St Patrick’s greatest gift to us? No, not driving the snakes out of Ireland, but giving us a boozy party in the middle of Lent.
So where are five great places for the craic;
Slope off for some fun
And skiers and boarders clad in green novelty suits do light up the slopes.
As I found in Austria… Soll Mates.
Our friends at the Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) have flagged up a seven-night stay from March 15… with Grogan Travel Worldchoice.
The Hotel Aronsal B&B costs €459pp and includes flights, bags, transfers and hotels. Ski passes extra. https://itaa.ie/offers/st-patricks-weekend-on-the-slopes-2/
Off the wall in Berlin
If the Irish, or Scots, had been there during the Sixties, Seventies or Eighties, we’d have brought that Wall down with our partying.
Paint the Wall green (or blue) and boogey by the Brandenburg Gate with this ITAA with Click&Go.
Return flights from Dublin to Berlin, three nights in the 4* Berlin Mark Hotel.
One double/twin room (room only basis) and airport taxes and charges. https://itaa.ie/offers/paddys-week.
Taking the Mickey
We all go slightly quackers for St Paddy’s Day.
Let’s do it all with Travel Escapes in Disneyland Paris.
Three nights, February-August, €1886 (two adults and two children under 12 sharing).
Explore the two theme parks and five theme lands.
Direct flight Dublin to Paris at the 3* Explorers Hotel, two days entrance to Disneyland Paris, breakfast each morning.
Free shuttle bus between hotel and Disneyland entrance (five-ten minutes), flight Paris-Dublin. https://itaa.ie/offers/disneyland-paris-explorers/
And remember I’ve got form with Disney… Aaawlando… Orlando, the rollercoaster capital.