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01 Nov 2018

New Tourism Ireland video highlights winter breaks in Ireland

~ Delicious winter warmers, buzzing festivals and rolling landscapes … Tourism Ireland encourages people everywhere to choose Ireland for a great winter getaway ~

Tourism Ireland has created a new online film to highlight winter getaways in Ireland – showcasing great city breaks, winter warmers and a buzzing festival calendar to potential visitors around the world. 

Titled "Winter in Ireland ", the video is reminding travellers everywhere that Ireland is a great choice for a winter getaway. 

The film is being promoted through Tourism Ireland’s social platforms, including Facebook (more than 4.3 million fans worldwide), Twitter (500,000 followers) and YouTube.

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 more than 300,000 people across the island.
  • In 2017, we welcomed 10.6 million overseas visitors to the island of Ireland, delivering revenue of €5.6 billion.
  • Tourism Ireland’s international website is, 29 market sites available in 11 language versions around the world, which attracted around 19.2 million visitors in 2017.