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Posted 6 months ago in Asia

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12 Year Old Ballin’ in Bali

Posted 7 months ago in Asia

We’ve all gotten into arguments with our parents, right? BUT have you ever been so angry after that you steal your parents’ credit card to book a 4-day solo trip to Bali?! We didn’t think so! http:// Well one unidentified ballsy Australian 12 year old boy did, and he did it in true Home Alone …

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Employer Spotlight: 118 Positions Available In Sunny Sacramento

With summer looming around the corner and with J1 Season in full swing California jobs are really hard to come by at this stage so if you’re stuck on spending a summer in Cali check out what Sacramento has to offer. This year we’ve got one wonderful employer who wants you! So, which lovely employer …

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Soccer Coaching Opportunities Spread To Canada For This Summer

We have some great news to share this week! Following the hugely successful Coach Soccer USA Programme, we are delighted to announce that, this summer interested Irish applicants aged 18-30 will also be able to apply for coaching positions in Canada! While the Canadians are more accustomed to committing borderline GBH on an ice hockey …

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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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[FRIDAY QUIZ] How Well Do You Know Canada?

Canada, eh? From incredible wilderness to bustling metropolitan cities, Canada has it all. Show us how much you know about this diverse and beautiful country.

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

Posted a year ago in Asia

It’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 on your …

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

Posted a year ago in Asia

The 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’ swollen (we …

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10 Wonderfully Weird Ways To Travel, Around The World

Posted a year ago in Asia

Autonomous 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 18-rotar, two-seat …

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