• Posted:Tuesday, March 9, 2010
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Places you wouldn't expect to find a Saint Patrick's Day Parade

The day everyone loves to be Irish is fast approaching and what a day it will be in Dublin, Cork, Galway, all over Ireland... and all over the world! When you think of Saint Patrick's Day there are certain places that spring to mind as great cities to visit to celebrate the Emerald Isle's Day. Dublin, Boston, New York and Sydney are just a few that are famed for its Paddy's Day celebrations, largely due to its Irish ex-pat population.

However, if you are looking for something a bit different this Saint Patrick's Day then why not visit somewhere that may not always be the popular choice for St. Patrick's Day but yet goes surprisingly green on March 17th! Cities from Buenos Aires to Birmingham are just some cities where you will find a great St Patrick's Day celebration and parades a plenty! To find out more on places where you wouldn't expect to find a St. Patrick's Day parade click here!

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