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GAA Football and Hurling Championships: The 2018 Season.

Posted by Keith Dowling on 6/11/18 11:15 AM

With the GAA Football and Hurling Championships underway we will soon see who will emerge as champions for 2018. The Hurling Final will take place in Croke Park on Sunday, August 19th with the Football being played on Sunday, September 2nd....

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Destination Ireland: Dublin, Donegal, Belfast, and more

Posted by Tom Casey on 12/21/17 10:00 AM

Those of us that work at Old Sod Travel, love Ireland! It's why we do what we do. So when other people recognize things in or about Ireland that are exceptional, we love to help spread the word.

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An Insider’s Guide to the Top Dublin pubs, Part 3

Posted by Tom Casey on 4/30/17 1:01 PM

This is the third post in the Insider's Guide to the Top Dublin Pubs series, which explores two additional Pubs to visit in Dublin.

For a relatively small country, Ireland offers a wealth of natural wonders and cultural delights. With options...

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An Insider’s Guide to the Top Dublin pubs, continued

Posted by Tom Casey on 4/21/17 2:59 PM
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An Insider’s Guide to the Top Dublin pubs

Posted by Tom Casey on 4/6/17 11:53 AM
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The Coyne Cup 2017

Posted by Tom Casey on 2/4/17 9:30 AM

Bring your family to Scotland for Coyne Cup 2017: August 22nd - 26th  

 
 
This summer we'll head back into the dunes with New York  Times Bestselling Author, Tom Coyne, who  insisted that the tour­na­ment reflect the spirit of his  book,  ...
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Galway: One of 7 "under-the-radar" must visit cities.

Posted by Tom Casey on 1/18/17 8:40 AM

Following the news that Donegal is the coolest place on Earth,  another Irish city is making news of its own: Galway recently made the Tasting Table list of 7 cities under-the-radar that you need to visit this year

Surrounded by a vast ocean...

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Donegal: The Coolest Place on Earth

Posted by Tom Casey on 1/6/17 5:23 PM
Donegal's beautiful beaches and landscape along with their warm-hearted residents make it a great place to be.
 
This might be one of the reasons why the  National Geographic Traveller described  Donegal as the “coolest place on the...
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Best Courses for your Ireland Golf Trip

Posted by Tom Casey on 10/28/16 2:56 PM

As the Celtic Tiger con­tin­ues to work its way through aus­ter­ity and regain its foot­ing, the golf in Ire­land con­tin­ues to get bet­ter and bet­ter, and it was already pretty good!

Unbe­liev­able courses in stun­ning loca­tions are build­ing...

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Planning a Golf Trip to Ireland

Posted by Tom Casey on 10/28/16 2:55 PM

Most golfers plan­ning a golf vaca­tion to Ire­land work with an Ire­land trip plan­ner or a golf spe­cial­ist. When you con­sider the logis­tics involved, it’s easy to under­stand why. In this post I will try to break down some of the many...

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