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  • UK GI Agreements

    How Geospatial Information has empowered public services across the UK Ireland’s National Mapping Agreement (NMA) is about to be launched, giving Irish public sector bodies free access to most of Ordnance Survey Ireland’s (OSi) geospatial data. Under similar agreements, national mapping agencies in Northern Ireland and Great Britain have been making mapping data freely available […]

  • GI in Public Sector

    How geospatial information can transform decision making in the Irish public sector Ireland’s first ever National Mapping Agreement (NMA) is here and it’s a big deal for the public sector. Why? Because it makes Ordnance Survey Ireland (OSi) products, which come in the form of maps, aerial photography and spatial data, freely available to all […]

  • Christmas Markets

    Ireland’s Best Christmas Markets and the Historic Origins of this Festive Tradition Did you know that Christmas markets are a centuries-old tradition dating back to the middle ages? During this round-up of the best Christmas markets in Ireland, we took a look at how this festive tradition originally came to be. In recent years, Christmas […]

  • Lough Tay

    Stunning Views

    6 of Ireland’s Most Stunning Views We might not get the best weather in this country of ours, but there’s no denying the fact that we live on an island with an abundance of natural beauty. Everyone has their favourite Irish viewpoints, and it’s impossible to pick the definitive best, but here we present our […]

  • Kilamanjaro

    Walking Holidays

    4 Walking Holidays for 2017 A selection of walks that are in reach for the international tourist and homegrown walks that you can do to prepare for your journey. When you’ve enjoyed some of the most challenging Irish walks, which come with some of the most unforgettable views, it’s very easy to catch the bug […]

  • Spooky Dublin

    Paranormal Dublin – 9 Spooky locations As a country blessed intermittently by sunshine and even temperate weather, Ireland is becoming known as an activity based destination. While ghostly hauntings and general paranormal activity in itself would not necessarily prove a huge draw, it certainly appears to be a pursuit that is growing and catered for […]