Things to do in Ireland for Valentines day – February 14th

Forget the usual bunch of flowers, box of chocolates – how about  celebrating Valentines day in Ireland.  Ireland is full of fairytale romance, with its amazing scenery, cobbled streets, cosy pub fires and castles that hold a lifetime of mythical romances in their old stone walls. Here are a few things to experience that will […]

Congratulations to Padraig Harrigton – Ryder Cup Captain 2020

Congratulations to Padraig Harrington on the wonderful news that he been named as the European Captain for The 2020 Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin from September 25 – 27, 2020. The three-time Major Champion has a storied Ryder Cup career, having represented Europe six times as a player – including being part of […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Irish Lingo

Though English is the most commonly spoken language in Ireland, it can even feel foreign to native English speakers sometimes. The combination of the Irish culture and language has played a huge role in influencing the way we speak it everyday.  So, in order to prepare yourself to be immersed in Irish culture, we here at My […]

December in Ireland – The lead up to Christmas!

Ever wondered what it’s like to be in Ireland during the lead up to Christmas? It is one of the most celebrated and special times to be in our amazing country. It is a time rich in tradition, culture and craic! Below are 8 things you will experience this December if you decide to come […]

Ireland Attractions

Want a quick run-down of some of the top sights in Ireland and their reviews? Look no further! Here’s a short overview of some of the many attractions the Emerald Isle has to offer, separated by area. All reviews are from within the last month and have been retrieved from Trip Advisor. West Coast ‘Incredible […]

Easter in Ireland

Easter in Ireland is celebrated  with Easter Holidays, Easter Eggs and even a visit from the Easter Bunny ! Easter takes its name from the pagan goddess of spring ‘Eostre’ and many of the traditional Easter icons were originally Anglo Saxon fertility symbols. The Irish have welcomed these symbols and celebrate Easter with chocolate Easter […]

St Patricks Day – Beannacht Lá Fhéile Pádraig 2015

March 17th 2015 is the day we Irish celebrate the life and work of the patron Saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick  Saint Patrick is the patron saint and national apostle of Ireland. St Patrick is credited with bringing christianity to Ireland. Most of what is known about him comes from his two works; the Confessio, a […]

Holiday World Expo , RDS , Dublin 2015

Tony Brazil ( Founder of Limerick Travel/ MyHolidayIreland) meeting Kevin O’Malley the US ambassador to Ireland at the  Holiday World show in the RDS,Dublin recently.

Lifetime Achievement Award

The Blue Insurances Travel Media Awards were launched in 2011 and have since grown to become one of the highlights of the annual travel industry calendar. They  are the only awards that call on members of the media to vote for their favourite companies in the travel trade. The 2014 awards took place on Friday […]

Limerick City Of Culture 2014

If you have ever considered a vacation to Ireland, then 2014 is a very special year to visit. Limerick National City of Culture 2014 programme launched Key elements of the year-long programme – see www.limerickcityofculture.ie/programme – that will deliver an unparalleled blend of cultural expression and performance in Limerick throughout 2014 were announced at Daghda […]