FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

Top 5: Foodie Experiences to Book in Ireland

by Holly Riddle

Feb 15, 2020

August is National Sandwich Month and, as any traveling foodie knows, sandwiches are serious business around the world. Here are seven sandwiches to try on your next trip. © Rosshelen | Dreamstime.com

Destinations / Europe

Ireland is undergoing a culinary renaissance, with fresh seafood, new breweries and farm-to-table fare taking the spotlight. Want to experience the food of Ireland for yourself? Add one of these five experiences to your Irish itinerary.

 

A Culinary Tour of Cork

Cork is the food capital of Ireland. It boasts the most Michelin-starred restaurants in the country with three. Guided food tours are available from a range of providers, so you can book the best tour option for you, depending upon the amount of time you have, your interests and your budget.

 

A Food Tour of Dromoland Castle

Visiting a castle in Ireland is an absolute must, but why not combine your castle tour with a culinary tour? Dromoland Castle offers foodie tours accompanied by the castle chef, during which visitors are invited to explore the region’s best seafood, farms and microbreweries before dining at the castle’s restaurant.

 

A Day at Bread School

Go beyond munching on Irish soda bread in a pub and learn how to make an impressive loaf of your own at Firehouse Bread School in Cork. The popular one-day course is a fun time to brush up on your baking skills, with some tasty results.

 

An Oyster Tour at DK Connemara

If you’re a fan of fresh oysters, visit one of Ireland’s oldest oyster farms. DK Connemara offers tours of its facilities on Ballinakill Bay, where you’ll see how oysters are grown, harvested and then prepared. Taste-testing is encouraged.

 

A Ride Along the Burren Cheese Trail

But if your one love is all things cheese, travel along the Burren Cheese Trail and visit the various farms along the way. This self-guided tour is easy to follow and there’s plenty of information on the Burren website to help you plan your culinary exploration

#TrazeeTravel

Insta Feed
Trends / Top Trends
Sep 29, 2022

Travel Like Barbie at These 6 Barbiecore Hotels

Barbie’s signature color is hotter than ever as the world prepares for 2023’s Barbie-inspired movie. Bring a touch of Barbiecore to your travels by staying at these six pink hotels.

United’s 100 Percent Green Commitment to be Carbon Neutral by 2050

United Airlines remains firmly committed toward sustainability in aviation. The latest development in its eco-conscious goals includes working with Oxy Low Carbon Ventures to commercialize the production of sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) with biotech firm Cemvita Factory. Cemvita looks to develop a revolutionary new way to produce SAF by using carbon dioxide and synthetic microbes. Additionally, United Airlines Ventures (UAV) recently announced an equity investment in Fulcrum, and United has invested more in SAF production than any other airline in the world.

Trends / Food & Drink
Sep 28, 2022

Where to Celebrate Virginia Wine Month this October

October is Virginia Wine Month, and what better way to celebrate than at one of these Virginian hotels and resorts? Consider a stay at one of these properties to enjoy the ultimate wine experience in Virginia this October.

Trends
Sep 28, 2022

Seattle’s Edgewater Hotel Partners with Orangewood to Debut Collection of Acoustic Guitars

Music lovers will find a new amenity to enjoy at Seattle’s The Edgewater: a collection of more than 24 handcrafted acoustic guitars from Orangewood Guitars.

United Debuts New United Club, Its Largest in the Country, at EWR

At nearly 30,000 square feet, United Airlines’ newest United ClubSM now welcomes Newark Liberty International Airport travelers with its modern design, enhanced amenities, culinary offerings, locally sourced art and furniture and Manhattan skyline views. Seek airport solace at the new location in Terminal C3, near Gate C123.

Offers
Sep 27, 2022

Learn to Surf at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort

Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort offers travelers interested in learning how to surf an Ultimate Surf Break package. The complete experience includes accommodations, dining, surf lessons by on-site Tropicsurf and spa recovery.