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#Around The World

# around-the-world - Monday 30 August, 2021

Poll: Have you planned an autumn holiday abroad?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you planned an autumn holiday abroad?

Aug 30th 2021, 9:27 AM 36,424 Views 55 Comments

Have you planned a trip over the next few months?

# around-the-world - Monday 5 October, 2020

Ireland captain helps Arsenal go top, 'keeper the star in Reading win and Donegal ace on target in Germany
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

Ireland captain helps Arsenal go top, 'keeper the star in Reading win and Donegal ace on target in Germany

Oct 5th 2020, 11:30 AM 3,850 Views 0 Comments

There were plenty of Irish internationals in action in the Women’s Super League and further afield this weekend.

# around-the-world - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Between two clubs: Setting the Goldrick standard in South Dublin and Melbourne
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

Between two clubs: Setting the Goldrick standard in South Dublin and Melbourne

Jul 26th 2020, 6:30 AM 8,198 Views 1 Comment

Sinéad Goldrick on all things Foxrock-Cabinteely, Dublin and Melbourne FC, their similar cultures and her rollercoaster experience over the past few months.

# around-the-world - Monday 27 April, 2020

Bundesliga could 'go under' unless campaign resumes, as Argentine season declared over
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

Bundesliga could 'go under' unless campaign resumes, as Argentine season declared over

Apr 27th 2020, 10:21 PM 5,794 Views 4 Comments

Elsewhere, the Belgian league again delayed a vote on ending its season.

# around-the-world - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Covid-19 around the world: Over 1,000 deaths in Italy, Brazil's Bolsonaro tested for disease
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 around the world: Over 1,000 deaths in Italy, Brazil's Bolsonaro tested for disease

Mar 12th 2020, 9:18 PM 52,033 Views 68 Comments

President Bolsonaro’s communications director has tested positive for Covid-19.

# around-the-world - Sunday 19 January, 2020

'As hard as it is, you just embrace it' - A Kerryman's solo cycle home from New Zealand
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

'As hard as it is, you just embrace it' - A Kerryman's solo cycle home from New Zealand

Jan 19th 2020, 7:30 AM 7,189 Views 3 Comments

Tomás Mac an t-Saoir has already conquered Africa and America. His attention now turns to the rest of the world.

# around-the-world - Monday 2 September, 2019

'Just a whirlwind' - Sealing AFLW deal in Oz to booking All-Ireland final spot in a week
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

'Just a whirlwind' - Sealing AFLW deal in Oz to booking All-Ireland final spot in a week

Sep 2nd 2019, 7:43 AM 9,919 Views 0 Comments

Fermanagh captain Joanne Doonan becomes the 15th Irish player confirmed for the 2020 season Down Under, after signing for Carlton Blues.

# around-the-world - Saturday 15 June, 2019

'Sport is sport and the best and worst thing about it is it's always going to be there'
# Around The World And Back
From The42
# Around The World And Back

'Sport is sport and the best and worst thing about it is it's always going to be there'

Jun 15th 2019, 10:00 AM 15,556 Views 2 Comments

Dublin star Aisling Maher is back at it after living the Central American Dream last summer.

# around-the-world - Thursday 13 June, 2019

'We are going to be fighting for every title around the world' - David Luiz backs Chelsea to challenge
# Improve Going Forward
From The42
# Improve Going Forward

'We are going to be fighting for every title around the world' - David Luiz backs Chelsea to challenge

Jun 13th 2019, 11:46 AM 4,051 Views 4 Comments

The Blues secured a top-three finish and Europa League glory last season and the defender is looking to build on those foundations.

# around-the-world - Thursday 2 May, 2019

From soccer Stateside to rugby for Ireland, Sligo's globetrotting captain gunning for national glory
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

From soccer Stateside to rugby for Ireland, Sligo's globetrotting captain gunning for national glory

May 2nd 2019, 3:18 PM 4,973 Views 0 Comments

37-year-old Jacqui Mulligan has had a colourful sporting career.

# around-the-world - Sunday 28 April, 2019

These spectacular photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo of the Year
# National Geographic
# National Geographic

These spectacular photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo of the Year

Apr 28th 2019, 9:30 PM 39,523 Views 17 Comments

The contest carries a $7,500 first prize.

# around-the-world - Sunday 7 April, 2019

These amazing photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo Contest
# Around The World
# Around The World

These amazing photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo Contest

Apr 7th 2019, 9:01 PM 36,542 Views 19 Comments

The contest carries a $7,500 first prize.

# around-the-world - Friday 14 December, 2018

Party in the USA! Dubliner McFaul completes latest move in colourful career
# We Go Again
From The42
# We Go Again

Party in the USA! Dubliner McFaul completes latest move in colourful career

Dec 14th 2018, 5:27 PM 7,035 Views 3 Comments

Shane McFaul has signed for FC Arizona.

# around-the-world - Monday 12 November, 2018

Cork defender seals next move in colourful career to make it an ex-LOI trio at new US club
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

Cork defender seals next move in colourful career to make it an ex-LOI trio at new US club

Nov 12th 2018, 5:21 PM 8,698 Views 0 Comments

Colin Falvey has signed for Chattanooga Red Wolves SC.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Vienna topples Melbourne in 'most liveable city' ranking
# Around The World
# Around The World

Vienna topples Melbourne in 'most liveable city' ranking

Aug 14th 2018, 7:12 AM 19,115 Views 37 Comments

It is the first time a European metropolis has topped the annual chart compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Galway syndicate plans to travel the world 'first class' after winning €8.5 million Lotto jackpot
# It's A Lotto Money
# It's A Lotto Money

Galway syndicate plans to travel the world 'first class' after winning €8.5 million Lotto jackpot

May 22nd 2018, 7:28 PM 29,311 Views 21 Comments

The group says it has only shared the news with immediate family.

# around-the-world - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Check out these stunning images from Nat Geo's travel photography contest
# Around The World
# Around The World

Check out these stunning images from Nat Geo's travel photography contest

May 12th 2018, 6:30 PM 18,516 Views 8 Comments

One grand prize winner will receive €8,400.

# around-the-world - Sunday 11 March, 2018

55-year-old Irishman to become oldest person to travel around the world on a bike
# Charity
# Charity

55-year-old Irishman to become oldest person to travel around the world on a bike

Mar 11th 2018, 7:00 AM 39,728 Views 28 Comments

Dermot Higgins set off on his 31,000km journey last June. He’s set to return to Dublin on 1 April.

# around-the-world - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology
# Ultimate Challenge
# Ultimate Challenge

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology

Feb 4th 2018, 9:30 AM 24,735 Views 33 Comments

Gregor McGuckin will take part in the Golden Globe Race in July.

# around-the-world - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world

Oct 14th 2017, 8:00 AM 36,978 Views 17 Comments

From Leinster to Luton and St Kilda, Coosan’s finest have come a long way from kickabouts in the back garden.

# around-the-world - Monday 18 September, 2017

Scottish man cycles around world in 79 days, setting new world record
# Phileas Fogg
# Phileas Fogg

Scottish man cycles around world in 79 days, setting new world record

Sep 18th 2017, 10:57 PM 18,546 Views 19 Comments

Mark Beaumont smashed the previous record of 123 days.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

All-Ireland semi-finals and finals to be streamed live and worldwide on Facebook
# Ladies Football
From The42
# Ladies Football

All-Ireland semi-finals and finals to be streamed live and worldwide on Facebook

Aug 22nd 2017, 5:26 PM 4,519 Views 2 Comments

TG4 and the LGFA will stream a total of seven championship fixtures on Facebook Live for the first time.

# around-the-world - Friday 12 May, 2017

Take a look at more of the amazing photos competing for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year
# Around The World
# Around The World

Take a look at more of the amazing photos competing for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

May 12th 2017, 9:30 PM 24,046 Views 4 Comments

The 2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest is accepting entries.

# around-the-world - Monday 27 March, 2017

This story of a 90-year-old Dublin grandad cooking a fry for his granddaughter has gone global on Reddit
# Meet Dessie
From The Daily Edge
# Meet Dessie

This story of a 90-year-old Dublin grandad cooking a fry for his granddaughter has gone global on Reddit

Mar 27th 2017, 10:39 AM 26,452 Views 5 Comments

The annual birthday fry.

# around-the-world - Monday 25 July, 2016

This solar-powered plane is nearing the end of a historic trip
# Around The World
# Around The World

This solar-powered plane is nearing the end of a historic trip

Jul 25th 2016, 5:07 PM 12,253 Views 17 Comments

The plane will soon become the first solar-powered airplane to circle the globe without using fuel.

# around-the-world - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Mastering the Coke and Fanta yoyos was one of Irish childhood's key skills
# Walk The Dog
From The Daily Edge
# Walk The Dog

Mastering the Coke and Fanta yoyos was one of Irish childhood's key skills

Jul 3rd 2016, 3:48 PM 6,900 Views 3 Comments

Around the world.

# around-the-world - Friday 22 April, 2016

Irish TV is going global after a deal with one of the world's biggest companies
# Around The World
# Around The World

Irish TV is going global after a deal with one of the world's biggest companies

Apr 22nd 2016, 7:20 AM 24,643 Views 34 Comments

The station, aimed at the Irish diaspora, will be accessible worldwide through smart TVs and devices.

# around-the-world - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

50% more people were executed last year than in 2014
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

50% more people were executed last year than in 2014

Apr 6th 2016, 9:49 AM 10,069 Views 42 Comments

Amnesty International has said that 1,634 people were executed in 25 countries last year.

# around-the-world - Monday 4 April, 2016

The Panama Papers have already caused massive political disturbance
# Panama Papers
# Panama Papers

The Panama Papers have already caused massive political disturbance

Apr 4th 2016, 2:24 PM 21,734 Views 66 Comments

The leaked documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca have sent shock waves around the world.

# around-the-world - Saturday 2 January, 2016

The Irish organisation that made gains for the children of priests in 2015
# Coping International
# Coping International

The Irish organisation that made gains for the children of priests in 2015

Jan 2nd 2016, 10:30 PM 16,944 Views 53 Comments

Coping International has received commitments from the Catholic hierarchy around the world over the past year.

# around-the-world - Monday 21 December, 2015

Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world
# Mine's A Schooner
# Mine's A Schooner

Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world

Dec 21st 2015, 5:00 PM 18,970 Views 17 Comments

They’re fond of a cold brew in the US, but spirits dominate in Asia.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Connacht set off on Russian expedition without internationals Henshaw and White
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

Connacht set off on Russian expedition without internationals Henshaw and White

Nov 10th 2015, 1:04 PM 8,685 Views 15 Comments

Pat Lam’s men begin their 12,000km round journey this evening.

# around-the-world - 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 20,501 Views 24 Comments

Pack your bag.

# around-the-world - Monday 31 August, 2015

An Irish group has made the Catholic Church acknowledge Filipino children fathered by priests
# Coping International
# Coping International

An Irish group has made the Catholic Church acknowledge Filipino children fathered by priests

Aug 31st 2015, 6:10 AM 29,905 Views 25 Comments

The group has already reached a similar agreement with the Catholic church in Ireland.

# around-the-world - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From Beijing to the USA and potentially back with the Dubs footballers in 2015
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

From Beijing to the USA and potentially back with the Dubs footballers in 2015

Jun 17th 2015, 12:05 AM 7,467 Views 2 Comments

Paul Mannion may return to Jim Gavin’s squad.

# around-the-world - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Bit of an animal? 25 places to go partying before you die
# YOLO
# YOLO

Bit of an animal? 25 places to go partying before you die

May 3rd 2015, 5:45 PM 25,955 Views 36 Comments

How many of these can you tick off your list?

# around-the-world - Friday 3 April, 2015

Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today
# Good Dryday
# Good Dryday

Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today

Apr 3rd 2015, 6:45 AM 24,621 Views 37 Comments

While these countries take measures on Good Friday – they’re not quite as restrictive as here.

# around-the-world - Sunday 29 March, 2015

How many of the 10 most popular travel destinations have you been to?
# Around The World
# Around The World

How many of the 10 most popular travel destinations have you been to?

Mar 29th 2015, 4:00 PM 56,980 Views 78 Comments

Make a list.

# around-the-world - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend's wedding
# Miles And Miles
From The Daily Edge
# Miles And Miles

Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend's wedding

Mar 28th 2015, 3:08 PM 6,634 Views 2 Comments

They’re doing it all for charity, because they’re great sports.

# around-the-world - Monday 9 March, 2015

Solar-powered plane takes off on historic flight around the world
# Solar Impulse
# Solar Impulse

Solar-powered plane takes off on historic flight around the world

Mar 9th 2015, 10:07 AM 9,329 Views 19 Comments

The Solar Impulse 2 is expected to take 25 days to fly the mammoth journey.

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