Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International’s diverse and dynamic portfolio of more than 170 independent hotels around the world, has announced the addition of The Shelbourne, the enduringly iconic hotel that’s been at the heart of Dublin society since 1824.
Overseas visitor numbers to Ireland increased by almost eight percent during the January-July period, which saw 436,000 additional overseas arrivals when compared to the first seven months of 2017.
The latest statistics released by the Costa Rica Tourism Board reveal a total of 40,907 visitors from the UK travelled to Costa Rica in the first half (H1) of this year, representing an increase of 2.5 percent compared to the same period in 2017.
Tanzania is set to become one of Ireland’s holiday destinations of choice, according to UK-based tour firm, Travel Counsellors.
Leading travel journalists and influencers from Germany have been visiting Ireland, cruising on the River Shannon as guests of Tourism Ireland, Fáilte Ireland and German cruising tour operator, Le Boat.
Tourism Ireland’s Jump into Ireland sales blitz in the US kicked off on April 23, taking in the cities of Boston, Chicago and Seattle.
Dublin Airport’s new EUR40 million (USD49.65 million) aviation fuel farm has opened and is anticipated to significantly improve its aircraft refuelling operations.
US-based Alaska Airlines and Ireland’s flagship carrier Aer Lingus have entered a broad partnership providing Mileage Plan members more ways to earn and redeem air miles.
According to data and analytics company, GlobalData, 2017 has proved to be a record year for UK tourism with international arrivals to the country increasing by 4.6 percent from 38.5 million (2016) to 40.3 million (2017).
Seven tourism companies from Ireland joined Tourism Ireland’s recent first ever sales mission to Qatar.