Wild Atlantic Way – Progress Update

The Wild Atlantic Way is set to be Ireland’s first long distance tourist route, which will stretch for about 2,000 km from Donegal to West Cork.  To see how the development of this great “new” attraction is coming along, ITIC spoke with Project Director Paddy Mathews of Fáilte Ireland. Click on the image below to […]... Read More

Beyond Britain – A New Tourism World

Where are the opportunities for Ireland? Irish tourism had another disappointing year in 2012, with Britain – the largest source market – again in decline.  So does Ireland need to look further afield for sustainable growth?  ITIC spoke with Noel Sweeney of TTC who looks at the opportunities for returning Irish tourism to solid and […]... Read More

All new Ireland.com

Tourism Ireland’s new website Ireland.com has just recently been launched, and to say it is a big step-up from the old Discoverireland.com site would be to hugely underscribe the brilliant new site. ITIC spoke to Brian Harte of Tourism Ireland, the man most responsible for delivering the exciting new development.  Click on the video below […]... Read More

Gabriel shook up The Gathering

The Irish Tourist Industry Confederation Chief Executive Eamonn McKeon put a positive spin on the star’s negative comments about the year-long event which aims to attract members of the diaspora here on holidays.  He was speaking at the release of the latest figures that show a 2pc rise in US visitors last year, despite a […]... Read More