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Posted 7 months ago in Asia

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Flying High For 17 Hours

Ever been on a 17 hour non-stop flight? Neither have we. In fact no one had been until Qantas Airways launched the very first 17 hour non-stop flight between Australia and the UK. With 200 passengers on board, flight QF9 took off on Saturday, March 24th, from Perth at 7pm (local time) and landed in London early …

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Aitutaki Lagoon – Uncovering The Most Beautiful Place You’ve Never Heard Of

Just when you think you’ve mapped out everywhere you need to visit before you kick the bucket. Our newest addition is one we can’t stop staring at…

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OZCAST: Our #OzAmbassador James Fox on his Travel Addiction, Exploring South America, Two Years in Canada and The Move Down Under

Hundreds applied to become our #OzAmbassador for 2018, for which we’re so grateful. Unfortunately, there could only be one and @dunta90 went to Dublin’s Aussie bar the Woolshed to meet him. Listen below to @jamesdeanfox on his adventures so far and his next one next May… James will be celebrating Australia Day with us this …

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This Couple Did An Entire Lap Of The Australian Coast – Nearly 30,000km!

We do love trotting out the stat that there are 10,658 beaches in Australia. What we didn’t think, was that anyone would have the stones to try to set eyes on ALL of them. Enter Brett and Brooke…

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[QUIZ] How Well Do You Know Australia?

Beaches, wildlife and amazing cities, Australia has it all! Take the quiz and you might be surprised with some of the fun fact about the wild and wonderful place.  For information on all things Australia visit  or call us at 01 602 1906 and speak to one of our travel experts. 

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REVEALED: The 12 Hottest Destinations For Irish Travellers in 2018

Posted a year ago in Asia

12. Kadavu, Fiji Did you know Fiji is close to having an island for every day of the year? There are 332 chunks of impossible beauty, although only 106 of them have permanent residents. Fiji’s capital, Suva is only a 4-hour flight from Sydney and for the thousands of Irish living on Australia’s East Coast, …

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