The government has revealed where ministers are being sent for St Patrick’s Day.
More than 30 ministers will be sent to countries across the globe for the festivities.
As is tradition, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will head to the US to meet Donald Trump in the White House.
While Government Chief Whip, Donegal TD Joe McHugh will travel to Brazil on St Patricks Day.
The travel bill for last years trips was €101,000.
Independent Donegal TD, Thomas Pringle says he doesn’t see any value in the trips, especially this year: