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# abroad - Friday 29 January, 2021

Poll: Should the Taoiseach visit Washington for St Patrick's Day?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Taoiseach visit Washington for St Patrick's Day?

Jan 29th 2021, 9:40 AM 206,378 Views 251 Comments

Micheál Martin has so far signalled his plan to proceed with the visit.

# abroad - Saturday 2 May, 2020

'It's not looking good': Foreign travel looking 'highly unlikely' this year, says Harris
# Holidays
# Holidays

'It's not looking good': Foreign travel looking 'highly unlikely' this year, says Harris

May 2nd 2020, 3:45 PM 229,827 Views 149 Comments

Government is to consider making it mandatory to self-isolate if you arrive in Ireland from abroad.

# abroad - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Varadkar to travel to Mali today to meet with Irish Defence Forces serving abroad
# Mali
# Mali

Varadkar to travel to Mali today to meet with Irish Defence Forces serving abroad

Jan 6th 2019, 7:00 AM 8,646 Views 42 Comments

Varadkar will be accompanied by Minister of State with responsibility for Defence Paul Kehoe.

# abroad - Monday 23 July, 2018

History to be made as Spanish Super Cup staged for Morocco between Barcelona and Sevilla
# Foreign Shores
From The42
# Foreign Shores

History to be made as Spanish Super Cup staged for Morocco between Barcelona and Sevilla

Jul 23rd 2018, 7:12 PM 7,074 Views 10 Comments

The Spanish Super Cup will see Barcelona returning to Africa for the second time in three months

# abroad - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'I'll be home soon': Christmas messages from Irish soldiers serving abroad
# Missing You
# Missing You

'I'll be home soon': Christmas messages from Irish soldiers serving abroad

Dec 23rd 2017, 6:20 AM 7,884 Views 6 Comments

There are 600 military personnel serving in 13 different countries around the world.

# abroad - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Did you ever travel abroad on a school tour?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Did you ever travel abroad on a school tour?

Oct 31st 2017, 12:45 PM 24,838 Views 65 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

# abroad - Sunday 17 September, 2017

'No mourners are expected': Plea for Irish in UK to attend funeral of man who died alone
# Manchester
# Manchester

'No mourners are expected': Plea for Irish in UK to attend funeral of man who died alone

Sep 17th 2017, 2:30 PM 40,007 Views 63 Comments

No relatives of John Joseph O’Brien could be found.

# abroad - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Varadkar says Taoiseach should not be questioned about his leadership when he is abroad
# Follow The Leader Leader
# Follow The Leader Leader

Varadkar says Taoiseach should not be questioned about his leadership when he is abroad

May 9th 2017, 6:54 PM 7,134 Views 86 Comments

While on a trade trip to Canada last week, Enda Kenny was asked when he will step down as Taoiseach.

# abroad - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

A new subscription box service for emigrants promises you tasty Irish treats every month
# Irish Abroad
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Abroad

A new subscription box service for emigrants promises you tasty Irish treats every month

Feb 1st 2017, 11:26 AM 22,134 Views 15 Comments

Yaaaaaaaaaas.

# abroad - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

We must be doing something right - trips by foreigners to Irish shores are up in a big, big way
# Going Places
# Going Places

We must be doing something right - trips by foreigners to Irish shores are up in a big, big way

Mar 30th 2016, 2:57 PM 15,864 Views 37 Comments

The tourism industry here is booming, and a lot more Irish people are heading abroad as well.

# abroad - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Loophole in vetting procedure leaves Irish children open to predators
# Child Protection
# Child Protection

Loophole in vetting procedure leaves Irish children open to predators

Dec 17th 2015, 12:25 PM 8,974 Views 14 Comments

The Garda Vetting Unit are not currently required to seek information from police outside the State about people who have lived abroad.

# abroad - Sunday 1 November, 2015

15 cities you have to visit at least once, according to the experts
# Holliers
# Holliers

15 cities you have to visit at least once, according to the experts

Nov 1st 2015, 6:00 PM 19,994 Views 57 Comments

How many have you been to?

# abroad - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Here are 14 amazing places around the world to go camping this autumn
# Get Out There
# Get Out There

Here are 14 amazing places around the world to go camping this autumn

Oct 18th 2015, 6:03 PM 20,489 Views 24 Comments

Pack your bag.

# abroad - Friday 31 July, 2015

16 of the best Irish pubs outside of Ireland
# Home And Away
From The Daily Edge
# Home And Away

16 of the best Irish pubs outside of Ireland

Jul 31st 2015, 1:12 PM 11,883 Views 16 Comments

Your home away from home.

# abroad - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

10 of the most memorable Irish fans abroad
# Good Times
From The42
# Good Times

10 of the most memorable Irish fans abroad

Jul 7th 2015, 9:00 PM 15,072 Views 6 Comments

Featuring Eamon Keegan, Darren Clarke and more (in)famous moments.

# abroad - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Irish pensioner dies in road accident on Majorcan holiday
# Death Abroad
# Death Abroad

Irish pensioner dies in road accident on Majorcan holiday

Jun 11th 2015, 7:29 AM 14,773 Views 4 Comments

Local media say the 73-year-old man died on Tuesday morning.

# abroad - Sunday 7 June, 2015

10 Irish people abroad to envy on Instagram
# Instafollow
From The Daily Edge
# Instafollow

10 Irish people abroad to envy on Instagram

Jun 7th 2015, 6:00 PM 11,368 Views 1 Comment

The grass is always greener…

# abroad - Monday 1 June, 2015

Going abroad? Here's why you should get a local SIM
# Q-tip
# Q-tip

Going abroad? Here's why you should get a local SIM

Jun 1st 2015, 5:30 PM 32,620 Views 36 Comments

In certain cases, it can save you money.

# abroad - Thursday 19 February, 2015

7 foods that other countries just can't get right
# You're Doing It Wrong
From The Daily Edge
# You're Doing It Wrong

7 foods that other countries just can't get right

Feb 19th 2015, 1:12 PM 13,358 Views 25 Comments

Irish rashers > bacon.

# abroad - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Irish people love New Zealand... almost 20,000 have moved there
# Home Away From Home
# Home Away From Home

Irish people love New Zealand... almost 20,000 have moved there

Jan 22nd 2015, 10:04 AM 22,129 Views 72 Comments

A further 5,000 people are expected to leave for New Zealand this year.

# abroad - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Irish people could be holidaying in some pretty strange places next year
# Holliers
# Holliers

Irish people could be holidaying in some pretty strange places next year

Dec 30th 2014, 6:45 AM 24,911 Views 33 Comments

New flights in 2015 will include Ethiopia, Jamaica and Cuba.

# abroad - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

David Moyes plus 8 other British and Irish managers who have worked abroad
# Unfamiliar Territory
From The42
# Unfamiliar Territory

David Moyes plus 8 other British and Irish managers who have worked abroad

Nov 11th 2014, 1:43 PM 7,602 Views 23 Comments

Brian Kerr, Bobby Robson and John Toshack are among those to feature.

# abroad - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

You could soon be able to vote while on your holidays
# Elections
# Elections

You could soon be able to vote while on your holidays

Oct 1st 2014, 6:50 AM 6,274 Views 15 Comments

There’s nothing like missing a good vote to make you homesick.

# abroad - Monday 21 July, 2014

Sketch perfectly sums up what it's like to be Irish in London
# London Life
From The Daily Edge
# London Life

Sketch perfectly sums up what it's like to be Irish in London

Jul 21st 2014, 6:45 PM 8,771 Views 4 Comments

So near yet so far.

# abroad - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

More than 200 million people in Europe bring one of these cards on holidays
# SICK ABROAD
# SICK ABROAD

More than 200 million people in Europe bring one of these cards on holidays

Jun 25th 2014, 7:15 AM 20,276 Views 27 Comments

More than 8 million citizens carried a card in 2013 compared to the previous year.

# abroad - Saturday 31 May, 2014

So what’s it like supporting the Irish team from abroad?
# Different Perspective
From The42
# Different Perspective

So what’s it like supporting the Irish team from abroad?

May 31st 2014, 11:00 AM 4,505 Views 5 Comments

Ireland fan Fintan Ryan chats to TheScore.ie about following games from London.

# abroad - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

James Coughlan secures early release from Munster contract
# Stalwart
From The42
# Stalwart

James Coughlan secures early release from Munster contract

May 27th 2014, 5:24 PM 13,145 Views 38 Comments

The 33-year-old No. 8 will leave the province this summer, with Pau in France his presumed destination.

# abroad - Monday 12 May, 2014

Case files not kept by religious order on priest that abused in mission countries
# Sex Abuse
# Sex Abuse

Case files not kept by religious order on priest that abused in mission countries

May 12th 2014, 3:18 PM 4,974 Views 6 Comments

Specialist assessments of this priest in 1985, 1997 and 2004 were not kept on file by the Society of the Divine Word.

# abroad - Monday 28 April, 2014

'Staycations' on the rise with Dublin, Cork and Galway proving most popular
# Love Ireland
# Love Ireland

'Staycations' on the rise with Dublin, Cork and Galway proving most popular

Apr 28th 2014, 1:20 PM 12,621 Views 42 Comments

Sure where else would you be going?

# abroad - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

London police say Irishman dead in attack 'was not the victim of a stranger'
# Michael Hunt
# Michael Hunt

London police say Irishman dead in attack 'was not the victim of a stranger'

Mar 18th 2014, 4:10 PM 27,065 Views 18 Comments

Michael Hunt was found beaten on Saturday morning before dying a number of hours later.

# abroad - Friday 29 November, 2013

WATCH: The Irish Christmas song dedicated to emigrants
# Totes Emosh
From The Daily Edge
# Totes Emosh

WATCH: The Irish Christmas song dedicated to emigrants

Nov 29th 2013, 10:53 AM 4,890 Views 5 Comments

Ah here.

# abroad - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Hidden History: The 'forgotten' Irish Brigades abroad
# Irish Brigades
# Irish Brigades

Hidden History: The 'forgotten' Irish Brigades abroad

Nov 24th 2013, 9:15 AM 10,530 Views 12 Comments

A new book looks at the history of the Irish Brigades from the Wild Geese to the Napoleonic Wars.

# abroad - Monday 16 September, 2013

GAA seeking to expand TV coverage of games for Irish people abroad
# Media Rights
From The42
# Media Rights

GAA seeking to expand TV coverage of games for Irish people abroad

Sep 16th 2013, 8:00 AM 9,452 Views 33 Comments

Director-General Paraic Duffy has confirmed the association are focusing on making the games more accessible around the world.

# abroad - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Overseas volunteers worth €10 million and almost 500 jobs to Irish economy — report
# Comhlámh
# Comhlámh

Overseas volunteers worth €10 million and almost 500 jobs to Irish economy — report

Aug 29th 2013, 6:30 AM 3,745 Views 3 Comments

Two reports released today detail the scale of work by Irish volunteers overseas and suggest public support is still strong for such activities.

# abroad - Monday 26 August, 2013

Irish embassies around the world issued 94,363 passports last year
# Passport
# Passport

Irish embassies around the world issued 94,363 passports last year

Aug 26th 2013, 6:40 AM 11,212 Views 35 Comments

The London Embassy issued the most Irish passports last year, while four were issued in Meseru.

# abroad - Thursday 15 August, 2013

101 things Irish people always say on holidays
# Fierce Close
From The Daily Edge
# Fierce Close

101 things Irish people always say on holidays

Aug 15th 2013, 8:59 AM 7,204 Views 7 Comments

What time is it at home?

# abroad - Friday 2 August, 2013

Australia wants our tree surgeons and sheep shearers
# Emigration
# Emigration

Australia wants our tree surgeons and sheep shearers

Aug 2nd 2013, 6:45 AM 8,626 Views 36 Comments

Positions being offered by employers pay between €40,000 and €68,000.

# abroad - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Money repatriated abroad has fallen in the last six years
# Earnings
# Earnings

Money repatriated abroad has fallen in the last six years

Jun 16th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,562 Views 8 Comments

Statistics show that the amount of money earned in Ireland by migrants and temporary workers and then sent abroad has fallen since the Ireland’s economic downturn.

# abroad - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Column: Can a long distance relationship survive?
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Can a long distance relationship survive?

Mar 10th 2013, 7:30 PM 814 Views 42 Comments

Economic migration has forced many families to separate, leaving partners and children sometimes on two sides of the world. Tony Moore explains how you can make your relationship work even when you are so far apart.

# abroad - Friday 25 January, 2013

Sri Lanka to ban women from working as maids abroad
# Sri Lanka
# Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka to ban women from working as maids abroad

Jan 25th 2013, 11:32 AM 10,600 Views 44 Comments

The move follows the beheading of a 17-year-old Sri Lankan nanny in Saudi Arabia.

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