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14 Jun 2017

Sligo is literally ‘In Vogue’ right now

Spotlight on Sligo in fashion bible Vogue

Breathtaking beauty, hand-crafted keepsakes and literary legends – these are just some of the reasons why the daily editor of, Scarlett Conlon, is taking a trip to Sligo this summer. Click here to read her article. 

Niall Gibbons, CEO of Tourism Ireland, said: “Publicity is a really powerful tool in marketing the island of Ireland overseas, so the inclusion of Sligo as a destination of choice in Vogue UK is good news indeed. This type of positive exposure is invaluable – reminding potential British holidaymakers about the many things to see and do in Sligo and helping to position Ireland as a highly desirable and fashionable place to visit on holiday.”

Notes To Editors

  • Tourism Ireland is the organisation responsible for promoting the island of Ireland overseas as a leading holiday destination.
  • Tourism is the island of Ireland’s largest indigenous industry; responsible for in excess of 4% of GNP in the Republic of Ireland and employing approximately 281,000 people.
  • In 2016, we welcomed approximately 10.3 million overseas visitors to the island of Ireland, delivering revenue of about €5.3 billion.
  • Tourism Ireland’s international website is, 29 market sites available in 11 language versions around the world, which attracted 19.37 million visitors in 2016.