Archive for February, 2011

Easter holidays in Fuerteventura

By Emma - Last updated: Monday, February 28, 2011

With warm sunshine nearly all year round, this volcanic stretch in the Canary Islands is a little known paradise.  Take an Easter holiday in Fuerteventura and see why it is called the Hawaii of Europe. The land of sand and sea With beaches stretching as far as the eye can see, you are sure find […]

St Patrick’s day in Chicago

By Emma - Last updated: Friday, February 25, 2011

Every year millions of people around the world pay their respects to St Patrick in a uniquely festive way.  Come to Chicago with its strong Irish background and join in with the extravagant US style celebrations. A day you almost definitely won’t forget St Patrick’s day in Chicago is like no other – a combination […]

St Patrick’s holiday in Gran Canaria

By Emma - Last updated: Thursday, February 24, 2011

A St Patrick’s holiday in Gran Canaria is the ideal way to blow off those winter cobwebs. With its warm climate and splendid variety of terrain there is something for everyone, whether you want a relaxing beach break or an adventure holiday. With so much to see look into car hire in Gran Canaria to […]

Easter holidays in Lisbon

By Emma - Last updated: Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Portugal’s capital sits across seven hills on the north bank of the River Tagus and encapsulates everything great about Portugal. As soon as you get off your flight to Lisbon you can’t help but be impressed by how much there is to discover along its cobble stone pavements. Palaces, churches and monasteries spring out of […]

Weekend In Edinburgh For Rugger Buggers

By jen - Last updated: Wednesday, February 23, 2011

With the Irish rugby teams next fixture in the 6 Nations an away match against Scotland on the 27th, there has never been a better time for Rugby fans to check out all that Edinburgh has to offer. Only a short flight across the Irish Sea you’ll be enjoying the attractions and the craic with […]

Easter holidays in Lanzarote

By Emma - Last updated: Tuesday, February 22, 2011

If you’re wondering where to spend the Easter holidays and want somewhere with year-round sunshine, fantastic beaches and a wide choice of water sports, it’s time to book your long weekend in Lanzarote. The Canary island has long been a popular holiday destination thanks to its winning combination of beach and nightlife, with flights to […]

St Patrick’s Day in Madrid

By Emma - Last updated: Monday, February 21, 2011

St Patrick’s Day is celebrated the world over so why not choose a weekend in Madrid to show your love for the Emerald Isle. There are countless Irish bars throughout the city and you can be sure that, come 17 March, they’ll all be making their presence felt. And with flights to Madrid offering great […]

Snowbombing In The Austrian Alps

By jen - Last updated: Monday, February 21, 2011

There’s nothing like spending a week on mountains of pure white powder snow under a perfect blue cloudless sky and the Austrian Alps offer an exciting time for snowboarders and ski-ers on and off the piste. Festival The town of Mayerhofen will be truly alive and kicking when the snowboarding and music festival Snowbombing comes to town from 4-9th April.  Some […]

St Patrick’s Day in Munich

By Emma - Last updated: Friday, February 18, 2011

With its beer halls, vast beer gardens and some of Germany’s most famous breweries, Munich is a mecca for revellers. If you missed out on Oktoberfest then head to the capital of Bavaria to celebrate St Patrick’s Day this year and book your flight to Munich or weekend in Munich now. Enjoy the craic Head […]

St Patrick’s Day in Rome

By Emma - Last updated: Thursday, February 17, 2011

Where better to celebrate St Patrick’s Day than in one of the world’s most beautiful cities? With its millennium-old basilicas, opulent monuments and cosmopolitan vibe, there’s nowhere like Rome. So do something different and book your weekend in Rome now. Enter into the Irish spirit Rome has a fair number of Irish ex-pats who will […]