~ Monastic marvels, medieval cities and myths and legends … Tourism Ireland encourages people everywhere to come and discover Ireland’s Ancient East ~
Tourism Ireland has created a new online film to highlight Ireland’s Ancient East – inviting prospective visitors on a journey into the past, to come and experience a destination with 5,000 years of history.
Titled "Top Experiences in Ireland’s Ancient East", Tourism Ireland’s latest video was created to remind people everywhere that Ireland’s Ancient East is a great choice for a holiday or short break. To view the film, click here
The film is being promoted through Tourism Ireland’s social platforms, including Facebook (more than 4.339 million fans worldwide), Twitter (507,000 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 around 325,000 people across the island.
- In 2018, we welcomed around 11.2 million overseas visitors to the island of Ireland (+6% on 2017), delivering revenue of approximately €6.1 billion (+10%).
- Tourism Ireland’s international website is www.ireland.com, 29 market sites available in 11 language versions around the world, which attracted 20+ million visitors in 2018.