Ireland Links

Photo: NASA Goddard, Sunny Day in Ireland Links related to Ireland presented in somewhat random fashion: Book of Kells http://www.openculture.com/2019/03/the-medieval-masterpiece-the-book-of-kells-is-now-digitized-put-online.html The Medieval Masterpiece, the Book of Kells, Is Now Digitized & Put Online https://t.co/aIV380eN9m pic.twitter.com/IRZaU0XHVx — Open Culture (@openculture) January 12, 2020 Facebook Sustainable Tourism Ireland Cultivate Ireland EcoTourism Ireland Tourism Pure Walking Holidays Outdoors …

Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTE)

Logo Raidió Teilifís Éireann = Radio Television of Ireland (RTÉ) – rte.ie – is the national public service broadcaster of Ireland. Listen live and listen back to the programs. Key Links rte.ie rte.ie/radio1 rte.ie/radio icecast2.rte.ie/rnag Facebook: Radio1 Facebook: ExploreRTE @rte @RTERadio1 Quotables The more we look back, the more we can look forward. Bealaí gur …

Dublin Flowers

Photo: q phia, flower lady We love Dublin and coverage from Lovin Dublin about the ongoing story about flower sellers in … Dublin, Ireland. Tip from Catherine Mack If you’re going to Dublin on your travels, please visit the flower sellers, buy some flowers and share your pics on social media. Tell the govt @Failte_Ireland …

Gaeilge (Irish)

Languages 2018 was declared the official year of the Irish language, or Bliain na Gaeilge. Key Links peig.ie/en/2018 facebook.com/gaeilge2018 @PEIG_ie Tweets by PEIG_ie Headlines http://www.thejournal.ie/readme/opinion-will-bliain-na-gaeilge-turn-into-bliain-na-begrudgers-2018-3732909-Dec2017/ https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/taoiseach-launches-bliain-na-gaeilge-programme-1.3334455 https://cnag.ie/en/news/1042-celebrating-contemplating-125-years-of-irish-language-revival-with-bliain-na-gaeilge-2018.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/motherfoclir-can-millennials-rescue-irish-36409449.html http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-11-05/students-fight-to-keep-irish-language-from-fading-out/9118750 http://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/abroad/54-irish-curses-you-won-t-have-learned-in-school-1.3011527 If every week is Seachtain na Gaeilge on RTÉ, do we need TG4? related: Meáin Ghaeilge RTÉ – Action Plan 2015 – 2019 http://metro.co.uk/2013/03/17/top-10-dreadful-fake-irish-accents-in-films-3545809 http://nos.ie/gniomhaiochas/teanga/6-fhocal-gaeilge-den-scoth …

Dublin

Photo: Damian Synnott, Connacht/Munster lineout Dublin is the capital and most populous city of Ireland and is located in the province of Leinster near the midpoint of Ireland’s east coast, at the mouth of the River Liffey. Spotlight Dublin Flowers Lovin Dublin lovindublin.com Apologies to flower sellers Facebook YouTube @LovinDublin Facebook Lovin Dublin Dublin Event …

Heritage Week in Ireland 2019

Logo For friends in Ireland rn = Para amigos en Irlanda ahora mismo = Do chairde in Éirinn anois Ireland hosts the annual National Heritage Week August 17-25, 2019. Hashtag: #HeritageWeek Key Links heritageweek.ie Event guide Facebook – Event Page @heritageweek Tweets by HeritageWeek 2019 tk Embedded Tweets We’re at @14HenriettaSt for the launch of …

Wild Ireland

Photo: NASA Goddard, Sunny Day in Ireland Planeta.com launches this brand new guide to Wild Ireland – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Parks Ireland has 6 National Parks and 78 Nature Reserves designated under the Wildlife Acts, 1976 and 2000 and various …

Heritage Week in Ireland

Logo Ireland hosts the annual National Heritage Week the last week of August. Hashtag: #HeritageWeek 2019 We’re at @14HenriettaSt for the launch of #NationalHeritageWeek. Taking place from 17th to 25th of August, it will showcase the joy, diversity and accessibility that can be found within #Ireland’s rich #heritage, and this year’s theme is Pastimes | Past Times. …

Glendalough, Ireland

Photo: Damian Synnott, Lakes Glendalough comes from the Irish “Gleann da locha”, meaning the Glen of two Lakes. Wicklow Mountains National Park is situated just south of Dublin. The park covers 20,000 hectares of mountain scenery, and many roads cross through it. The most popular location for visitors to the National park is the scenic …

Saint Patrick’s Day

Poster Saint Patrick’s Day is March 17. Lá fhéile Pádraig sona dhuit! = Happy St Patrick’s Day to you! Greetings to our friends in Ireland and our Irish friends around the world. What began as a religious feast day honoring St Patrick (Patricius, or Padraig) has become an international festival. Hashtag: #StPatricksDay Questions Sláinte! What are …