USIT Work and Travel Blog

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

Posted 2 years ago in Asia

Want 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 one of …

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Six Emerging Trends Set To Dominate Irish 2018 Travel Plans

Posted 2 years ago in Asia

The 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 to fundamentally …

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Volunteer: Five Incredible Opportunities You Could Experience in Costa Rica in 2017!

Sustainable Tourism – the concept of visiting a place as a tourist and trying to make only a positive impact on the environment, society and economy. As part of our recent adventure to see why Costa Rica is becoming such a popular adventure destination for European travellers, we were also keen to see how Sustainable Tourism …

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The Art Of Pura Vida – Costa Rica’s Infectious, Joyous Way Of Life

“Pura Vida amigo!”, beams our local bus driver as we’re dropped off into the scorching heat and gleaming beaches of mid-March in Quepos.

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11 Days in Costa Rica! A Brilliant, Breathless Adventure

For as long I can remember visiting Costa Rica has been at the very top of my travel Bucket List. Lush jungles, brilliant beasts, tropical beaches and adrenaline at every turn. It always seemed like a dream destination for a nature lover seeking a thrill. I was about to find out whether I was right… …

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The Top 10 Best Countries To Visit, By The Woman Who’s Visited All 196

Posted 2 years ago in Asia

A while ago, we ran a feature on ultimate traveller, Cassie De Pecol who was on the home straight towards being the first woman to visit every country in the world (and in the quickest time). Well, on 2nd Feb 2017 she completed her Expedition 196 when she visited Yemen, the final country to be …

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