Of 5,382 hotel rooms expected to come on stream in Dublin in the next three years, it is expected that 3,444 will come from new hotels. Photograph: iStock

Just under 5,500 hotel rooms will be built in Dublin between now and 2020, with supply pressures expected to ease significantly by 2019. According to(...)

Sean Doran: ‘We hope to see the Northern Literary Lands as something that is adopted by both tourist boards – Tourism NI and Fáilte Ireland – as a joint initiative. Photograph:  Daveth Fox

The flow of ideas from Seán Doran and Liam Browne is so fast that it can be hard to keep up, especially when the two of them get excited and start tal(...)

Martin Deniau, Kate O’Neill, Mary Costelloe, Brendan Fagan, Michael Burns and Dublin City Cllr, Mannix Flynn, at the No To Bid campaign launch. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Businesses in Dublin City centre have voted to retain the Dublin Town organisation for another five years. More than 1500 city centre businesses took(...)

The Ride Atlantic Way cyclists at the Auburn Lodge, Ennis Co Clare. Facing the camera are Councillor Bill Chamber, Cathaoirleach of Clare County Council, and Colm Collins, Clare football manager.

A campaigner is aiming to raise €30,000 to support the prevention of suicide by cycling the Wild Atlantic Way – from Co Cork to Co Derry. Led by Clar(...)

An architects’ impression of the extension to the Gravity Bar at the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin.

The Guinness Storehouse in Dublin is planning to double the size of its Gravity Bar as part of a €16 million expansion. Subject to planning permissio(...)

Seánie McGrath: “The Cork public are realistic that it is an outside bet they will win the All-Ireland.” Photograph: Inpho

Sunday in Thurles has a whole vault of echoes for Seánie McGrath with Cork back in a Munster hurling final, against Clare. He was part of Jimmy Barry-(...)

Ed Sheeran: hotel price rises around dates for seven Irish concerts in 2018. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images

Hotels in Dublin, Cork, Galway and Belfast have increased their prices by up to €300 to coincide with pop star Ed Sheeran’s seven-date Irish tour in 2(...)

Karena and Kasey Te Awa Bird, New Zealand MasterChef winners, filming their food and travel show in Dublin on Tuesday

Karena and Kasey Te Awa Bird, joint-winners of MasterChef New Zealand 2014, are filming in Dublin today for the new series of their food and travel TV(...)

Patricia Callan, director of the Alcohol Beverage Federation of Ireland, sees plenty of potential for tourism around Irish whiskey. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The caste of a lobbyist depends, in large part, on the social or moral standing of the thing for which they lobby. What? Did you say you’re a tobacco(...)

Alison O’Reilly, Lorna Robertson and Giovanna Ryan of Three Girls Cook

Dubliner Alison O’Reilly, who narrowly missed out on making the final three in the recent BBC television MasterChef series, has joined up with two of (...)