The perfect way to spend St. Patrick's Day — aka the holiday honoring the patron saint of Ireland — is by packing up your bags and jetting off to Ireland. Seriously, there is no better place to be to celebrate. Sure, you could always take a trip to New York City to see the St. Patrick's Day parade, or spend the holiday at home with some friends drinking some green beer. Those are all great options, but imagine how amazing it would be spending your holiday in Dublin. If you're not convinced quite yet, these photos of St. Patrick's Day in Ireland will have you changing your mind literally ASAP.
Going to Ireland for St. Patrick's Day is a once in a lifetime experience you really should add to your bucket list. Sip a Guinness at the Guinness Storehouse (the place where it's brewed), or march around in a sea of green as you head to the St. Pat's Day parade. If adventure is calling your name, answer the phone and jump on a plane to the place that'll totally fuel your wanderlust. If you need a little extra push out the door, here are six photos of St. Patrick's Day in Ireland that'll have you Irishing you were there.