The new Titanic Belfast visitor experience, opening March 31, will be another reason to visit Northern Ireland.
There is a tendency to think that everyone who goes to Ireland does so in order to play golf. After all, Ireland has, along with Scotland, the world’s greatest collection of links courses. Research shows, however, that only eight percent of tourists visit Ireland specifically to play golf. It is, however, an important business segment because golf tourists spend three times as much as leisure travelers.
Alison Metcalfe, vice president of marketing for Tourism Ireland for the past five years, recently discussed Irish golf tourism with Golfweek.
Golfweek: What is the state of Irish tourism?
Metcalfe: Last year was ...
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