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.


Be inspired!


Le gach dea-mhéin


The Golden Ireland Team


Halloween Customs and Traditions

Date: October 2017   Destination: Ireland

Thanks to The Dú project for the following information on Stories about Halloween from the Schools' Collection. From earliest recorded...

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Great Prizes Up for Grabs in The Irish Independent Reader Travel Awards 2018

Date: October 2017   Destination: Ireland

The and Weekend Magazine Reader Travel Awards 2018 are now open for votes. HOW DOES IT WORK? Simply enter your nominations, together...

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Build your Irish Family Tree with Findmypast

Date: October 2017   Destination: Ireland

Genealogy is one of the most popular hobbies in the world. It’s the perfect way of doing something fulfilling with the extra spare time that...

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Take a restorative break on the Wild Atlantic Way this autumn

Date: October 2017   Destination: Wild Atlantic Way

There is something magical about a long walk in autumn sunshine. You’re wrapped up well but there’s still warmth in the sun. And you’re in the...

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Galway City and County: Top Experiences for over 55s

Date: October 2017   Destination: Galway

Thanks to Fáilte Ireland for the following comprehensive guide on everything you need to know about Galway City & County.. Whether you want to...

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Halloween Escapes

Date: October 2017   Destination: Ireland

If you're planning a trip away with the Grandkids this Halloween, here are some hauntingly good ideas to inspire you! Remember it's also worth...

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Blue Haven Hotel Kinsale wins Best Breakfast in Ireland Award @ The Gold Medal Awards last night Tuesday 26th September

Date: September 2017   Destination: Kinsale

The Gold Medal awards took place last night as a black tie gala dinner in Lyrath Estate Hotel, Kilkenny where the celebrations began. Many people...

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Active Retirement Itineraries from Mid Ireland Tourism

Date: September 2017   Destination: Mid Ireland

Mid Ireland Tourism promotes tourism in the regions of North Tipperary, Laois, Offaly, Westmeath and East Galway. They have put together sample...

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Win a 3 Night Break, including dinner for two, in The Maldron Hotel Sandy Road Galway

Date: September 2017   Destination: Galway

The 4 star Maldron Hotel Sandy Road is a ten minute stroll from Galway city centre. With over 100 guest rooms, conference facilities, wheelchair...

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Volunteer for Culture Night - 22nd September 2017

Date: September 2017   Destination: Dublin

Interested in helping out behind the scenes at Culture Night 2017? We're currently looking for enthusiastic and reliable individuals to join the team...

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