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#Tourists

# tourists - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

More than 700 tourists were mugged last year
# No Míle Fáilte
# No Míle Fáilte

More than 700 tourists were mugged last year

Mar 25th 2015, 5:35 PM 13,786 Views 63 Comments

Niall Collins asked Frances Fitzgerald to take a walk with him in Dublin city centre to see how common crime is.

# tourists - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Watch these poor tourists try their hand at speaking Irish
# Tourists
From The Daily Edge
# Tourists

Watch these poor tourists try their hand at speaking Irish

Feb 24th 2015, 3:15 PM 2,696 Views 1 Comment

“It sounds like cats dying.”

# tourists - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Robbie Keane took the LA Galaxy lads to the home of the black stuff last night
# Tourists
From The42
# Tourists

Robbie Keane took the LA Galaxy lads to the home of the black stuff last night

Feb 14th 2015, 9:28 AM 9,694 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland captain enjoyed a pint of Guinness with his team-mates at the Storehouse.

# tourists - Friday 23 January, 2015

Australian tourist asks Americans to imitate his accent, with amusing results
# Accent Challenge
From The Daily Edge
# Accent Challenge

Australian tourist asks Americans to imitate his accent, with amusing results

Jan 23rd 2015, 5:22 PM 2,231 Views 0 Comments

“G’day mate, how you going?”

# tourists - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Tourists run up the Rocky steps, bump into Sylvester Stallone himself
# Eye Of The Tiger
From The Daily Edge
# Eye Of The Tiger

Tourists run up the Rocky steps, bump into Sylvester Stallone himself

Jan 21st 2015, 10:40 AM 21,114 Views 0 Comments

What are the chances?

# tourists - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Where did Irish people go on holiday last year?
# Going Anywhere Nice?
# Going Anywhere Nice?

Where did Irish people go on holiday last year?

Jan 6th 2015, 3:38 PM 27,802 Views 41 Comments

Great Britain and Spain. A lot.

# tourists - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Tourists spent an average of €479 each in Ireland this year
# Céad Míle Fáilte
# Céad Míle Fáilte

Tourists spent an average of €479 each in Ireland this year

Dec 30th 2014, 10:59 AM 6,027 Views 18 Comments

The equivalent of 469 million pints in Temple Bar overall.

# tourists - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Watch this giant gorilla get his own back on Irish tourists (NSFW)
# Not Happy
From The Daily Edge
# Not Happy

Watch this giant gorilla get his own back on Irish tourists (NSFW)

Nov 23rd 2014, 9:03 AM 6,829 Views 1 Comment

Wait for it…

# tourists - Friday 14 November, 2014

Sassy camel has no boundaries, steals food from tourist's car
# Humpday
From The Daily Edge
# Humpday

Sassy camel has no boundaries, steals food from tourist's car

Nov 14th 2014, 7:26 AM 3,761 Views 0 Comments

Bag and all.

# tourists - Thursday 13 November, 2014

New York Times spends 36 hours in Dublin, makes it look stunning
# Hiya Tourists
From The Daily Edge
# Hiya Tourists

New York Times spends 36 hours in Dublin, makes it look stunning

Nov 13th 2014, 9:30 AM 41,488 Views 49 Comments

It’s a grand little city all the same.

# tourists - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Reports vary as Thai police arrest three men over murder of British tourists
# Koh Tao
# Koh Tao

Reports vary as Thai police arrest three men over murder of British tourists

Oct 2nd 2014, 4:55 PM 8,052 Views 7 Comments

There are reports that one man has confessed to the killings.

# tourists - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Watch 12 hapless tourists struggling to translate Irish slang
# A Few Scoops
From The Daily Edge
# A Few Scoops

Watch 12 hapless tourists struggling to translate Irish slang

Sep 25th 2014, 1:00 PM 33,111 Views 33 Comments

“If I had a garden full of Mickeys?”

# tourists - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Hungry stingray jumps onto ramp, demands food
# Don't Be Stingy
From The Daily Edge
# Don't Be Stingy

Hungry stingray jumps onto ramp, demands food

Sep 23rd 2014, 1:41 PM 3,173 Views 0 Comments

“Alright mate?”

# tourists - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Tourists urged to take care swimming after boy dies from box jellyfish sting in Thailand
# Warning
# Warning

Tourists urged to take care swimming after boy dies from box jellyfish sting in Thailand

Aug 26th 2014, 8:10 AM 13,205 Views 8 Comments

Hotels have been told to prepare emergency kits for jellyfish stings.

# tourists - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Over 440 visitors to Ireland had to report a crime last year
# Fáilte
# Fáilte

Over 440 visitors to Ireland had to report a crime last year

Aug 7th 2014, 10:43 AM 5,559 Views 29 Comments

The Irish Tourist Assistance Service responded to a range of crime or other traumatic incidents affecting over 800 tourists in 2013.

# tourists - Saturday 2 August, 2014

'No loud Americans' cafe in Kerry shuts up shop for a few days
# Waterville
From The Daily Edge
# Waterville

'No loud Americans' cafe in Kerry shuts up shop for a few days

Aug 2nd 2014, 10:40 AM 6,044 Views 5 Comments

“Far from the maddening crowd”.

# tourists - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

'No loud Americans' sign in Kerry picked up by US media
# Oh Gee
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Gee

'No loud Americans' sign in Kerry picked up by US media

Jul 23rd 2014, 3:15 PM 5,923 Views 5 Comments

The sign is in the window of a café in Waterville.

# tourists - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

ESB halt works to save tourist's holiday at Galway guest house
# Power To The People
From The Daily Edge
# Power To The People

ESB halt works to save tourist's holiday at Galway guest house

Jun 24th 2014, 6:00 PM 33,042 Views 33 Comments

ESB to the rescue!

# tourists - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Why do tourists love Ireland? Clever marketing
# Emerald Isle
# Emerald Isle

Why do tourists love Ireland? Clever marketing

Jun 12th 2014, 7:21 PM 19,182 Views 59 Comments

More than 7 million tourists are expected to visit Ireland this year.

# tourists - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

The Gathering-lite? Government propose new plan to keep the Diaspora visiting
# On A Visit
# On A Visit

The Gathering-lite? Government propose new plan to keep the Diaspora visiting

Apr 16th 2014, 6:30 AM 6,760 Views 34 Comments

€3 million is being provided to support 700 local community-based events and festivals each year.

# tourists - Monday 7 April, 2014

Tourists think Ireland is great value for money
# 40 Shades Of Green
# 40 Shades Of Green

Tourists think Ireland is great value for money

Apr 7th 2014, 1:54 PM 16,542 Views 70 Comments

Do you?

# tourists - Monday 17 March, 2014

9 things every tourist coming to Ireland should know
# Look Of The Irish
From The Daily Edge
# Look Of The Irish

9 things every tourist coming to Ireland should know

Mar 17th 2014, 9:30 AM 85,029 Views 33 Comments

We’re here to help.

# tourists - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Fungi gave this American couple in Dingle an awful fright
# Fungi
# Fungi

Fungi gave this American couple in Dingle an awful fright

Nov 7th 2013, 9:15 PM 44,260 Views 34 Comments

Fungi might be nearing retirement, but he’s pulling out all the stops for The Gathering.

# tourists - Thursday 17 October, 2013

San Fran's Union Square temporarily shut down due to bomb scare
# San Francisco
# San Francisco

San Fran's Union Square temporarily shut down due to bomb scare

Oct 17th 2013, 10:26 PM 9,241 Views 39 Comments

A suspicious bag led to the evacuation of the square.

UK visa changes will boost Irish tourism numbers - Shatter
# Tourism
# Tourism

UK visa changes will boost Irish tourism numbers - Shatter

Oct 17th 2013, 3:30 PM 10,249 Views 41 Comments

The Justice Minister says that the Common Travel Area with the UK will allow Ireland attract thousands of Chinese tourists.

The Gathering might return in five or seven years time, says Varadkar
# Tourism
# Tourism

The Gathering might return in five or seven years time, says Varadkar

Oct 17th 2013, 11:32 AM 4,389 Views 44 Comments

The Gathering brought in more than 300,000 tourists, but he said it is not something that can be done too often.

# tourists - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Tourists travelling to Ireland up 4.2%
# Tourism
# Tourism

Tourists travelling to Ireland up 4.2%

Oct 15th 2013, 1:58 PM 2,128 Views 11 Comments

The number of overseas trips to Ireland by non-residents increased to 1.893 million trips from April to June of this year.

# tourists - Friday 4 October, 2013

Police analysing tourists' phone data in Madeleine McCann investigation
# Madeleine McCann
# Madeleine McCann

Police analysing tourists' phone data in Madeleine McCann investigation

Oct 4th 2013, 2:43 PM 20,019 Views 89 Comments

Police are trawling through the phone records of people who were staying at the Portuguese resort at the time the little girl went missing.

# tourists - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Investigation at the Louvre after thousands of fake tickets found
# Not In Louvre
# Not In Louvre

Investigation at the Louvre after thousands of fake tickets found

Sep 11th 2013, 8:42 PM 12,531 Views 15 Comments

Some of the tickets being presented by Chinese tourists were said to be “perfect clones”.

Trekkers attacked with machetes and spears in Papua New Guinea
# Attack
# Attack

Trekkers attacked with machetes and spears in Papua New Guinea

Sep 11th 2013, 7:57 AM 7,941 Views 20 Comments

Two guides were hacked to death during the shocking incident.

# tourists - Monday 9 September, 2013

German tourists boost passenger numbers at Knock Airport
# Knock
# Knock

German tourists boost passenger numbers at Knock Airport

Sep 9th 2013, 7:59 AM 6,736 Views 23 Comments

Over 85,000 passengers passed through the airport last month with numbers travelling to popular sun destinations also up.

# tourists - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

WATCH: Woman's brilliant reaction to moving statue
# Shocker
From The Daily Edge
# Shocker

WATCH: Woman's brilliant reaction to moving statue

Sep 4th 2013, 11:23 AM 5,523 Views 1 Comment

We don’t know what she was expecting.

# tourists - Saturday 31 August, 2013

China is worried about how their citizens behave when on holidays
# Be Nice Now
# Be Nice Now

China is worried about how their citizens behave when on holidays

Aug 31st 2013, 11:30 AM 13,131 Views 43 Comments

The nation’s state-run television CCTV even a ran a series of programs aimed at encouraging good manners and acceptance of foreign customs when abroad.

# tourists - Friday 30 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Aug 30th 2013, 10:56 PM 11,055 Views 9 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the death of Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney and the US moving closer to military intervention in Syria.

# tourists - Friday 23 August, 2013

Yosemite fires cause tourists to flee national park
# Emergency
# Emergency

Yosemite fires cause tourists to flee national park

Aug 23rd 2013, 11:59 AM 6,329 Views 5 Comments

A state of emergency has been declared in some parts of California.

# tourists - Sunday 18 August, 2013

8 essential hacks for tourists visiting Ireland
# Drive On The Left
From The Daily Edge
# Drive On The Left

8 essential hacks for tourists visiting Ireland

Aug 18th 2013, 9:30 AM 27,177 Views 66 Comments

Did you know that “thankspenneys” isn’t a word?

# tourists - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Boost for tourism with visitor numbers up 5.4 per cent in first six months
# Tourism
# Tourism

Boost for tourism with visitor numbers up 5.4 per cent in first six months

Jul 24th 2013, 1:04 PM 3,748 Views 53 Comments

Minister Leo Varadkar said today it looks like The Gathering is succeeding in persuading people to travel here.

# tourists - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Eiffel Tower remains closed for a second day due to strike
# Closed
# Closed

Eiffel Tower remains closed for a second day due to strike

Jun 26th 2013, 2:49 PM 4,451 Views 8 Comments

An average of 25,000 visitors climb up the Eiffel Tower every day, but it remains closed for business today.

# tourists - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Did your town make the cut? Long list for Ireland's Top Tourism Town announced
# Tourism
# Tourism

Did your town make the cut? Long list for Ireland's Top Tourism Town announced

Jun 2nd 2013, 4:31 PM 31,273 Views 110 Comments

Now in its second year, the award is designed to recognise Irish towns and villages where the local community goes “the extra mile to enhance their appeal to tourists”.

# tourists - Friday 24 May, 2013

Romantic getaways helping over half of Irish hotels increase turnover
# Hotels
# Hotels

Romantic getaways helping over half of Irish hotels increase turnover

May 24th 2013, 10:00 AM 10,275 Views 25 Comments

A new survey also showed that hoteliers have a more positive outlook about growth at their own business over the next year.