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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Céad Míle Fáilte to Felicity Hayes McCoy and Wilf Judd

Date: February 2019   Destination: Waterford, Wexford, kilkenny

This month we are delighted to welcome Felicity Hayes McCoy, and her husband Wilf Judd who will guest blog exclusively for Golden Ireland. Felicity...

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Win a Fantastic Two Night Break with Dinner for Two in Faithelgg Hotel

Date: February 2019   Destination: Faithlegg

This competition is now closed. Thank you to everybody who participated. Congratulations to Ms Jo Anne Mc Comb from Ballymena, Co. Antrim, who was...

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Killarney Mountain Festival, 8th - 10th March 2019

Date: January 2019   Destination: Killarney

Following on from a hugely successful inaugural festival in 2018, Killarney Mountain Festival 2019 will take place on the weekend of the 8th, 9th and...

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Win Two Nights B&B and Dinner for Two in The Shearwater Hotel, Galway.

Date: January 2019   Destination: Shearwater Hotel, Galway

This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Michael Breen from Goatstown, Dublin 14 who was the lucky winner. Thank you to everybody who...

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Destination Dingle

Date: January 2019   Destination: Dingle, Co. Kerry

Dingle, famed for its stunning scenery and lively atmosphere, makes for an ideal destination for your senior break. The town itself is easily...

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HBO® to Launch Game of Thrones® Legacy Experiences in Northern Ireland

Date: January 2019   Destination: Northern Ireland

As Game of Thrones finishes filming after a decade in Northern Ireland, HBO is celebrating the show’s incredible legacy in the region by converting...

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The magic of the tombs at Newgrange on this day the winter solstice

Date: December 2018   Destination: Newgrange, Co. Meath

Thanks to Dara McBride of Irish Central for the following article on The Winter Solstice 2018. Today was the Winter Solstice 2018, meaning that...

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Irish Christmas Starter

Date: December 2018   Destination: Ireland

It can often be tricky to come up with a starter that's a crowd pleaser on Christmas Day. We like this one from Neven Maguire which features in "The...

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Hogmanay & New Year in Scotland

Date: December 2018

Thinking of heading to Scotland for New Year's this year? If you would like to experience something different, the following information from Visit...

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Christmas Events in Ireland

Date: December 2018   Destination: Ireland

Dublin Events Viennese Christmas by Candlelight by London Concertante, 15th December 2018 St. Patrick’s Cathedral, St. Patrick’s Close, Dublin...

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