ITOA Positive About the Future

The Incoming Tour Operators Association of Ireland (ITOA) has released the results of their annual survey on the nature, scale and value of the inbound tour operators to Irish tourism. This is the 8th consecutive year in which this survey has been conducted so the ITOA members have experienced many highs and lows over the […]... Read More

GB Path to Growth – Game on

A major review of the British market last year, called GB Path to Growth, led to a new plan to reverse the recent trend. ITIC spoke with Vanessa Markey, Tourism Ireland’s chief in Britain, to see how the new plan was being implemented and to get an indication of how recovery prospects are shaping up. […]... Read More

Luxury camping & weddings in Kerry

An unlikely combination perhaps, but when a new product emerges it is always interesting to have a look, and this is surely interesting. When John Brennan, co-star with brother Francis of the hugely successful At Your Service TV series, bought Dromquinna Manor near Kenmare 2 years ago people wondered if it was an inspired or […]... Read More

Hoteliers more confident

The Irish Hotels Federation held their annual gathering this week at The Malton Hotel in Killarney. ITIC was there and spoke with IHF President Michael Vaughan to judge how the mood was about the upcoming season, and other issues on hoteliers minds. Click on the image below to hear what he had to say. March […]... Read More

America is Looking Good

Brendan Vacations is part of the Travel Corporation, a global giant in the world of tourism and travel. ¬†They have long been powerful supporters of Ireland in the escorted tours and individual travel markets. Their President, Nico Zenner, visited Dublin recently and while there he spoke with ITIC. Click on the image below to hear […]... Read More