The novelty factor is not to be underestimated

You may seen some of the novelty gift shops on a vacation to Ireland while strolling down O’Connell Street in Dublin, St. Patrick’s Street in Cork or the Duty Free stores in one of Ireland’s airports. There are often many stereotypes associated with such stores and the Irish gifts available to purchase in them but […]

Novelty Irish Gifts: Stereo Types

Just for fun I’m taking a look at some of the novelty Irish gifts found in some Irish souvenir shops: Guinness branded items I was in an Irish souvenir / gift shop recently and was surprised to see just how much the Guinness brand has expanded. I was used to seeing the usual things like […]