Europe

USIT’s Essential Packing List

Posted 13 days ago in Asia

Everything You Need To Know Is Right Here

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Interrailing Cheat Sheet 2018

9 min readFor decades now, spending a chunk of your summer travelling throughout Europe has been the path taken by many. Why? Well, because it’s a bloody unreal experience and a rite of passage for all travel addicts! Plus, it’s probably the cheapest way of seeing everything Europe has to offer. So, you’ve decided that … Continue reading Interrailing Cheat Sheet 2018

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Flying High For 17 Hours

2 min readEver 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 … Continue reading Flying High For 17 Hours

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Six Emerging Trends Set To Dominate Irish 2018 Travel Plans

Posted 4 months 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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REVEALED: The 12 Hottest Destinations For Irish Travellers in 2018

Posted 5 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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10 Natural Wonders Around The Globe That Are Criminally Underappreciated

Posted 6 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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10 Wonderfully Weird Ways To Travel, Around The World

Posted 8 months ago in Asia

6 min readAutonomous flying vehicles carrying commuter’s around a major metropolis? The days of this being a reality solely reserved for the cast of Futurama are seemingly numbered and Dubai is leading the revolution. Dubai has declared their first ‘Volocopter’ test a success in what is a landmark moment for autonomous transport. The Volocopter is an … Continue reading 10 Wonderfully Weird Ways To Travel, Around The World

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6 Quick Getaways to Sneak In This Autumn for Cheap

9 min readSummer, you’re not enjoying it as much as you thought you would. Maybe it’s due to dismal weather, long work hours or over packed places filled with eager and noisy tourists. Wouldn’t you like to just escape all of this for even just a little while, but don’t exactly have the budget or … Continue reading 6 Quick Getaways to Sneak In This Autumn for Cheap

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Cost Of Living Index: 9 Cities That Have Seen A Huge Five-Year Drop In Cost!

Posted a year ago in Asia

4 min readEach year, The Economist launches an in-depth survey which focuses on hundreds of products and thousands of data points to give as accurate a picture of the cost of living globally in the world’s biggest cities. The latest edition has just been published and there have been some huge decreases in the five-year … Continue reading Cost Of Living Index: 9 Cities That Have Seen A Huge Five-Year Drop In Cost!

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What Travelling by Taxi Looks like Around the World

Posted a year ago in Asia

5 min read“Taxi!” You call as you wave a hand in the air hoping to flag down a passing yellow cab or one of the numerous cars marked by a duly denoted “taxi” sign on its roof.

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