Thursday 30 July 2009

Return Flights to Ireland from AUD$1759* Including Taxes with Virgin Atlantic!

Virgin Atlantic has just launched some incredible fares from Australia to Ireland from $1759* return including taxes. Why $1759? Because that was the year in which Arthur Guinness – the man responsible for creating Guinness Beer – signed a 9,000 year lease on the St. James's Gate brewery in Dublin, which makes this year the 250th Anniversary of Guinness!

Virgin Atlantic offers through fares to Belfast, Cork and Dublin. To book your flights to Ireland with Virgin Atlantic visit: visit DiscoverIreland

At 17.59 local time in Dublin on September 24th a worldwide series of events will kick off to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Guinness, with celebrities such as Sir Bob Geldof, Guy Ritchie, Jerry Hall and Sophie Dahl raising a pint to Arthur Guinness to start a remarkable global toast. The focal point of the celebrations will be in Dublin, the spiritual home of Guinness where some of the biggest names in music, including Kasabian and Tom Jones will perform live in the heart of the St James's Gate Brewery.

To coincide with this special event and fantastic fare Tourism Ireland, Guinness and Virgin Atlantic are offering 2 lucky people the chance to win the trip of a lifetime Winners will win flights, 5 nights' accommodation and passes to the exclusive Guinness Storehouse event on 24th September 2009 in Dublin. To be in with a chance of winning visit: visit DiscoverIreland

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