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
1 min readEmployer Spotlight is back, hurrah! Following the huge success of our weekly feature for 2017 J1ers, we’re back again this year featuring some J1 summer jobs that are barely believable in their awesomeness. Fancy three months in paradise working alongside surfers, parasailers and most crucially, on the beach?! Step forward Aqualani Recreation (no, it’s … Continue reading Employer Spotlight: A Dream Three Months In Hawaii On Offer With a Watersports Company
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
7 min readStill thinking about where to spend your J1 Summer? Having ticked off San Francisco, Boston and Chicago, it’s time for Los Angeles to make an appearance! Los Angeles is a place you need to spend time in to really appreciate. Not on the regular J1 beaten path, maybe our perfect day will sway some … Continue reading The Perfect J1 Day In…Los Angeles
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?
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