Win a Trip to Ireland when Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day on the Costa del Sol

The 2019 St. Patrick’s Day celebrations on the Costa del Sol have already seen a number of advances. The announcement that those who attend the weekend of celebrations this year can win a trip to Ireland with thanks to Tourism Ireland brings the events to new heights. The Irish Association of Spain is the organiser … More Win a Trip to Ireland when Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day on the Costa del Sol

The Jesuit Seminarian, a Kodak Camera and the Titanic

We extend a big welcome to Patricia Trainor who joins us on the Emerald Connection to regale us with some little known, and in some cases not-known, anecdotes. Information on Patricia’s background can be found in the “contributors” section”. We are thrilled have her on board and know that you will enjoy her stories. Patricia’s … More The Jesuit Seminarian, a Kodak Camera and the Titanic

The week just gone – A tongue-in- cheek look back with George Lee & Ger Sweeney

This week the two Gs chat about Business Tourism in Ireland, Going to the “pictures”, the closure of another post office in Kerry, the weather in dublin breaking records and contactless payments at mass.   Let us now during the week if there is something we should include next week!! Email us at info@emeraldconnection.net  

World Champion Irish Dancers to Step-it-Out along the Costa Over St. Patrick’s Weekend

The Shevlin twins from Donegal will once again be visiting Spain for the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. Since 2013 Niamh and Gavin Shevlin have been wowing audiences in Benalmadena and Torremolinos so their return for the 2019 celebrations is a very welcome announcement. “The Shevlins have been dancing since they were four years old and … More World Champion Irish Dancers to Step-it-Out along the Costa Over St. Patrick’s Weekend

St. Patrick’s Day on the Costa del Sol

St. Patrick’s Day is always celebrated in style on the Costa del Sol with many events marking the patron saint’s day. 2019 sees a new approach with a number of celebrations being planned under the umbrella of the Irish Association in Spain. Traditionally the association plans and runs the events in Torremolinos and Benalmadena. Likewise … More St. Patrick’s Day on the Costa del Sol