The changing world of Guided Holidays

The Travel Corporation is a highly successful global travel group with over 25 award-winning brands. The best known of these in Ireland are, Trafalgar, Insight Vacations and Brendan Vacations. In recent times their Red Carnation Hotel Collection has made a very significant investment in Ireland with the purchase of Ashford Castle. Paul Wiseman, President of […]... Read More

Germany & France to power growth from Continental Europe

Tourism Ireland, together with a steering group drawn from ITIC, Fáilte Ireland and the NITB, has recently completed a very valuable assessment of the future potential of the German and French markets, and produced a comprehensive report called “Germany and France: A strategy for growth”. ITIC spoke with Tourism Ireland’s Head of Europe, Finola O’Mahony, […]... Read More

Getting Behind the Data 2013

A look behind the 2013 data recently released by the Central Statistics Office, coupled with a top line analysis of performance over recent years, shows up some interesting results and challenging trends. CLICK HERE – it’s well worth your time.  And let us know what you think. April 3rd 2014 Share this:... Read More

Business Tourism is Big Business

The Association of Irish Professional Conference Organisers (AIPCO) have just held their Business Tourism Conference in the City of Culture, Limerick. To see how that went and to talk about the important MICE business, ITIC spoke with the AIPCO Chair Susan Nolan. Click on the image below to hear what she had to say. April […]... Read More