- Tourist Board
Virtual tourist guide for Ireland.
Everything about Ireland for visitors - links.
Links for individual counties.
Getting there and around
Travel agency specialised in travel around Ireland.
Youth hostels in the Republic of Ireland.
Youth hostels in Northern Ireland.
Bed'n'Breakfast to Self-Catering, accomodations throughout Ireland.
- Be Our Guest
Hotels on the island, with map, wide selection.
Dublins local info service.
- Holiday Ireland
Sleeping accomodations of every kind throughout Ireland.
- Ireland Online
What's up in Ireland? Interactive guide, not only for tourists.
Links for every county.
Dublin, capital of Ireland.
- Cork/ Kerry
Counties Cork and Kerry.
- Ireland History in Maps
The history of Ireland in maps. Index of Irish names and castles.
- Irish History on the Web
A bibliography of Irish history. Essays, student programs. Good starting point for more extensive research.
- Chronology of Ireland
Detailed website on Irish history since the 17th century with a list of important births and deaths.
- Irlandinitiative Heidelberg
News, history, and politics (German page with some English links).
- Views of the Famine
Large collection of contemporary newspaper articles and pictures on the famine of 1845-1849.
- Ireland the Island
Irish history, politics, maps. Essays, statistics.
- Conflict Archive on the Internet
Backgrounds, analyses, essays. Everything on the Northern Ireland Conflict.
- Bloody Sunday Trust
A commemoration project for the victims of events in Derry on the 30th January 1972.
Government Home Pages
Homepages of the government: parliament, premier minister, police, ...
Northern Ireland Office
Official homepage of the Northern Ireland Office.
- Ireland's Newspapers online and Irish News Services online
Index of all the Irish newspapers and news agencies.
- The Irish Times
News and services.
- The Irish News
Irish news of the Belfast Newspaper.
- Irish Independent
- Belfast Telegraph News
The Belfast Telgraph Online.
- Epochs of Irish Literature
Overview of Irish literary history.
Irish Literary Revival
- Phases of the Irish Literary Revival
Description of the phases of the Irish Literary Revival.
- The James Joyce Centre
- James Joyce: The brazen Head
Very extensive Joyce-page.
- Seamus Heaney Page
Homepage on the Nobel prize winner.
- Oscar Wilde Online
An overview of his work/ analyses of his work.
The Jonathan Swift Page
List of his main works. In addition, a short biography and a timeline.
- Gulliver’s Travels
Citations and biographical notes.
- Gulliver’s Travels
- Yeats critically
Links and information on Yeats and his work.
- Patrick O’Brian
- The Beckett Endpage
Detailed and with a well-structured timeline.
- Beckett Page
Biography and list of his works.
- George Bernhard Shaw
Short biography and citations about Shaw.
- Writing Center
Irish Writing Center
Forum for contemporary poetry.
Overview of Irish literature on the internet.
Extensive collections of links for research (et alii literature databases) of the International Association for the Study of Irish Literatures
- CELT: Electronic texts
Irish literature to read online or download.
Overview and information on Celtic music.
- The Cranberries official Website
Official homepage of the Cranberries.
Official homepage of U2.
- The Sinéad O´Connor Site
Official homepage of Sinéad o´Connor.
- New Model Army
Official homepage of the New Model Army.
- Pogue Mahone
Official homepage of The Pogues.
- Irish film history
Brief outline of Irish film history, with links and information on individual movies.
- Internet Movie Data Base
Irish films, in alphabetical order with all the necessary information.
- Abbey Theatre
The Abbey Theatre in Dublin
- Lyric Theatre
The Lyric Theatre in Belfast
- Gaelic Texts
Collection of Gaelic texts. Attention: everything in Gaelic!
Gaelic course of Thomas Feito Caldas at the VHS Saarbrücken, with pronounciation examples for individual phonemes and interesting introduction to the Gaelic language.
Studies and Jobs
- Immigration office
Important information on the immigration to Ireland.
Education and career information portal.
- Trinity College Dublin
- University College Cork
- National University of Ireland Galway
- St. Patrick's College, Maynooth
- University of Ulster
- National Centre for Volunteering
General information on volunteering, description of nonprofit projects, but also specific contacts.
- Voluntary Service Belfast
Volunteering in Northern Ireland.
- NI Children's Enterprise
Volunteering in schools and youth projects.
Working as an AuPair.
- Irish Jobs
Many job offers in divers sectors.
- Job Finder
Good categories, no offers for the gastronomy sector.
- Summer Jobs
Summer Jobs of every colour.
- Corporate Skills
Job offers for the IT-sector.
- Irish Names
Collection of Irish names.
The country's most famous beer.
And the adequate liqueur.
- Kerry Gold
Ireland's famour butter.