With St Patrick’s Day (17th March) just round the corner, Skyscanner looks at some last minute options for the biggest St Paddy’s Day parties.
Dublin (from £48 return)
Nowhere in the world parties like Dublin on St Patrick’s Day. But the party actually starts on the 12th of March with the St Patrick’s Festival http://www.stpatricksfestival.ie/cms/home.html where street theatre, music, comedy, dance and thousands of people all come out to enjoy Ireland’s largest national celebration. Grab a Guinness and join the fun. Find cheap flights to Dublin
New York (£233 return)
St Patrick’s Day is huge in the USA and New York City has been holding official celebrations since 1762. Their famous St Patrick’s parade now draws more than a million spectators every year and is regarded as the most popular parade in the Big Apple. Find cheap flights to New York
Munich (£50 return)
Although more famous for Oktoberfest than Guinness guzzling, Munich is the only German city holding a St. Patrick’s Day parade owing to the considerably large Irish community. The parade is organized by the German-Irish Society of Bavaria and is the largest in continental Europe, followed by an open air party with live music and dance performances. Find cheap flights to Munich