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#Tourism Ireland

# tourism-ireland - Friday 29 June, 2012

Fewer people from Great Britain visiting Ireland

Plus, reaction to the latest CSO figures on the number of visitors coming to Ireland.

# tourism-ireland - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Better marketing of Dublin as tourist destination could create 27,000 jobs

A report recommends closer collaboration between various stakeholders and the creation of a Dublin specific brand to market to potential overseas visitors as tourism in Dublin fell significantly in the post-Celtic Tiger years.

# tourism-ireland - Monday 4 June, 2012

Minister to Londoners: Escape the Olympic madness and come to Ireland

Tourism Ireland and the Department of Transport, Sport and Tourism are urging Londoners to escape the Olympics and come to Ireland during the competition next month.

# tourism-ireland - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Fewer visits to Ireland in early 2012

Meanwhile, Irish residents made 2.5 per cent fewer visits between January and March.

# tourism-ireland - Friday 16 March, 2012

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Bemused Green Sheep of the Day

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# tourism-ireland - Monday 12 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge 'Greening Tower of Pisa' among latest landmarks turning green on March 17 St Patrick's Day

'Greening Tower of Pisa' among latest landmarks turning green on March 17

Other landmarks turning green include the municipal stadium in Poznan, where Ireland will play two matches in Euro 2012.

# tourism-ireland - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Pessimistic, boastful but loves a drink: what Lonely Planet says about Ireland

The tenth edition of the famed travel guide has some familiar themes…

# tourism-ireland - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Number of overseas visitors to Ireland up for the first time in four years

The Irish Tourist Industry Confederation said the number of overseas visitors to Ireland had risen this past year.

# tourism-ireland - Thursday 22 December, 2011

Tourism figures rise significantly despite economic troubles

More people visited Ireland this year than in 2010 – and they also spent more money.

# tourism-ireland - Friday 23 September, 2011

Good news: number of people visiting Ireland increased this summer

Although, the number of Irish people going overseas in the summer months has fallen by over 5 per cent in the last two years.

# tourism-ireland - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

They 'Like' us: Irish tourism sites have over half-a-million Facebook fans

Tourism Ireland believes its social media presence is crucial in attracting holidaymakers to Ireland.

# tourism-ireland - Saturday 20 August, 2011

Poll: Do you think Ireland is good value for tourists? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Ireland is good value for tourists?

A survey has found that while more Irish people still holiday abroad than have a ‘staycation’, most believe that Ireland is increasingly a good-value tourist destination. Do you agree?

# tourism-ireland - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

How McIlroy's US Open success can boost tourism industry

Tourism Ireland is rolling out a major new campaign aimed at capitalising on the success of the Northern Irishman last month.

# tourism-ireland - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Iconic tourist signpost to be reinstated

Ballyvaughan road signage is to get “State-protected status” after emergency Clare County Council meeting.

# tourism-ireland - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Ireland wins US travel magazine award for top European destination Happy Holidays This post contains a poll

Ireland wins US travel magazine award for top European destination

Ireland beat France and Britain to take award for highest-satisfaction European destination by industry magazine readers.

# tourism-ireland - Monday 23 May, 2011

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Connecticut university president tops list of Irish-Americans

Irish America magazine names John L Lahey of Quinnipiac University as its top Irish-American of 2011. So who is he?

# tourism-ireland - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

Tourism trade mission bids to attract Asia-Pacific visitors

Tourism Ireland will lead a delegation on a five-day ‘sales blitz’ as the government confirms a temporary visa waiver scheme.

# tourism-ireland - Monday 2 May, 2011

McAleese expected to defend corporation tax rate

The president has previously said Ireland’s corporation tax policy is “not up for negotiation” – and is expected to reiterate that message at a meeting with business leaders during her official visit to the Netherlands.

# tourism-ireland - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Latest figures show overall tourism to Ireland down but visitors from the US up

The figures have been released by the Central Statistics Office with Tourism Ireland saying they were not as bad as they expected.

# tourism-ireland - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Ireland to turn the world green on St Patrick's Day

The London Eye and Table Mountain in South Africa will ‘go green’ on 17 March in a bid to boost the flagging tourism industry.