Five top travel writers from France have been exploring Ireland’s Ancient East, taking in counties Kildare, Laois, Kilkenny and Carlow, as well as Dublin. They are here as
guests of Tourism Ireland, Fáilte Ireland and Ireland’s Blue Book.
Pictured are Gavin Radford, Tourism Ireland (third left); tour guide Mick Langan (third right); and French journalists Sylvain Grandadam, Catherine Abet, Laurence de Calan, Michéle Lasseur and Karine Jourdant, at Altamont Gardens, Co Carlow.
Representing various print and online publications with a combined readership of more than 777,000 people – or potential French holidaymakers – the journalists are here to find out more about our superb visitor experiences in Ireland’s Ancient East and Dublin.