Astrid Hofer

Astrid Hofer works as a freelance journalist for media outlets around the world, mainly writing about travel, lifestyle, and pop culture. When she is not busy listening to live music in one of her favourite pubs, taking cheesy sunset pictures at the beach, or cliff walking, she can usually be found over a mug of hot chocolate planning her next trip.

10 important things to know before going to Ireland

Ready to start your Irish adventure? We want you to experience the Emerald the best way possible - so check out our top 10 things to know...

Top 10 best Irish drinking songs, RANKED

No visit to Ireland is complete without a pub crawl. Prepare yourself with our list of the top 10 best Irish drinking songs. 

What not to do in Ireland: 10 things you should NEVER do

Irish people are a welcoming bunch, but some visitors tend to challenge their friendliness. To avoid offending your new mates, read below what not to do in...

The top 10 best Irish alcoholic drinks ever, RANKED

From Guinness to Baileys - check out the best Irish alcoholic drinks you should try at least once whenever you come and visit the Emerald Isle.

Top 10 facts about ginger hair that you never knew

Only two percent of the world’s population sport red hair - find out in our fun facts about ginger hair why redheads are biological unicorns with super...

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There is so much to know about Irish cuisine. Here are ten mad facts about Irish food you never knew.

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Have you ever wondered what makes an eejit that special breed of Irish person? — We will look at their culture, origins,...

Top 10 facts about Guinness you never knew

While Guinness is a world-famous beer, we’d still wager that there are many facts about the black stuff you never knew....

10 important things to know before going to Ireland

Ready to start your Irish adventure? We want you to experience the Emerald the best way possible - so check out our...