Subscribe Login
General Industry

Tourism Ireland Hosts Members Of Outdoor Writers Association Of America

By Dave Simpson

Tourism Ireland has invited 15 American journalists to visit Ireland this week. The group - all members of the Outdoor Writers Association of America - includes writers, digital content creators, photographers and podcasters from media outlets like National Geographic, AFAR magazine and Atlas Obscura.

Itinerary

The writers' itinerary - which has a focus on sustainability, "green" experiences and soft adventure - was designed by Tourism NI and Fáilte Ireland and includes a coastal walk in Howth, e-biking and walking in the Mourne Mountains, blokarting on Tyrella beach, hiking in Glenveagh National Park and cycling on the Great Western Greenway.

Statement By Tourism Ireland's Head Of North America And Australia

Alison Metcalfe, Tourism Ireland's head of North America and Australia, stated, "Tourism Ireland was delighted to invite this group of influential outdoor writers to visit Ireland, to come and enjoy some of our superb outdoor activities and sustainable experiences. Through their articles and podcasts, they will encourage their readers and listeners to come and experience our beautiful scenery and activities for themselves.

Get a FREE Digital Subscription!

Enjoy full access to Hospitality Ireland, our weekly email news digest, all website and app content, and every digital issue.

Processing your request...

Thanks! please check your email to confirm your subscription.

By signing up you are agreeing to our Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy

"The United States remains an extremely important market for tourism to the island of Ireland. In 2019, we welcomed 1.7 million American visitors, whose visits delivered €1.6 billion for the economy."

© 2022 Hospitality Ireland – your source for the latest industry news. Article by Dave Simpson. Click subscribe to sign up for the Hospitality Ireland print edition.

Enjoy a FREE Digital Subscription
Enjoy full access to Hospitality Ireland, our weekly email news digest, all website and app content, and every digital issue.
Enjoy a FREE Digital Subscription
Enjoy a FREE Digital Subscription
Enjoy full access to Hospitality Ireland, our weekly email news digest, all website and app content, and every digital issue.
Enjoy a FREE Digital Subscription