USIT Work and Travel Blog

Most People Forget This One Thing When Moving to Australia

If you’ve made the decision to move Down Under then you’re in luck! Australia have recently announced that they have 1000’s of jobs open to Irish holiday-makers, meaning there has never been a better time to move to Oz. You’ll also see plenty of friendly Irish faces over there as the number of people moving …

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

Posted 2 years 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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What Travelling by Taxi Looks like Around the World

Posted 2 years ago in Asia

“Taxi!” You call as you wave a hand in the air hoping to flag down a passing yellow cab or one of the numerous cars marked by a duly denoted “taxi” sign on its roof.

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You’re Going To Miss A Flight Out Of Singapore…And You Won’t Care!

Posted 2 years ago in Asia

An airport is probably as functional as a building can get. When was the last time you were in an airport anywhere in the world that was in any way different to all others? An airport, is an airport, is an airport. Right? Not if you’re flying through Singapore it’s not…

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The ‘Begpacking’ Phenomenon: It’s Not Cool So Don’t Do It

Posted 2 years ago in Asia

Backpacking is the dream, but don’t let those inevitably difficult moments as you explore the world on a shoestring cloud your judgement of how lucky you are to be on this adventure. There is something impossibly appealing about the ‘one-way ticket and let’s see what happens’ philosophy when it comes to travel. We all long …

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This Airline Is Introducing Free In-Flight Netflix and Spotify!

Air passengers rejoice, the days of in-flight boredom are being treated with urgent disdain by this international airline… Australia’s national airline, Qantas have announced plans to roll out FREE Netflix and Spotify to it’s in-flight entertainment armory later this month. The days of frantically saving your playlists offline while simultaneously killing your storage space for travel …

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Passenger Takes The Most Incredible Timelapse Of Northern Lights From 35,000ft During Flight To Iceland

This is going to leave you literally speechless… We were lucky enough to catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights from the ground on our recent trip to Iceland. Don’t go visit without reading our Ultimate Guide to an incredible place. Little did we know that we didn’t have the best seat in the house, …

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