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James Lavery

James Lavery grew up satiating his lust for travel with trips around the various cities and coastal regions of Ireland. Although he has since ventured far and wide for bigger bites of culture, he continues to sing golden praises of the Emerald Isle wherever he goes. When he isn't geeking over TV sitcom Friends or Disney films, James is writing or designing blog posts for numerous companies all over the UK, Ireland, and further afield.

23,000 people apply for summer job on remote Irish island

More than 23,000 people have just applied for a dream summer job on a remote Irish island. Can you blame them?

Belfast named in the top 10 places to visit this decade

Big 7 Travel has named Northern Ireland’s capital one of the 10 best places in the world to visit over the next...

5 romantic Valentine’s Day getaways in Ireland

Making plans for the most romantic day of the year? We’ve collected our top five perfect Valentine’s Day getaways in Ireland.

Heroic Irish firefighter makes emergency flight to Australia to battle wildfires

A truly heroic Irish firefighter made an emergency flight to Australia to battle the wildfires that have scorched the country.

Forbes names Ireland one of the world’s most cinematic destinations

Leading global media company Forbes has just named Ireland one of the world’s most cinematic destinations.

10 hilarious news headlines that could only have been published in...

These 10 hilarious news headlines could only have been published in Ireland—and they really were.

Top 10 Irish surnames you’ll hear in America

There are numerous Irish surnames you'll hear in America - just one reason why it has such a rich Irish heritage.

Guinness Storehouse named Ireland’s top visitor attraction of 2019

The Guinness Storehouse in Dublin has just been named Ireland’s most visited tourist attraction of the past year!

20 Irish slang words and phrases that describe being drunk

Heading to the pub? You might want to know these 20 hilarious Irish slang words and phrases that describe being drunk.

Top 5 sexiest Irish accents, ranked

From the swoony lilt of Galway to the soft, dulcet tones of coastal Donegal, we’ve ranked our five sexiest Irish accents based...

Ireland named best European destination at Travel Weekly awards in NYC

Ireland has been named the best European destination at the Travel Weekly awards in New York City, beating Italy, Greece, Spain, and...

Ireland named one of the top countries for quality of life...

Incredibly, Ireland has just been ranked as one of the best countries in the world for its quality of life. According to...