Travel Inspiration

J1 Photo Competition 2017: Submit Your Best Pics For Chance To Win €150 Travel Voucher!

1 min readA picture paints a thousand w̶o̶r̶d̶s̶ summers… The J1 Photo Competition is back! This year we want to find that one picture that perfectly describes what it feels like to stand upon the top of the Grand Canyon, see the New York skyline sparkle at sunset or capture those wild West Coast waves. Everyone is … Continue reading J1 Photo Competition 2017: Submit Your Best Pics For Chance To Win €150 Travel Voucher!

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GRAD VISA STORIES: “I can’t stress just how much this year has changed me and opened my eyes”

Posted a day ago in Career

5 min readHuge thanks again to @raqu3ll3 for sharing her New York experience with us so far. If you missed Part One you can catch it here. You can also follow her own blog, Tales of a Fairy here.

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Welcome, To The Real World! Best Work & Travel Options For 2017 Graduates

7 min readBring forth the silly hats! It’s time to bask in your own glory, soak up the plaudits and embrace the opportunities as graduation season in Ireland is soon to begin.

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Grad Visa Stories: “I didn’t want to live in an Irish community, I didn’t come here to have Ireland at my doorstep”

Posted 9 days ago in Career

8 min readHuge thanks to Graduate Visa participant @raqu3ll3 for sharing her New York experience with us so far! Don’t forget to follow her on Instagram and check out her own blog Tales Of A Fairy. When you’re in college you have a goal and a purpose, you’re safe in a bubble where your daily routine … Continue reading Grad Visa Stories: “I didn’t want to live in an Irish community, I didn’t come here to have Ireland at my doorstep”

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#JustUSIT: Getting Around Kenya On A Safari Adventure!

7 min readLike most 20-something travel addicts, my hit list tends to be shaped by the latest jaw-dropping vlog on YouTube. Mr.Ben Brown is one of the very best and when his adventures took him to Kenya, my fate was sealed. This was happening! A country full of character, stunning beauty and lots of incredible wildlife … Continue reading #JustUSIT: Getting Around Kenya On A Safari Adventure!

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6 Reasons Why Millenials Are Using Travel Agents in Record Numbers in 2017

6 min read“A travel agent? Pfft, you don’t need one anymore. Just go online and do it yourself”. DISCLAIMER: By virtue of strong feelings of dislike towards the term ‘Millenials’, they will henceforth be referred to as ‘The Lads’ for the rest of this feature. It was a pretty bold prediction and one widely shared … Continue reading 6 Reasons Why Millenials Are Using Travel Agents in Record Numbers in 2017

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Camp USA: How Marie Found The Perfect Summer At Camp Pencliffe, Maine

4 min readSpending an entire summer getting paid to have fun, surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the world is a little difficult to do justice in words. Your sense of adventure has kicked in, you’ve trusted your instinct and decided to #JustUSIT. Now comes the payoff… For 2017 Summer Camp Counsellor, @MarieSalova her sense … Continue reading Camp USA: How Marie Found The Perfect Summer At Camp Pencliffe, Maine

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A Year in Dallas: 5 Reasons It’s A Great Place For Irish Graduates

6 min readWe’re not gonna sugarcoat it, getting yourself a high flying job in Manhattan isn’t without it’s challenges. It takes nerve, there is the possibility of failure but those who dream of the NYC life, be bold and go for it…just don’t do it without a contingency plan nestled under your wing.

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8 Reasons Why Abu Dhabi The Best Stop On The Way To Oz

7 min readFlying through Abu Dhabi? There may have been a time when Irish travellers opinion of stopping over in the UAE capital wouldn’t fill you with any more excitement than the opportunity to stretch your legs and to bask in the glory of a toilet with head-room (6ft3, the struggle is real) before catching your connection. … Continue reading 8 Reasons Why Abu Dhabi The Best Stop On The Way To Oz

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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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