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# Holidays

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Good news for tourism businesses - their 9% VAT rate is safe
Hotel rooms more expensive across the country as wedding market bounces back “in a strong way”
Poll: Do you think school holidays should be shorter?
13 indisputable reasons why holidays in Ireland are the height of luxury
Center Parcs gets green light for €233m holiday park in Longford
Hot springs, whale watching and winter sun - just some of the great things to see in Iceland
Irish citizens in Turkey told to 'exercise high degree of caution' after coup attempt
17 photos that define every Leaving Cert holiday
11 things every Irish person has said on their holidays
6 compelling arguments for queuing for Ryanair flights
13 truths all Irish people on holidays need the world to understand
9 books you should definitely take on your summer holidays
Repairs to Leinster House 'shouldn't result in early holidays for TDs'
'It’s too early and it’s too long': TDs set to take three months' holidays
11 memories of holidays at Trabolgan that you'll relate to hard
Travel to Italy and Spain skyrocketed last year
11 things anyone who went on holidays to Courtown will understand
20 ways to spot an Irish person on their holidays
TDs vote to give themselves another 8 days off
11 things that cause Irish people distress when they're abroad
8 fun things to do with the family over the Easter holidays
Irish tourism had a big Christmas and New Year
Poll: Do you put on weight when you go on holidays?
Your holidays can make you put on weight
15 tweets that will cut to the core of anyone flying Ryanair
These tiny houses could be future of weekend getaways
Need a little pick-me-up today? Step right this way
This little girl tried to get another week off school with an adorable fake note
Two arrested in Belgium over New Year terror plot
China is naming and shaming tourists who behave badly
Irish hosts are making very nice pocket money from Airbnb
David Pocock spent his holidays training with anti-poaching scouts in Zimbabwe
Need a holiday? Here are the top 10 budget destinations for 2016
Polish man sacked by Tesco after making more than 25 complaints awarded €11,000
13 amazing Airbnbs you can stay in right here in Ireland
13 completely amazing Airbnbs you can stay in right here in Ireland
Holidays over for another year? Here are 10 pluses to returning home that will cheer you up
Claire Micks
Hotel prices on the rise: How much is it to stay in some of the most popular Irish destinations?
Alan Kelly is under big pressure to come back from his 'holidays'
If you cause trouble in Magaluf or Ibiza, you might get nicked by British police