Road Trip: Ireland

Courtship, Irish style! The tables turn on the founder of Ireland’s famous matchmaking festival

lisdoonvarna matchmaking festival series, part 3 of 3: when willie met mary

Matchmaker Willie Daly had met Mary for just 12 minutes before his marriage to her was arranged by his own father! In today’s audio excerpt from the Lisdoonvarna stop on Cultural Roadmapp’s new Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way: County Clare driving tour, Willie tells the hilarious story of how it all happened. Click the arrow above and have a laugh!

The Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival runs from September 1st through October 8th this year. And don’t forget to download the Cultural Roadmapp audio tour, FREE from the App Store or Google Play until June 20, 2018!