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# travel - Sunday 31 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 31st 2019, 10:30 AM 33,848 Views 6 Comments

Entries are still being accepted.

# travel - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Dear Fifi: How do I cope with homesickness?
# Dear Fifi
From The Daily Edge
# Dear Fifi

Dear Fifi: How do I cope with homesickness?

Jan 29th 2019, 6:35 PM 5,113 Views 1 Comment

Foofers in Vietnam!

# travel - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Leas Ceann Comhairle makes 'no apologies' for assisting constituents to get passports
# Fast-tracking
# Fast-tracking

Leas Ceann Comhairle makes 'no apologies' for assisting constituents to get passports

Jan 8th 2019, 6:21 PM 23,050 Views 47 Comments

Simon Coveney recently criticised TDs who use their offices for getting passports for constituents.

# travel - Monday 7 January, 2019

Kerry region named as one of Rough Guides' best places in the world to visit in 2019
# Peak Performance
# Peak Performance

Kerry region named as one of Rough Guides' best places in the world to visit in 2019

Jan 7th 2019, 8:37 PM 31,955 Views 44 Comments

The area is one of six which ‘excite’ the guide’s authors this year.

# travel - Friday 28 December, 2018

This is what it was like spending Christmas alone in a beachside hut in Cambodia
# Christmas For One
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas For One

This is what it was like spending Christmas alone in a beachside hut in Cambodia

Dec 28th 2018, 8:00 AM 4,263 Views 2 Comments

There’s not a huge amount of tinsel, let’s just put it that way.

# travel - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Two arrested over 'criminal use of drones' as disruption continues at Gatwick
# Travel Chaos
# Travel Chaos

Two arrested over 'criminal use of drones' as disruption continues at Gatwick

Dec 22nd 2018, 7:28 AM 39,163 Views 26 Comments

Flights resumed at Gatwick yesterday, but knock-on delays are still affecting passengers this weekend.

# travel - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Ireland in a Snapshot: The dreamlike landscape of the northern coastline
# Opinion
# Opinion

Ireland in a Snapshot: The dreamlike landscape of the northern coastline

Nov 17th 2018, 7:30 PM 22,494 Views 11 Comments

The northern coastline of Antrim is beyond beautiful and everything in between is worth investigating, writes Donal Moloney.

# travel - Monday 12 November, 2018

British tourist dies after contracting rabies from cat bite in Morocco
# Warning
# Warning

British tourist dies after contracting rabies from cat bite in Morocco

Nov 12th 2018, 11:55 AM 24,974 Views 12 Comments

People travelling to rabies-affected countries are being reminded to avoid contact with animals.

# travel - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

No excuses for Schmidt's Ireland as they aim to move up a gear for Pumas
# Jet Lag
From The42
# Jet Lag

No excuses for Schmidt's Ireland as they aim to move up a gear for Pumas

Nov 6th 2018, 6:30 AM 10,071 Views 16 Comments

26 of the Irish players only got back from Chicago yesterday morning.

# travel - Monday 5 November, 2018

Ryanair website and app will be down from 5pm on Wednesday
# Grounded
# Grounded

Ryanair website and app will be down from 5pm on Wednesday

Nov 5th 2018, 5:52 PM 19,502 Views 12 Comments

You won’t be able to check in online or make new bookings for a 12-hour period from 5pm this Wednesday.

# travel - Thursday 1 November, 2018

New Ryanair policy ending free 10kg baggage allowance for non-priority passengers begins today
# Handbags
# Handbags

New Ryanair policy ending free 10kg baggage allowance for non-priority passengers begins today

Nov 1st 2018, 6:01 AM 49,133 Views 75 Comments

The airline says the move is being introduced to cut delays.

# travel - Saturday 27 October, 2018

New roof at Dublin's Pearse Station and other works to cause disruption to Irish Rail users this weekend
# Rail Disruption
# Rail Disruption

New roof at Dublin's Pearse Station and other works to cause disruption to Irish Rail users this weekend

Oct 27th 2018, 7:15 AM 15,687 Views 3 Comments

A number of service alterations are in place due to line works around the country this weekend.

# travel - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Lost documents and damaged marriage certs: The things that get people angry at the Passport Office
# Complaints
# Complaints

Lost documents and damaged marriage certs: The things that get people angry at the Passport Office

Oct 21st 2018, 10:00 PM 33,160 Views 37 Comments

In the first six months of this year, the office received more than 500,000 applications.

# travel - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

'Unjustified invasion of privacy': New Zealand customs given power to demand access to your device
# Hand It Over
# Hand It Over

'Unjustified invasion of privacy': New Zealand customs given power to demand access to your device

Oct 3rd 2018, 10:00 PM 28,419 Views 44 Comments

Border guards now have the power to demand your passwords and pins to open your smartphone.

# travel - Saturday 29 September, 2018

No-deal Brexit could mean weeks of quarantine for Irish pets travelling with owners to UK
# Pet Passports
# Pet Passports

No-deal Brexit could mean weeks of quarantine for Irish pets travelling with owners to UK

Sep 29th 2018, 9:00 AM 10,374 Views 30 Comments

This could even impact travel to and from Northern Ireland with pets in the event of a hard-border.

# travel - Thursday 20 September, 2018

The Luas Green Line won't return to full service until tomorrow
# Storm Damage
# Storm Damage

The Luas Green Line won't return to full service until tomorrow

Updated Sep 20th 2018, 1:42 PM 24,251 Views 20 Comments

“Extensive” damage was done to Luas overhead lines during Storm Ali.

# travel - Friday 31 August, 2018

Heading to Electric Picnic? Here's everything you need to know
# Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic

Heading to Electric Picnic? Here's everything you need to know

Aug 31st 2018, 6:10 AM 17,402 Views 15 Comments

More than 50,000 people are set to descend upon Stradbally in Laois for the biggest event of the Irish festival calendar.

# travel - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Irish stew named as one of top 50 culinary experiences in the world
# Stew Can't Be Serious
# Stew Can't Be Serious

Irish stew named as one of top 50 culinary experiences in the world

Aug 15th 2018, 8:44 AM 26,315 Views 31 Comments

It might have a love/hate reputation among Irish people, but the dish has proven a hit internationally.

Airbnb accused of turning villages into 'holiday resorts' as it reveals 640,000 Irish summer visitors
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Airbnb accused of turning villages into 'holiday resorts' as it reveals 640,000 Irish summer visitors

Aug 15th 2018, 6:10 AM 31,749 Views 52 Comments

The company claims that Airbnb visitors will contribute €57 million to the Irish economy this summer.

# travel - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Fancy sleeping underwater with a robot butler? Here's the future of staying in a hotel
# Future Focus
# Future Focus

Fancy sleeping underwater with a robot butler? Here's the future of staying in a hotel

Aug 12th 2018, 8:15 PM 14,854 Views 9 Comments

Or just in your own private pod.

# travel - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Lithuania's capital is billing itself as 'The G-Spot of Europe' and Catholics are not one bit happy
# Coming Soon
# Coming Soon

Lithuania's capital is billing itself as 'The G-Spot of Europe' and Catholics are not one bit happy

Aug 8th 2018, 8:07 PM 42,392 Views 77 Comments

The Pope is visiting the city next month.

# travel - Thursday 21 June, 2018

A missed wedding and missed phone calls: Passport Office apologises for delays
# Holiday Plans
# Holiday Plans

A missed wedding and missed phone calls: Passport Office apologises for delays

Jun 21st 2018, 10:23 AM 57,125 Views 84 Comments

It is “a matter of immense frustration” for staff that it’s taking longer than planned to process some applications, the Public Accounts Committee has been told.

# travel - Sunday 10 June, 2018

How can you bag some free InterRail tickets?
# Irish Young People
# Irish Young People

How can you bag some free InterRail tickets?

Jun 10th 2018, 1:00 PM 15,645 Views 8 Comments

The new scheme will provide 140 free InterRail tickets to 18 year olds that can cost up to €700

# travel - Friday 1 June, 2018

'Chaos' at Dublin Airport as PA system becomes 'stuck on evacuation mode'
# Please Evacuate
# Please Evacuate

'Chaos' at Dublin Airport as PA system becomes 'stuck on evacuation mode'

Jun 1st 2018, 7:50 AM 43,871 Views 37 Comments

“Attention please, attention please. We are responding to an alarm activation.”

# travel - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Emirates has put off plans for a third Dublin-Dubai flight due to some 'pain points'
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

Emirates has put off plans for a third Dublin-Dubai flight due to some 'pain points'

May 27th 2018, 1:00 PM 28,678 Views 30 Comments

The Gulf airline put the extra service on ice due to ‘infrastructural issues’.

# travel - 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 18,502 Views 8 Comments

One grand prize winner will receive €8,400.

# travel - Friday 4 May, 2018

'The nurses asked how we planned to keep him cold. This wasn't something we were prepared for'
# 17 Weeks
# 17 Weeks

'The nurses asked how we planned to keep him cold. This wasn't something we were prepared for'

May 4th 2018, 7:00 AM 133,349 Views 184 Comments

Things need to change in Ireland though; I don’t want any other people to have to go through what we did.

# travel - Sunday 29 April, 2018

These nature photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year
# Travel
# Travel

These nature photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

Apr 29th 2018, 12:00 PM 21,962 Views 10 Comments

Photographers are competing for a top prize of $10,000.

# travel - Sunday 15 April, 2018

These stunning far-flung photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year
# Snaps
# Snaps

These stunning far-flung photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

Apr 15th 2018, 6:30 PM 25,923 Views 16 Comments

Entries are still being accepted.

# travel - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Sick air travelers are mostly likely to infect those in the next row, study reveals
# Illness
# Illness

Sick air travelers are mostly likely to infect those in the next row, study reveals

Mar 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 10,926 Views 8 Comments

Researchers also warned that infectious crew members could infect an average of 4.6 passengers per flight.

# travel - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Irish flights cancelled as French air traffic controllers strike over pay
# Disruption
# Disruption

Irish flights cancelled as French air traffic controllers strike over pay

Mar 22nd 2018, 9:28 AM 18,376 Views 19 Comments

Severe weather in the east of the US is also causing disruption for Irish passengers this morning.

# travel - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

7 things that will only make sense if you're a devoted Airbnb user
# Airbnb Devotee
From The Daily Edge
# Airbnb Devotee

7 things that will only make sense if you're a devoted Airbnb user

Mar 21st 2018, 8:53 AM 3,736 Views 0 Comments

Bonus points if they leave beer for you.

# travel - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Irish globetrotters will soon have their choice of Chinese cities to fly to
# Far East
# Far East

Irish globetrotters will soon have their choice of Chinese cities to fly to

Mar 15th 2018, 8:05 AM 18,744 Views 49 Comments

Flights to Hong Kong and Beijing are both starting in June.

# travel - 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 39,348 Views 28 Comments

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

# travel - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Transport update: Luas, bus and train services curtailed due to snow
# Disruption
# Disruption

Transport update: Luas, bus and train services curtailed due to snow

Feb 28th 2018, 7:25 AM 76,095 Views 31 Comments

Flights from Dublin Airport are also affected.

# travel - Monday 12 February, 2018

Cambodia deports tourists accused of 'pornographic' pool party
# Travel
# Travel

Cambodia deports tourists accused of 'pornographic' pool party

Feb 12th 2018, 8:33 AM 42,695 Views 0 Comments

All of the accused denied the charges, saying they were not naked or producing pornography.

# travel - Sunday 4 February, 2018

The UK's travel watchdog is to investigate if airlines are 'pro-actively splitting up groups'
# Tarmac Trevails
# Tarmac Trevails

The UK's travel watchdog is to investigate if airlines are 'pro-actively splitting up groups'

Feb 4th 2018, 7:02 PM 23,521 Views 52 Comments

In a survey of different airlines, groups travelling with Ryanair were more likely to be seated separately if they hadn’t paid for their seats.

# travel - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Dozens of Venezuelans 'stranded in Ireland' as Maduro's government fails to issue new passports
# Fear
# Fear

Dozens of Venezuelans 'stranded in Ireland' as Maduro's government fails to issue new passports

Jan 13th 2018, 12:05 AM 38,728 Views 69 Comments

Thousands of Venezuelans across the world have been waiting on new passports for over a year.

# travel - Monday 1 January, 2018

Irish people warned they are being 'ripped off' by ATMs in foreign countries
# Cash
# Cash

Irish people warned they are being 'ripped off' by ATMs in foreign countries

Jan 1st 2018, 6:00 AM 38,562 Views 34 Comments

People are advised not to withdraw money in their own currency rate as it is more expensive.

# travel - Friday 29 December, 2017

9 stunning destinations from National Geographic's best winter trips
# Travel
# Travel

9 stunning destinations from National Geographic's best winter trips

Dec 29th 2017, 9:31 PM 29,936 Views 1 Comment

There’s both warm and cold weather to choose from.