When it comes to travel, you can find, quite literally, hundreds of travelers on Twitter.
But narrow that search to Ireland travel and the list becomes shorter. Narrow it yet again to those who tweet specifically about Ireland travel – and then remove the tourism agencies. What you have left are a bunch of people who are passionate about Ireland.
So, just who are the top Ireland Travel Tweeters?
You’ll find this group of 10 tweeps to be active on Twitter, sharing tales from Ireland’s shores, places you should include on your Ireland itinerary and travel tips to help you make your Ireland vacation unforgettable.
Felicity Hayes McCoy
The author of House on an Irish Hillside splits her time between the stunning Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry and London. Sharing glimpses of daily life in Ireland, Felicity’s words draw you in and make you want to visit for a cuppa.
Bringing you a “steady stream of Ireland’s travel and culture news” on Twitter, Corey Taratuta is also host of the popular Irish Fireside podcast and brought together over a dozen Ireland enthusiasts to create the Ireland Travel Kit website and smartphone app. @IrishFireside
Stephanie and Joe Chastain fell hard for Ireland during their honeymoon. After a few return trips, they created Infinite Ireland, a planning site for first time visitors to Ireland. @InfiniteIreland
Ireland has a most intriguing history and Neil Jackman shares it, in depth, with his Abarta Audio Guides and on his blog Time Travel Ireland. For Ireland history, this is the man to follow. @JackmanNeil
Located in County Kilkenny, Susan at Vibrant Ireland tweets Irish arts, culture, food and tips from the perspective of a local. She’s great to watch for ‘off the beaten path’ recommendations that only a local would know. @VibrantIreland
Former Corkconian Liam now calls the United States home, making him the perfect man to sing the praises of his native land. Be it music, culture, recipes, or travel tips, Liam has plenty to share. @GotIreland
Pól Ó Conghaile
Irish journalist Pól Ó Conghaile is a travel and food writer based in Ireland. Thrice voted Irish travel Writer of the Year, Pól is the author of Secret Dublin and can be found on TV, radio and in print across Ireland. @poloconghaile
Online-only ISLE Magazine features Irish style, living, and the people who make Ireland so special. @ISLEmagazine
A Trip to Ireland
Rich is an Irishman who splits his time between the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina and the green farmland of County Meath. Passionate about sharing his homeland, Irish books, and hilarious anecdotes, Rich’s personal tweets read like a140 character story. @ATripToIreland
Ireland Family Vacations
The only website to focus on family travel in Ireland. You’ll find personal experiences, travel tips and itinerary suggestions to help families plan a magical Ireland vacation. @IrelandFamTrvl
And of course – us! @TenonTours