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Going Green For St Patrick's Day

What do the Big Banana in Australia, an Ethiopian Airlines aircraft in Addis Ababa and two rhino statues in Nairobi have in common?

They are just some of the more unusual participants in Tourism Ireland's Global Greening initiative for St Patrick's Day 2017.

Tourism Ireland’s annual Global Greening initiative has gone from strength to strength – from its beginning back in 2010, when just the Sydney Opera House and the Sky Tower in Auckland went green, to this year, which looks set to be the biggest Global Greening to date. More than 240 sites are already signed up to take part (and new sites are coming on board every day). From Rome to Rio and from London to Las Vegas, a host of buildings and sites around the world will be turning a shade of green over the coming days.

All at Northern Ireland Travel News send St Patrick's Day greetings to all readers of this eshot, Travelling Public or Travel Trade, and wish everyone a very happy and joy-filled day.

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