Golden Moments

Welcome to our Golden Moments section. Here you will find a random collection of stories, news, offers, reviews and events that we hope may be of interest.


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Heritage Heroes Writing Competition. Win Two Nights B&B and Dinner for Two in Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Co. Meath.

Date: August 2018   Destination: Ireland

National Heritage Week takes place from 18th - 26th August 2018. The theme of this year’s National Heritage Week is ‘Sharing Stories’. During...

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Win 5 Family Tickets to Russborough House & Parklands

Date: August 2018   Destination: Russborough House

To celebrate National Heritage Week, Russborough House & Parklands are offering five sets of family tickets. National Heritage Week will take place...

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And The Lucky Winner Is..

Date: August 2018   Destination: Galway

Congratulations to the winner of our recent Golden Ireland/Victoria Hotel competition. The lucky winner is Mrs Deirdre Comer from Newry, Co Down....

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Win 2 nights DB&B with a complimentary day tour from The Victoria Hotel Galway

Date: August 2018   Destination: Galway

Victoria Hotel is nestled just off Eyre Square in the centre of Galway city and is only steps away from Ceannt train and bus station, making it the...

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Trip idea: Causeway Coastal Route

Date: July 2018   Destination: Northern Ireland

Thanks to Tourism Ireland for some inspirational ideas for visiting the beautiful Causeway Coastal Route in Northern Ireland. Stretching from...

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Date: July 2018   Destination: Ireland

Why choose findmypast Ireland We're family historians too Like you, the findmypast Ireland team has a real passion for family history. The website...

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Flying solo? Irish hotel stays with single-friendly rates

Date: June 2018

Thanks to Pól Ó Conghaile for the following article on Single Friendly Holidays in Ireland, and of course for the Golden Ireland mention. There...

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James Joyce, Ulysses and Bloomsday: what you NEED to know

Date: June 2018   Destination: Dublin

Thanks to Tourism Ireland for the following article on James Joyce, Ulysses and Bloomsday. Hands up how many people have read James Joyce’s entire...

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My Hometown Competition Winner

Date: June 2018   Destination: Ireland

Congratulations to Ms Vivienne Foley from Cork who was the recent winner of The Golden Ireland/Bellbridge House Hotel competition. A big thank you to...

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Date: May 2018   Destination: Urris, Co Donegal
Author: Sheila Meade

Bordered by hills and Loch Swilly’s shores lies the valley of Urris, Clonmany In the Inishowen peninsula, north east Donegal, Urris is where I am...

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