Travel

Irish Abroad: Canada

  Being Irish is a huge commodity when travelling. People naturally pre-conceive us as friendly, beer-guzzling socialites that love to party and have absolutely no desire to take life seriously. I mean,...
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Euro 2016: Best places to watch the football in Dublin

So, Martin O'Neill's men have done it. The Republic of Ireland WILL compete in next summer's European Championship in France after they beat Bosnia-Herzegovina in the play-offs. Jon Walters was the star of the ...
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Dublin: The Tourist Perspective

Dublin - what a place. Although many believe that activities are limited, you will be pleasantly surprised by the number of attractions in and around the city. Many tourists aim to hit the shops and enjoy a pin...
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My New York J1 Experience

I couldn’t reach the overhead storage on the plane and I wasn’t strong enough to lift my suitcase up over my head. After a couple of strangers rose from their seats and helped me, I sat down in a slump, wonderi...
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Bears raised as puppies by accident for 2 years

A Chinese man raises two "pet dogs" for two years, finds out they're actually Asian black bears https://t.co/bkUv8soVCp — China Xinhua News (@XHNews) July 3, 2015 A Chinese man has been left heartbroken...

Scams on the Road – What to Look Out For

Hitting the road continental style for a little bit? Eoin Blackbyrne is here to tell you what to be wary of. They see us coming a mile off... My granny said she'd light a candle for me in the local church wh...

Electric Picnic 2015 Line-Up Announced

The lineup for Electric Picnic 2015 has been announced and it's not one bit shabby. With a delightful blend of the up-and-comers and old favourites, this is shaping up to be best one yet. Take it all in as i...

No Fail Third Date Meal

Nervous that your culinary skills aren't up to scratch for hosting that date? Sure look, Pete Wolstencroft has you covered...   OK, so you have had the awkward first date and you have passed the mile...

A Guide to Flashpacking

Eoin Blackbyrne has done his fair share of travelling, or Flashpacking if you'll excuse the term... “Flashpacker” is a term that can be found in guidebooks, travel websites and on the lips of every sanctimon...

Michael O’ Leary expands his empire once again

Ryanair CEO Michael O' Leary has ordered 100 new Boeing 737 MAX 200 aircraft, with an option to buy another 100. O' Leary has laughed off any suggestions the aircrafts will be purchased second hand, and promise...