Ireland’s islands – scenic havens around the Irish coastline; Daniel Rosehill; Irish Central

Get a dose of the Irish island life at the spectacular locales!

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Days of Hollywood Star Wars-style epics over for fragile Skellig Michael; Nick Bramhill; Herald

Skellig Michael, the protected island made famous by Star Wars, is unlikely to be used as a location for further Hollywood-style film projects, the Office of Public Works (OPW) has…

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Why it’s Worth the Boat Trip to the Skellig Islands; Leigh McAdam; Hike Bike Travel

The Skellig Islands, a UNESCO site accessed by boat only 100 days/year are worth the crazy boat ride to see the gannet colony & the beehive huts…

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Top ‘O The Country To You; Paul McNamara; Copenhagen Post

No trip to the Emerald Isle is complete without a visit to this selection. Top o’ the country to you…

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Go To Ireland in 2019 for Great Experiences And Good Value; Catherine Sabino; Forbes

Travel experts tell why you should consider the Emerald Isle for a vacation this year.

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How to plan the ultimate Irish road trip; Laura Hampson; Evening Standard

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As soon as you take your first trip to Ireland, it’s easy to see why the Emerald Isle has become synonymous with magic and fairytales. The country, home to just 4.7 million people, is just across the…

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New regulations may make Skellig Michael tougher to visit for ‘Star Wars’ fans; Eben Diskin; Matador Network

Birds and monastic ruins first.

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Why it may get harder to visit Ireland’s famous Skellig Michael; James Gabriel Martin; Lonely Planet

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Irish government seeking nominations for World Heritage list; Conor Trindle; Sierra Leone Times

The Irish government on Friday called for applications for new sites to be considered for Ireland World Heritage Tentative List.

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Jedis, thrones and giants: Ireland’s beauty surpasses movie scenes; Susan Hegger; St Louis Post Dispatch

The young boy, possibly 8 or so, sat cross-legged in the middle of the white stone “beehive” hut. He spoke quietly but intently to a young girl, probably his sister…

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