the back of old airline tickets. You might describe their style as ‘fluid’, but in all my travels, I’ve never considered ditching good old fashioned paper for a canvass of coffee or throwing […]
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  • Follow Ireland at the 2015 Rugby World Cup

    By Expedia on 14th September 2015
    The 2014/15 rugby season proved to be one to remember for Irish rugby with Autumn International victories over South Africa and Australia followed up with winning the 6 Nations, and the side now head into the 2015 Rugby World Cup as genuine contenders. In a group dominated by European countries, it will most likely be left to Ireland and France […]
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  • A Food Lovers Guide to Electric Picnic

    By Expedia on 10th September 2015
    Article by Margaret Scully Even the mention of the word picnic conjures up romantic images of al fresco dining in pretty places. It’s the first weekend in September and I’m delighted to be Electric Picnic bound. The annual music, arts and food festival is held on the gorgeous grounds of the Stradbally Estate in Co. Laois. Stradbally is a good neck […]
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  • Galway May be Dangerous to Your Irish Holiday (In a Good Way)

    By Expedia on 9th September 2015
    By Susan FtizGerald of Vibrant Ireland It may not be on any travel advisory lists, but I experienced a few things I feel visitors should be warned about before you visit this iconic Irish city. Oh, Galway City may seem innocuous enough; after all it is known as the cultural heart of Ireland, and the worst that is said is that […]
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  • Cardiff Highlights – Castles, Culture and Craic

    By Expedia on 4th September 2015
    Article by Allan Dixon When you Google Cardiff city the top highlights of things to do consist of either castles, museums and stadiums. This is true, there’s a lot of them. However, when you’re on the ground it’s a whole different story. Having explored the city myself I found a thriving rustle of excitement in art, activities, food, music and craft […]
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  • World Bog Snorkelling Championships in Wales

    By Expedia on 1st September 2015
    We’re on a mission to find some of Europe’s most unique and exciting sporting experiences.  We’re sending a team of Irish based travel bloggers and vloggers around Europe to experience sports and competitions that we’re not so used to seeing here in Ireland.  First up is the Bog Snorkelling World Championships – that’s right, a bog snorkelling world championships – […]
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