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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The Golden Ireland Team


Galway 2020 - European Capital of Culture

Date: January 2020   Destination: Galway

Programme of Events Throughout this Galway 2020 programme, the themes of language, landscape and migration come to life. Structured around the old...

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

Date: January 2020   Destination: Faithlegg

Faithlegg Hotel is a magnificent 18th Century Mansion which forms the centrepiece of the luxurious four star hotel and country estate, in Co...

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Many Years Ago

Date: December 2019

Many Years Ago Edited and condensed by Bridget Haggerty from a John B. Keane story Many years ago, in our street, there lived an old woman who had...

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Win a 3 Night Break with Dinner at The 4* Radisson Blu Hotel Letterkenny

Date: November 2019

This Competition is Now Closed. Thanks to everybody who entered. Congratulations to the lucky winner, Ms Trish Doyle from Raheen, Limerick....

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Win a Weekend Stay at Eccles Hotel Glengarriff, West Cork

Date: November 2019   Destination: Glengarriff, West Cork

This competition is now closed. Thanks to all you entered. Congratulations to our lucky winner, Ms Noreen Long from Ballyneety Co....

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Win a Two Night Break with Dinner for 2 in The Bridge House Hotel Tullamore

Date: October 2019   Destination: Tullamore, Co Offaly

This Competition is Now Closed. Thanks to everybody you entered. Congratulations to the lucky winner: Mr Martin McAteer from Newry. The Bridge...

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Win a 5 Night Break in Westport for The Country Music Festival, 8th December 2019

Date: October 2019   Destination: Westport, Co Mayo

Competition is Now Closed! Thanks to everybody who entered. Congratulations to our lucky winner: Mrs Catherine O'Donnell from Co...

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Jurassic Park Short Film secretly shot at Powerscourt Estate

Date: September 2019   Destination: Co Wicklow

The Dinosaurs are coming, and this time, it’s to Powerscourt Estate in County Wicklow. Film Director Colin Trevorrow has revealed that a secret...

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Culture Night, 20th September 2019

Date: September 2019   Destination: Ireland

Culture Night is an annual all-island public event that celebrates culture, creativity and the arts. This year, it will take place on Friday 20th...

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Dublin Theatre Festival announces programme for 2019

Date: September, October 2019   Destination: Dublin

18 days and nights of exceptional Irish and international work from 26 Sept – 13 Oct 2019. Highlights include: Exciting new Irish work from...

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