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

Posted a month ago in Asia

0 min readIt’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 … Continue reading QUIZ: Which City Is This? We Guarantee No One Will Get 20/20 Right!

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Newcastle, NSW: The Laid Back Hidden Gem On Australia’s Gold Coast

4 min readAbsolutely no disrespect to the ‘buzzing’ city of Newcastle in Northeast England but compared to the New South Wales version, Geordie shores have been brutally beaten by the ugly stick…

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James in Kenya – The Brilliant Beaches And Reefs You Won’t Have Heard Of

5 min readWhen you think of Kenya, you’ll immediately think of the Maasi Mara, spending your days tracking the Big Five in the wild. While Kenya is one of the world’s best countries for safari, what you may not know is that it also has some of the very best beaches and snorkelling spots on … Continue reading James in Kenya – The Brilliant Beaches And Reefs You Won’t Have Heard Of

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Joe’s Soccer Summer in the US: “You’ll find yourself saying I love my job!”

10 min readEach summer USIT hires hundreds of Irish football fanatics, looking for a dream summer in the US surrounded by the beautiful game. @joemacruairi267 spent his summer touring through Denver, Wyoming, Idaho and New Mexico before hitting Las Vegas for McGregor/Mayweather. We’re not jealous in the slightest….

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

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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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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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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Man vs. Wild: Real animals you can ‘race’ and where you can do it

5 min readIf you’ve been watching the highly anticipated, Shark Week, from the Discovery Channel, then you were probably disappointed when U.S. Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps raced a Great White Shark and lost. No, maybe you weren’t disappointed by the fact Phelps lost, but the fact that he wasn’t even racing a real shark, it … Continue reading Man vs. Wild: Real animals you can ‘race’ and where you can do it

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When you watch Game of Thrones, you live or die by these travel destinations

5 min readGame of Thrones is finally back and we couldn’t be more excited! I mean did you see this week’s episode where Jon Sno- ahh! *quickly plugs ears.* Just kidding,  you won’t be finding any spoilers here if you haven’t started watching this season or aren’t exactly caught up yet! Just a list of … Continue reading When you watch Game of Thrones, you live or die by these travel destinations

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Why you should add Nepal to your Travel Bucket List

Posted 5 months ago in Asia

2 min readSo you have a travel bucket list, or at least you have one or two destinations in the back of your mind that you’ve always wanted to go to, right? Some of these destinations are probably among the usual, you know, New York City, Rome or maybe Paris. Well, stop thinking about all … Continue reading Why you should add Nepal to your Travel Bucket List

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