Ireland Travel 101The “travel Bible” for the Emerald Isle – East, South, West and North.Brimming with must-do experiences and off-the-beaten-path adventures, this book zeros in on how to find “the real Ireland” – the places that are high on the travel radar for a great Irish vacation.The fast-flowing chapters present the “wow” factors, sightseeing highlights, time and tactics needed to explore, hospitable hotels, recommended restaurants and cafes, noteworthy pubs, specialty shops and craft centers, local markets, useful tidbits and trivia, nearby digressions, and hundreds of helpful web site addresses. All of this information is capped by suggested day-to-day itineraries that you can use for your own special route. Author Patricia Preston has “been there, and done that” all over Ireland, and she is happy to share her insider’s tips with you. And if you still have questions, just go to Pat’s web site, www.IrelandExpert.com, and you’ll have your answer within 24 hours.For memorable travels and quite a few surprises, too, Ireland Travel 101 is the right book for you.
Author Patricia Preston, a resident of New York, is widely recognized as the “Ireland Expert.” A regular visitor to the Emerald Isle for over 40 years, she has focused on Ireland throughout her career. Pat started as Public Relations Manager for the Irish Tourist Board for almost 20 years, and then became a freelance writer specializing in Ireland. Pat has written hundreds of articles about Ireland for major magazines (from Travel + Leisure to National Geographic Traveler) and newspapers across the USA. She also leads three tours a year to Ireland and writes about Ireland for various web sites including her own, www.IrelandExpert.com. This book is Pat’s 15th book published about Ireland.