10 Things to Like about Limerick

Limerick Ten things to like about the Treaty City Long considered a tough town on the way from Shannon to somewhere else, Limerick has become a much hipper place in recent years. Here’s a compendium of 10 things I like about the New Limerick – seek them...

No cellphone use while driving in Ireland

In a stunningly simple move, the Republic has banned the use of mobile phones while driving,except for dialing 999 or 112 for an emergency.

Fines of up to €60, plus 2 penalty points are assessed for Irish drivers violating the phone law. Visitors are responsible for all their own traffic tickets and fines.