The Burren Ecotourism Network has been named a ‘Best Community Tourism Project’ by Lonely Planet. The global travel company unveiled the accolade in its prestigious Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2021.
Ennis Chamber has launched Shop Local 'Clare Gift Card'. This exciting initiative has been launched to support and drive the local economy across 'The Banner' county.
To date our Strategic Marketing Plan has moved from 'Dream of Clare' to 'Refresh your Spirits' and 'Make a Break for it' in County Clare.
The COVID-19 Adaptation Fund is the third step in Fáilte Ireland’s approach to re-opening and has been designed to contribute to the costs incurred by tourism businesses as they implement Fáilte Ireland’s Guidelines for Re-opening.
The scheme will provide a maximum of €125 in income tax credits to tax-payers who spend up to €625 in restaurants, pubs, hotels, B&Bs and other qualifying businesses, from Autumn 2020 through to Spring 2021, including over the Christmas period.
We now have free images and other resources to help you to remind people around the globe that Clare is amazing. Check them out here.
Compared to the same time last year, the majority of consumers say that they are taking less of all types of trips in the latest 6 months of 2020.
This eLearning Suite is 100% subsidised by Fáilte Ireland, offering a broad range of modules for employees to refresh their skills in advance of business reopening. This offers your team the opportunity to boost their professional development and enhance skills and ensures your business is better prepared for a return to trading when operating restrictions for businesses are eased.
The Cliffs of Moher feature in the first of three short films which Tourism Ireland and the Abbey Theatre have collaborated on to help keep the beauty of Ireland to the fore and to showcase our authentic home-grown talent around the world.
As Ireland re-opens and we begin enjoying and exploring our country again, guests and customers need to know they're safe. By signing up to COVID-19 Safety Charter, Irish tourism and hospitality businesses will reassure their customers that the right protocols have been followed.
County Clare really is a special place to refresh your spirits. It’s where seascapes, landscapes and lakescapes all combine with a rich historical tapestry to set the backdrop for a memorable holiday. It’s wonderful for families, couples, solo travellers, and activity enthusiasts. Check out and share our 'It's all there... in Clare, under the gaze of Loop Head Lighthouse' video with the world.
Here are some practical steps, supports and guidance to help your business mitigate the impact of COVID-19
Travel & Tourism contributed $8.9 trillion to the world’s GDP in 2019. In Ireland, it helps underpin 260,000 jobs. See the domino effect on the world's economy when travel experiences a downturn
Check out and share our new 'Dream of Clare' video with the world. The one minute video reminds people what they are missing - even if they cannot travel to be with us right now.
The coronavirus is having a devastating effect on global travel and tourism, including here in Clare. An All-Ireland survey of visitor attractions highlights the difficulties attractions are experiencing and the challenges ahead.