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Irish Vocabulary: American/Irish Dictionary

April 04, 2018

While Irish people and Americans both share a common language, there are many words, sayings, turns-of-phrase, and different usages of words that can and do cause confusion, sometimes even insult. We have compiled a list of what we think you might need to know before you...

Our 10 Favorite Pubs in Dingle

April 04, 2018

Locals claim the Dingle Peninsula has more pubs per capita than any other town in Ireland and there is 6,000 years of history to go along with it. This mountainous finger of land which juts into the Atlantic Ocean has supported various tribes and populations. When one...

Our 5 Favorite Pubs in Galway

January 16, 2018

They say a pint just tastes better in an Irish pub – especially the brightly painted pubs in Galway. Considering the friendly atmosphere, craic (fun times), vibrant music and great conversation, we definitely agree. Located on Ireland’s west coast, the harbor city of Galway...

Our 10 Favorite Restaurants Along Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

January 16, 2018

Where should you eat when you visit the wonderful Wild Atlantic Way in Ireland? We've got you covered with our top picks.

In Focus: 5 Ways to Spend a Day in Liverpool

January 16, 2018

Thinking about a visit to the UK? Fastened in the North West of England is Liverpool, a port city with a rich and diverse history. Here are 5 ways to spend a day in Liverpool (although it could take weeks to soak up all of this wonderful destination).

Top Things to do in & around Galway

January 16, 2018

Thought of as the place where the Irish like to have "the craic", Galway is a great destination for Ireland vacations. It's a hub for wonderful music, friendly people and beautiful sights as far as the eye can see. 

Scotland Know Before You Go

January 15, 2018

Scotland has much to offer travelers of all kinds. Conveniently located above England, Scotland can be the perfect spot to start a trip in the United Kingdom. Whether it is a golfing trip where the sport was born or a tour in the beautiful highlands, Scotland has something...

Your Destination Wedding Guide

January 11, 2018

Congratulations on your engagement! Thinking about a destination wedding? Planning your big day can be overwhelming - no matter where it's located. Wouldn't you like to avoid all the stress and fuss? This is, after all, a time worth celebrating! Below, we've got some tips on...

Top 10 things to do in Edinburgh

December 11, 2017

 

Edinburgh, Scotland is a European capital city waiting to entertain and delight during your next vacation across the pond.

Top 5 Things to do in Cork

October 04, 2017

Pubs, shops, waterways - Cork may be Ireland's "Second City", but after you visit, you'll discover it's first in every important respect.