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Purchasing the best Irish souvenirs Supporting local craftspeople
Ш reland is a shopper’s paradise, offering everything from one-of-a-kind pottery to rare books.
Remember that one of the best things you can do to help the environment and support the local economy is to buy items that are made by craftspeople in Ireland. Not only are you helping a local artist to do what he loves, but you’re also saving the fuel used to transport imported items. Read the labels carefully — I almost bought what I thought was a hand-knit Irish sweater, only to find on closer examination that it was factory-made abroad.
Ireland is one literary place. Check out the newest releases from Irish authors or hunt through used bookshops for treasures.
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