Hand woven Irish tweed is a wonderful and timeless fabric that never goes out of fashoin, and tweed is one product that is definitely best bought in Ireland.
Aran sweaters, hats and scarves are a popular purchase in Ireland, with their fascinating history and intricate patterns.
Traditional stitch patterns in Aran sweaters include the wonderfully named tree of life, blackberry, honeycomb, moss, diamond and lattice patterns.
Aran knitwear can be hand knit, machine knit or hand loomed and there are significant difference between the three.
When something goes wrong in a foreign country, it's easy to panic.
You don't go on vacation expecting to need to contact the embassy of your country in Ireland while you are here, but it's a good idea to at least know …
While the changeable weather conditions in Ireland means great light and interesting pictures, it also means you need to be prepared for what the …
In spite of what you may hear, it is not always raining in Ireland - you need to be ready for the says when the sun shines and the light is clear and bright.
You may not always be allowed to take photos indoors, and even when you are you won't always be permitted to use flash.
If there is one thing you will not be short of in Ireland it is photo opportunities.