100,000 Welcomes in IRELAND

What an honor it is to have been included in the opportunity to join a handful of top wedding planners and media at next week’s visit to Shannon, Ireland. We will be touring a select group of destination wedding venues. Read on for the details of this amazing trip— I feel blessed!
A very special thank you to Michelle McDermott from Dream Irish Wedding and Bernard McMullan from Tourism Ireland for all you have done to make this happen.


Cead Mile Failte!
Day 1: Tuesday 14th February 2012
7:30 am Transfer to the Lodge at Doonbeg Golf Club


8:30 am Arrival at the Lodge at Doonbeg Golf Club, tour property
10:30 am
Short hop to the world famous Cliffs of Moher

The Cliffs of Moher

11:30 am Photo opp at the Cliffs
12:15 pm Depart the Cliffs
1:00 pm Sample smoked Irish salmon at the Burren Smoke House; traditional Irish pub lunch in the Roadside Tavern
2:30 pm Drive through the stunning Burren region, land of fertile rock
4:00 pm Return to the Lodge at Doonbeg Golf Club
6:45 pm Pre-dinner reception in the Members Bar
7:15 pm Dinner in the Tea Room
Overnight at the Lodge in Doonbeg Golf Club

Day 2: Wednesday 15th February 2012
8:30-9:30 am Enjoy an Irish breakfast overlooking the ocean in the Long Room
10:15 am Depart the Lodge at Doonbeg Golf Club
11:30 am Visit the Wedding Castle at Knappogue

Knappogue Castle

12:30 pm Short trip to the village of Bunratty
1:00 pm Explore the Bunratty Folk Park & Medieval Castle
2:00 pm Traditional Irish scones & tea in the Golden Vale Cottage
3:30 pm Travel to Dromoland Castle
4:00 pm Show around & check in
7:00 pm Pre-dinner cocktails in the cocktail bar
7:30 pm Dinner in the Earl of Thomond Restaurant
Overnight in Dromoland Castle

Day 3: Thursday 16th February 2012
Feeling energetic have an early morning swim!
8-9:00 am Breakfast served in the Earl of Thomond restaurant
9:30 am Depart Dromoland Castle
10:30 am Visit King John’s Castle in Limerick city or spot of shopping
12:00 pm Have an Irish Coffee in Paudis bar
1:00 pm Arrival at Adare Manor hotel; show around of the resort

Adare Manor

2:00 pm Lunch will be served in the drawing room; check in
3:30 pm Stroll around Ireland’s prettiest village of Adare and experience the quaint shops, wonderful boutiques and thatched cottages
7:00 pm Pre-dinner drinks in the cocktail bar
7:30 pm Farewell dinner in the Oak Room
Continue the party in the Tack Bar!
Overnight Adare Manor

Day 4: Friday 17th February 2012
6:15 am Depart Adare Manor hotel with breakfast pack to go
7:00 am Arrival at Shannon airport & check in
9:00 am Depart for New York
Slan Abhaile!