Ireland Taps Into Gay Travel Boom

Published Date Author: , April 16th, 2012

Ireland Gay TravelLarge segments of Ireland’s all-important tourism industry are pulling out all the stops to woo the moneyed gay traveler to the Emerald Isle.

Given that the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association has valued the Irish gay tourism market at $400 million, it’s not surprising that hoteliers and tour operators are keen to offer packages that appeal to same sex couples.

According to a report in the Irish version of the U.K. “Sunday Times,” 40 Irish hotels, hostels and B&Bs are members of a gay travel group called Purple Roofs. Among the gay-friendly places to stay in Ireland are Woodstock House in Co. Kilkenny, and Burren Life Balance, a holistic retreat in Co. Clare.

Full Story from Irish Central

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