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Let’s all show the love for #LoveDonegal day 6 days ago

Let’s all show the love for #LoveDonegal day

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Get your Tweets ready tomorrow!

This Wednesday the 16th September will see the return of the #LoveDonegal day campaign to showcase Donegal to a worldwide audience.

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Time to get Donegal trending again on #LoveDonegal day 2 weeks ago

Time to get Donegal trending again on #LoveDonegal day

#LoveDonegal day is returning on Wednesday the 16th September to showcase the delights of Donegal on social media.

The campaign invites everyone to tell as many people as possible around the world …
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What do you love about Donegal? Tell the world on #LoveDonegal Day 1 year ago

What do you love about Donegal? Tell the world on #LoveDonegal Day

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There’s so much to love about life up here, isn’t it only right that we get a designated day to rave about it?

The team behind Donegal Connect have declared this …
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‘It is time for Donegal food, venues and producers to shine’ 1 year ago

‘It is time for Donegal food, venues and producers to shine’

By  •  Life

What a year it has been for the team at Donegal Food Tours, who have been travelling and tasting their way around the county, showcasing the best restaurants, bars, hidden …
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Events: Hoteliers celebrate in style at the Donegal IHF Ball 1 year ago

Events: Hoteliers celebrate in style at the Donegal IHF Ball

The annual event is a glamourous celebration of the local hospitality industry and a chance for friends, colleagues and industry figures to catch up and look forward to the year …
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Meet the duo launching Donegal’s first Food and Gin Tours 2 years ago

Meet the duo launching Donegal’s first Food and Gin Tours

Two Donegal women with a passion for food and tourism have launched Donegal Food Tours.

Locals and visitors are in for an adventure of the senses when the first tour kicks …
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Wild Atlantic Way is officially one of the world’s best road trips 3 years ago

Wild Atlantic Way is officially one of the world’s best road trips

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Also included on the list are America’s iconic Route 66, Australia’s Great Ocean Road, Ho Chi Minh Road in Vietnam, and the salt flats in Bolivia.

In the travel site’s …
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There’s a lot to be proud of in this Donegal-focused Nat Geo magazine 3 years ago

There’s a lot to be proud of in this Donegal-focused Nat Geo magazine

People in the tourism, activities and culture sector can take a lot of pride in Donegal ‘The Coolest Place on the Planet’ featuring heavily in the September edition of influential …
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WATCH: This is Glenveagh as you’ve never seen it before 3 years ago

WATCH: This is Glenveagh as you’ve never seen it before

You can imagine flying over the landscape as an eagle in this amazing video created by drone videographer Kevin McBride of Scenic Flyer.

The footage sweeps over the glistening lake, majestic …
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POLL: Vote for your favourite Donegal beach! 3 years ago

POLL: Vote for your favourite Donegal beach!

Donegal has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world (we may be biased) and it’s something we love to celebrate.

The county has countless hidden hideaways along the Wild …
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Kids go free: Donegal attractions for the family this summer 3 years ago

Kids go free: Donegal attractions for the family this summer

Donegal Castle, Glebe House and Gallery and Newmills Corn and Flax Mills are all opening their doors to young visitors for free.

UPDATE: Glenveagh National Park has been removed from …
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Rule the land for a day at Doe Castle 3 years ago

Rule the land for a day at Doe Castle

By  •  Life

If you’re looking for a new way to explore a Donegal historical highlight at weekends, community group Moving Mevagh Forward will be providing weekend guided tours of the interior of …
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Two Nat Geo journalists are having the coolest time in Donegal 3 years ago

Two Nat Geo journalists are having the coolest time in Donegal

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Donegal is welcoming award-winning travel writer Zoë McIntyre and photographer Alecsandra Raluca Dragoi, from the prestigious National Geographic Traveller magazine this week.

Late last year, Donegal topped National Geographic Traveller’s …
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Top 5 locations for a summery Donegal day 3 years ago

Top 5 locations for a summery Donegal day

By  •  Life

With my Dublin days almost at an end, and Donegal days fast approaching with my impending move home, I’ve been so excited to compile a list of my must return …
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TASTY 2017 brings exclusive dishes to Donegal restaurants 3 years ago

TASTY 2017 brings exclusive dishes to Donegal restaurants

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TASTY 2017 is a new Irish Food & Tourism Project, which could be described as a mix of Master Chef meets The Apprentice.

Local chefs from seven of Donegal Town’s …
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Coffee with a View: Our favourite mobile cafes in Donegal 3 years ago

Coffee with a View: Our favourite mobile cafes in Donegal

By  •  Life

When we’re out and about exploring Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way there is usually a need for a pit-stop for coffee. Thankfully there has been a burst of cute mobile cafes …
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A little piece of heaven at Murder Hole Beach 3 years ago

A little piece of heaven at Murder Hole Beach

By  •  Life

Wild Atlantic Way wandering brought me on an adventure to Murder Hole Beach, just 10 minutes from Downings.

Having seen multiple photos and articles featuring Murder Hole Beach over the …
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Can you believe how beautiful Bundoran looks in this travel video? 3 years ago

Can you believe how beautiful Bundoran looks in this travel video?

The team at travel website Ireland Experience visited the coastal town in the summer of 2015 and have brought the footage together to create the stunning film.

Amazing views of the …
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Making the trip to Malin Head 3 years ago

Making the trip to Malin Head

By  •  Life

When choosing a day trip in Donegal, I’ve recently tried my best to travel roads I’ve never before taken. It’s sometimes hard to believe that over my 27 years, there …
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Why Daniel and Majella’s Donegal visit was so special to us 3 years ago

Why Daniel and Majella’s Donegal visit was so special to us

The couple will be spending a night at The Glen House in Clonmany and experiencing the Inishowen area as they’ve never done before.

Daniel and Majella’s stay at the award-winning …
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Sunny days on Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way 3 years ago

Sunny days on Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way

By  •  Life

Last year my friend Katie was visiting from down the country on one unexpectedly gorgeous day. I decided to take her on a round county trip (or as much as …
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This town in Donegal was listed among the Top 10 most enchanting in Europe 3 years ago

This town in Donegal was listed among the Top 10 most enchanting in Europe

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The popularity of the new Beauty and the Beast movie has increased travellers’ interest in seeking out storybook settings to visit – and one Donegal town has earned a place …
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The man who brought out the beauty in Glenveagh 4 years ago

The man who brought out the beauty in Glenveagh

Glenveagh lies in the heart of the Derryveagh Mountains in the North West of County Donegal and is the second largest of Ireland’s six national parks.

Like so many properties …
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These incredible Donegal scenes are set to impress TV viewers very soon 4 years ago

These incredible Donegal scenes are set to impress TV viewers very soon

A new 30-second TV advert promoting Donegal as the coolest place on the planet to visit in 2017 is set to air on TV3, 3be and 3e for one week …
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10 pictures that prove why Narin Beach is one of Ireland’s best 4 years ago

10 pictures that prove why Narin Beach is one of Ireland’s best

By  •  Life

TripAdvisor has just named the top beaches in the world as voted for by millions of travellers, with one Donegal beach earning a place in the top 10 in Ireland.


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Why Donegal is a place we hold so dear 4 years ago

Why Donegal is a place we hold so dear

By  •  Life

This week, I decided to reach out to some of my family and friends and ask for their favourite pictures taken in our beloved Donegal. The result was phenomenal!

From …
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The beauty of Fanad Head along the Wild Atlantic Way 4 years ago

The beauty of Fanad Head along the Wild Atlantic Way

By  •  Life

Donegal has been the recent focus of the likes of the Irish Independent, and has (as we all know by now) been named the ‘coolest place on the planet’ by …
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Stretch your legs at Narin, Portnoo 4 years ago

Stretch your legs at Narin, Portnoo

By  •  Life

Remembering rumbling bellies after a walk to the top of the Sliabh Liag mountains a few weeks ago, this time, I wasn’t going to be caught out with no snacks …
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How amazing does Donegal look in this WAW video? 4 years ago

How amazing does Donegal look in this WAW video?

‘Embrace the Wild Atlantic Way’ features a song from Irish band Walking on Cars, played over uplifting and incredible scenes from Ireland’s west coast.

Donegal landmarks and rugged scenery is …
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Donegal named Ireland’s hidden gem! 4 years ago

Donegal named Ireland’s hidden gem!

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Donegal was officially named the coolest place on the planet at the end of 2016; and now we’ve also earned the title ‘Ireland’s hidden gem’!

Donegal topped the ‘cool list’ …
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A sunrise to sunset exploration along the Wild Atlantic Way 4 years ago

A sunrise to sunset exploration along the Wild Atlantic Way

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The sun was beaming in the early hours of the morning and I made my way to Rathmullan beach, eager to grasp a sunrise shot at the beginning of my …
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‘Philadelphia Mary’ Marissa’s fairytale trip to Donegal 4 years ago

‘Philadelphia Mary’ Marissa’s fairytale trip to Donegal

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Marissa, 22, is from a small town in the US state of Pennsylvania. She is a business management student at the West Chester University outside Philadelphia. In the summer she volunteers with Berks Nature, a …
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Local woman flies the Donegal flag with new Failte role 4 years ago

Local woman flies the Donegal flag with new Failte role

Failte Ireland has appointed local woman Martina Kerr Bromley to a national role as Head of Enterprise Development.

This is a new and exciting development for Failte Ireland, but one …
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