16 Instagram Accounts That Celebrate the Magic and Mystery of Ireland

16 Instagram Accounts That Celebrate the Magic and Mystery of Ireland

Monday, 15 February, 2021

Surf crashing on jagged cliffs. Colorful houses clinging to the curves of a twisty village street. Broad green expanses reaching toward the horizon. The friendliest of sheep. Ireland delivers images that fire up the imagination and beg for stories to be told.

We’ve collected 16 Instagram accounts — from photographers, artists, chefs, and other creators — to whisk you away to that green, green island in the Atlantic. Cheers!

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Tourism Ireland - @tourismireland

For atmosheric postcard-like shots to fuel your daydreams…

 

Ireland Explorer - @ireland.explorer

For photos of landscapes, villages, and pubs across Ireland…

 

Ireland Travel - @ireland_travel

For shots of nature and charming towns…

 

Dublin Daily - @dublindaily

For a new black-and-white image every day of daily life Dublin…

 

Max Malloy - @ihaveadarksoul

For dramatic images that beg to be turned into poems and short stories and novels…

 

Chris Hill - @chrishillphotographer

For vibrant, colorful photos taken all over the Emerald Isle…

 

Fiachra Mangan - @fiac_mangan

For wistful images of the Irish countryside and shoreline…

 

Good Food Ireland - @goodfoodireland

For fresh photos of food from a group dedicated to local ingredients and sustainability…

 

This is Irish Food - @thisisirishfood

For mouthwatering photos of Irish cuisine…

 

Dublin Ghost Signs - @dublinghostsigns

For images that capture history through Dublin’s ghost signs…

 

Lorcan Finnegan - @lorcanfinnegan

For arresting street portraits of everday Dubliners in their natural habitat…

 

Dublin Doors - @thedoorsofdublinn

For charming pics of the doors of Dublin…

 

Dublin by Night - @dublinbynight

For moody photos that showcase the magic of Dublin at night…

 

Natalie Wells - @nataliewells_

For images of Northern Ireland with a ‘dark academia’ vibe…

 

Dublin FX - @dublin.fx

For fantasy images of Dublin created by the photographer from real-life places and imagination…

 

Creative Ireland - @creativeireland

For photos and details about projects from a government program to support creativity…

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