Category Archives: Business

Food is key to unlocking success

FOOD has enormous potential to extend the tourism season in Kerry and it can be a big driver of the economy if it is marketed properly, the annual Let’s Talk Tourism forum heard in Killarney. Jenny De Saulles, Director of Industry Development with Fáilte Ireland, said prior to visiting Ireland, people don’t consider it to… Continue Reading

Greenways the real way forward for tourism

THE development of greenways, such as the projectfrom Tralee to Fenit, is the way forward for sustainable tourism in Kerry and other parts of Ireland, Kerry TD and Minister of State for Tourism, Brendan Griffin, has insisted. He said an additional €4.5 million was provided in the Budget for the greenways network and that was… Continue Reading

Paudie makes presence felt on world stage

KILLARNEY man, Paudie Healy, in his capacity as CEO of Universal Access, was on the world stage for two international conferences in travel and tourism held in Dubai. On Tuesday he spoke about planning, strategies and polices for developing accessible and inclusive destinations at the Dubai Accessible Tourism International Summit which was attended by members… Continue Reading