Plans to revitalise Cruise Tourism on Shannon

Building on the recent interest shown by domestic visitors in hiring cruisers on the River Shannon, Fáilte Ireland has initiated a study to examine how the sector can be developed and grown within the Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands region over the next ten years.

International Furnace Festival underway at Caherconnell

A showcase of medieval iron smelting and forging will take place on the weekend of August 27th and 28th at Caherconnell Stone Fort in the heart of the Burren in County Clare.

Indian travel agents discover the island of Ireland

A group of Indian travel agents has been exploring Co Clare and Ireland – as guests of Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland.

240kg of litter collected in Clare coastal clean-up

Volunteers from all around Clare came out on Saturday to take part in Clean Coasts and Fáilte Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way Community Clean-ups of Lahinch Beach in Clare. 

Wild Atlantic Way clean-up event on Saturday

Fáilte Ireland, the National Tourism Development’s role is to support the long-term sustainable growth in the economic, social, cultural, and environmental contribution of tourism to Ireland.

Clare people urged to pursue career in tourism and...

Clare hoteliers have welcomed the launch of the new ‘Works for Me’ campaign from Fáilte Ireland, aimed at attracting more people to jobs in the wider tourism industry.

First bar manager degree apprenticeship unveiled

Clare publicans have been urged to sign up to the first ever apprenticeship to train a new generation of bar managers, launched to tackle the crippling shortage of hospitality staff.

Search on for ‘The Best Place to Holiday in...

As the country gears up for what promises to be the first ‘normal’ summer in three years, details of the search for ‘The Best Place to Holiday in Ireland’ 2022 have been announced.

Lough Derg Blueway is world accredited

The Lough Derg Blueway has been announced as one of the first Blueways in the world to achieve official accreditation.