Special Riverdance Weekend in Ireland with Brendan Vacations –

Special Riverdance Weekend in Ireland with Brendan Vacations

Don’t miss this one-time celebration of everything Riverdance!

DELRAY BEACH, FL, April 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Few shows have inspired and touched audiences the way Riverdance has. A wonderful celebration of Irish music, song and dance, the phenomenon of Riverdance draws on Irish traditions and
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Dublin, Ireland Travel Guide

Dublin, the capital city of the Republic of Ireland, is a lovely city with lots of charm. Having found a fantastic deal on Travelzoo (if you haven’t used this website and you live in the UK, do), Emily and I went to Dublin for a few days to recharge the batteries after a difficult term
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Westbury is named best business hotel –

DUBLIN’S Westbury Hotel has been named the ‘Best Business Hotel in Ireland’, according to a prestigious travel awards.

ALSO IN THIS SECTION Reviled Swastika shown in flag festival I wish it was Fiona says missing woman’s mum Why half of all texters are begging GMAB!* The hotel, owned by The Doyle Collection, won the title
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Viking and Medieval Dublin, City Tour

Imagine you could travel backwards in time in Dublin, and strip back the glass, metal, concrete and tarmac of the modern city to replace it with timber, wattle, thatch and stone to see what Dublin was like over a thousand years ago.

Dublin is a city of two names, the first of which comes from
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Dental ‘tourists’ leaving Republic in search of cheaper care – Consumer News & Advice | Pricewatch, Money Advice | The Irish Time – Fri, May 10, 2013

A “dental divide” has opened between North and South in Ireland, with the differences in prices and services upsetting some patients in the Republic. Checks show that prices for dental treatment are often highest in Dublin and sometimes only slightly cheaper further afield in the Republic. Even so, there is good value to be found.
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Travel Blog Exchange: Travel Bloggers Hit Dublin for St. Patrick's Day Festival – TBEX USA


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St. Patrick’s Day parade-goers (by Monika Fuchs)

TBEX Dublin doesn’t start for another six months, but our friends at Fáilte Ireland wanted to give some travel bloggers a sneak peek at our 2013 European host
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Most expensive airport transfers revealed – Telegraph

A taxi from the main international airport serving the Japanese capital into the city centre could set you back almost £200, the study indicated.

The 41-mile journey, was not however, the most expensive when ranked on cost by distance travelled. That slot fell to Copenhagen, where a five-mile trip costs an average of £34.08, which
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Bring it on Home: Ireland : Stltoday

Who and where • From right, Laurie of Highland, Logan of Highland, Blair of Houston, Kale of St. Louis, and Keith Frank of Highland stand in front of the Dingle Peninsula of Ireland.

The trip • They traveled 10 days, and during their visit they met up with Kale, who was studying in Dublin. Some
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Railway Heritage Tour Dublin | Events | IrishCentral

Ireland has a long and rich history of rail travel, beginning with the humble, but hugely successful Dublin & Kingstown (the present Dún Laoghaire) line which was the world’s first commuter railway opening in 1834, to the vast networks of broad gauge (5ft 3”) and narrow gauge (3ft) systems of great companies like the Great
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Doing it the 'Cork Way' at Meitheal | SouthernStar | News

Akin to ‘speed-dating’, the Meitheal format is based on a pre-arranged appointment system, with each supplier having approximately 65 ten minute appointments, all of which are based on both suppliers and operators’ specific requests.

Overall, almost 15,800 scheduled appointments took place between the Irish trade and overseas tourism representatives across the two days.

Over 400
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Dublin People | Unique Dublin tour guide launched

A UNIQUE Dublin tour guide has been designed to help young people with Down Syndrome to easily navigate their way through the streets of the capital.

The Smart Tourism Guide has been written, designed, edited and tested by people with Down Syndrome including Cathy Soden, from Clonskeagh, and David O’Brien, from Glasnevin.

Cathy and David,
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Donegal man designs Dublin tourism guide – Local – Donegal Democrat

Donegal man Shaun Bradley is one of 16 designers behind a unique Dublin tour guide designed by people with Down syndrome for people with Down Syndrome.

The colourful guide, which was launched by Down Syndrome Ireland this week, has been designed to help young people with Down Syndrome to easily navigate their way through the
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Rick Steves: In Ireland, the action is in the pubs – Travel – The Buffalo News

Several years ago, I served as the grand marshal for Seattle’s St. Patrick’s Day parade. That year, the visiting dignitary was Noel Dempsey, then the Irish minister for communications. Dempsey explained to me that each St. Patrick’s Day, the demand for Irish dignitaries empties their country of politicians as they fan out to festivals around
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8 incredible grand tours you can actually afford | Fox News

Sometimes a one-week vacation just isn’t enough. From a safari journey around Africa to an extensive cross-country tour of the U.S., we’ve rounded up eight grand tours that give you the largest amount of adventure for the smallest amount of money per day.

Sometimes a one-week vacation just isn’t enough, especially when you wake up
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Flynn's dealer incentive trip destination: Ireland – News – Tire Business – The Tire Dealer's No. 1 News Source

MERCER, Pa. (April 17, 2013) — Flynn’s Tire Wholesale recently held its 3rd annual Gold Standard Travel Program with a trip to the ol’ sod.

The dealership hosted more than 100 qualifying dealers, key suppliers and employees, along with their guests, in Dublin, Ireland, in early April,.

Flynn’s Tire said the trip held special significance
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