Asia

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

Posted 8 days ago in Asia

6 min readJust 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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[QUIZ] Ready to FEEL Adventure? Find Out Where Will Suit You Best!

Posted a month ago in Asia

0 min readWant to explore the world but not sure where to start? We’re here to help! Take the quiz and see what adventure you should take.  USIT’s January Sale is in full swing with up to 30% off selected tours, starting from just €409 for 8 days in Costa Rica! Want to chat with … Continue reading [QUIZ] Ready to FEEL Adventure? Find Out Where Will Suit You Best!

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Six Emerging Trends Set To Dominate Irish 2018 Travel Plans

Posted a month ago in Asia

9 min readThe silver bullet to the January blues is, and always has been – travel. The turn of the year does invigorate the masses into forming a plan for what’s  ahead and a huge part of that is where on this big beautiful planet to explore. Every twelve months, we see new niches emerge … Continue reading Six Emerging Trends Set To Dominate Irish 2018 Travel Plans

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James in China: Xian, Shanghai And 8,000 Uniquely Mind-Blowing Terracotta Warriors

Posted 2 months ago in Asia

5 min read“We all really felt as though Xian was what we expected from a Chinese city and initial thoughts were that we were going to enjoy it here…”. After the dense smog, the ludicrous scale of Beijing and the stunning scenery surrounding the Great Wall, it was time for @JamesOD09’s China adventure, hurtling south … Continue reading James in China: Xian, Shanghai And 8,000 Uniquely Mind-Blowing Terracotta Warriors

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Discovering Doha: A Viable City Break Alternative To It’s More Illustrious Neighbours?

Posted 2 months ago in Asia

5 min read10 years ago, Doha and Qatar as a whole would have been one of the more obscure parts of the world if you were Irish. Qatar Airways had yet to become a truly global carrier, the controversial World Cup 2022 announcement had yet to drop and Doha was difficult to place either on … Continue reading Discovering Doha: A Viable City Break Alternative To It’s More Illustrious Neighbours?

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REVEALED: The 12 Hottest Destinations For Irish Travellers in 2018

Posted 2 months ago in Asia

6 min read12. 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 … Continue reading REVEALED: The 12 Hottest Destinations For Irish Travellers in 2018

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James in China: Challenging The Stereotype And Being Blown Away By The Great Wall

Posted 3 months ago in Asia

7 min readAs the most populated country in the world, it’s practically impossible to think you understand or ‘know’ China without visiting it for yourself. For our global wanderer James, it’s was never a country at the top of his list (unlike Iceland, Kenya and the Middle East) but when opportunity knocks to experience somewhere … Continue reading James in China: Challenging The Stereotype And Being Blown Away By The Great Wall

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10 Natural Wonders Around The Globe That Are Criminally Underappreciated

Posted 3 months ago in Asia

1 min readWho’s in charge of the ‘Wonders of the World’ list anyway? We have a real bee in our bonnet that having seven official “Wonders of the World” is a crime against some stunning places deserving of a spot. Frankly, we’re not having it. Between us, we’ve seen hundreds of genuinely astonishing, awe-inspiring places … Continue reading 10 Natural Wonders Around The Globe That Are Criminally Underappreciated

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QUIZ: Which City Is This? We Guarantee No One Will Get 20/20 Right!

Posted 4 months ago in Asia

0 min readIt’s a brave statement, but I’m calling it now. If anyone gets 20/20 in this quiz it will have been because of a fluke, or you’re the most well travelled person in Ireland…but mainly still a fluke! Anything over twelve should be considered a very decent effort. Oh, and just to keep you … Continue reading QUIZ: Which City Is This? We Guarantee No One Will Get 20/20 Right!

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Weird Travel: Three Chinese Women Fly To South Korea For Plastic Surgery, Can’t Get Home Again!

Posted 4 months ago in Asia

1 min readThe award for most ridiculous travel story of the week goes to…these three! The three girls, all in their 20’s decided to head to South Korea together where the costs of plastic and cosmetic surgery are extremely cheap and represents a booming consumer economy. Unfortunately for the pals, they surgery left them ‘slightly’ … Continue reading Weird Travel: Three Chinese Women Fly To South Korea For Plastic Surgery, Can’t Get Home Again!

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