Current News from the leading DMC in Ireland

At Wallace Travel Group, we are pleased to bring you the current news form the leading DMC in Ireland, we want to keep you updated on all the news whether it relates to Incentive Travel, Meetings & Conferences or Groups & Leisure.

Ireland is Open and ready to welcome you back , more details can be found in our newsletter with vaccine rollout details and resuming international travel.  

Guinness Storehouse, Ireland's number one tourist attraction opens it's doors this week after 6 months and we are delighted!  Read about it here along with our Leave No Trace Pledge in July's newsletter.


Welcome to Carton House, A Fairmont Managed Hotel. Luxury resort in Ireland, Carton House re-opened to guests and visitors earlier this month following an extensive restoration and luxury redesign. With more than 75 locations around the globe, Fairmont is known for its grand and awe-inspiring properties, many of which are steeped in history and are a focal point of their local regions. We are sure you will agree that Carton House fits this description perfectly. Read more here in our recent newsletter and learn about our Taste the Island, From Farm To Fork Lifestyle Individual Incentives.
 

Our newsletter this week brings you the updated information on the re-opening of travel to reland that we've long awaited. We feature EPIC, the emirgation musuem in Dublin with the high-tech, interactive exhibitions and impressive galleries and event spaces offer a stunning backdrop to hold your next event. 

This week Tourism Ireland launched a new golf campaign pushing Ireland 'to the fore'. Read all about it here

Our latest newsletter features how the Wild Atlantic Way had been ranked in the Top 10 of the Best Road Trips in Europe and this week we are raising a glass to celebrate World Whiskey Day on 15th May. Check out all the details here

Wallace Travel Group are proud to support the "Embrace a Giant Spirit" Northern Ireland campaign and share the details in this weeks ezine along with the sensational TikTok Irish Dancers that have gone viral - take a look here and enjoy their performace with the backdrop of the stunning Cliffs of Moher.

Introducing our Incentive Wellness & Nature packages to Ireland here. They included everything from private yoga classes, cycling tours, cooking classes, walking tours and much more!

Take a look at the highlights from St. Patrick's Day 2021 - from  a drone light show to messages from around the world, we are happy to bring it all to you here

Happy St. Patrick's Day - today we share a special St Patrick's Day message with you and update you on the global greening sites in your local area. We have an invitation for you to join in the fun of the St Patricks's Day Festival and links to music and other events taking place online for 2021. Check it all out here

With Spring in the air on 2nd March we share our Get Active Lifestyle Individual Incentives for Ireland and took a look back to 1969 at what a visit to Ireland was once like - take a look here

Watch the Irish Gardai take part in the Jerusalema Challenge this month and hear about how St Valentine is in the heart of Dublin and learn of the cermonies that take place on St. Valentines Day, 14th February in our latest newsletter here

On 2nd February we updated you on our Virtual Events in Ireland to engage your clients or energize your team online using award-winning event technology. We shared the news that Derry Girls can still be seen on Netflix and shared a link  on the city that inspired the hit comedy show. Read all about it here

On 19th January 2021, we shared the news that Ireland has been named best destination in Europe for the 7th year in a row by 2020 Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards and we thanked all our frontline workers for their sevices to our nation durning the global pandemic. Read all about it here

Check out our first newsletter of 2021, with an update on how much Roisin and her family raised for the Dundalk Simon Community, a nod to all the ladies out there celebrating Nollaig na mBan, and a beautiful rendition of Dreams by the Cranberries!

In our last newsletter of 2020, read our review of the year, find out about our opening hours over Christmas and hear about what Roisin & her family have been doing to raise much needed funds for their local homeless charity! Click here to read this copy of our newsletter! 

In our first newsletter of December 2020, we shared details and feedback from our UK Virtual Educational Visit to Ireland, in conjunction with Meet in Ireland. Read all about it here

In this crazy time for the MICE industry, in our ezine on the 24th of November, we highlighted what we have been up to- pivoting into a virtual world! Find out more here

On the 10th of November we updated you on our COVID19 operational guidelines, took you on a virtual tour of County Tyrone and told about Ireland's latest winning museum. To read our newsletter click here

Find out which of Ireland's cities won the award for the friendliest cities in Europe, and as Ireland is in another lockdown read our top tips! Find out more here

On the 20th of October, we sent an ezine exploring the Bailey's Farm, and lower VAT rate in the hospitality sector along with some holiday inspiration. To read the ezine click here

On the 8th of October 2020, venues in Ireland went green to support our colleagues in the tourism industry in Ireland. See the images here

Find out about our latest Lifestyle Individual Incentive and the Europe Hotel and Resort going green in our newsletter from the 6th of October 2020 here

In our ezine from the 29th of September, you will learn all about the glamorous side of Ireland, and see some wonderful Irish dancing. Check out the ezine here

On the 4th of August, we shared a clip from the Derry Girls actor Nicola Coughlan, speaking about filming in Derry and her home county of Galway. Check it out here

On the 14th July 2020, we shared a fabulous recipe for seafood chowder, and took a look at what the Cliffs of Moher Visitor Experience are doing for groups and guests since their reopening.  Check it out here

In our newsletter on the 7th July, we took a look at what the great outdoors has to offer, as well as some virtual offerings from our hotel parters.  We are also pleased to announce that Wallace Travel Group are now a member of the Failte Ireland COVID-19 Safety Charter, check it all out here

On the 30th June 2020, as Ireland enters Phase Three of it's recovery, hotels, restaurants and attractions reopen.  We take a look at what Dalata Hotel Group are doing to make their hotels clean and safe, as well as sharing our own Wallace Travel Group Operational Guidelines, here

On the 23rd June 2020, we jumped back into the kitchen with Kevin Dundon to learn to make Irish scones! Read the newsletter here

On the 16th June 2020, we shared a very special video from our director, Derek Wallace, and his grandchildren - we also took a look at some of the epic filming locations for the new Artemis Fowl movie. Read the newsletter here

In our newsletter of the 9th of June 2020, we explore an unusual career change in Ireland's Ancient East.  Read the newsletter here