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#Holidays

# holidays - Friday 9 June, 2017

New EU roaming allowances: Here's what phone companies will be charging from next week

The new rules will be a huge improvement for customers – but don’t be fooled by the ‘roam like at home’ slogan.

# holidays - Friday 26 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge 16 memories anyone who went on a package holiday as a child will have Fake Pokemon Cards

16 memories anyone who went on a package holiday as a child will have

The silent competition between the Irish kids and the English kids.

# holidays - Saturday 8 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge 18 things that are only acceptable at the airport Chips For Breakfast

18 things that are only acceptable at the airport

It’s a parallel universe.

# holidays - Friday 7 April, 2017

Poll: Do you intend taking your holidays abroad this year? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you intend taking your holidays abroad this year?

Your daily bite-sized ballot break.

# holidays - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Ever wanted to stay in a lighthouse? Now you can

Five new lighthouse properties are available for people to rent as short-term accommodation.

# holidays - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

WIN: A weekend surf adventure for two - and a brand-new MINI Countryman for the drive

We’re giving you a free trip, surf lessons – and the lend of a new MINI Countryman to get there and back.

# holidays - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Serving in Lebanon for Christmas: 'I have Love Actually and Home Alone ready to go'

Lieutenant Thomas Quigley will be serving with the Defence Forces over Christmas.

# holidays - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

TDs could be getting their Christmas holidays early this year

There could be a row brewing over the Dáil Christmas holidays if Martin decides not to back the new schedule.

# holidays - Friday 14 October, 2016

The average Irish family spends between €1,000 - €2000 a year on holidays

A survey found Spain and Portugal to be the most popular destinations for families.

# holidays - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Good news for tourism businesses - their 9% VAT rate is safe

The rate came under scrutiny earlier this year but businesses say it has been instrumental to the sector’s recovery.

# holidays - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Hotel rooms more expensive across the country as wedding market bounces back “in a strong way”

The Crowe Horwath Annual Ireland Hotel Survey for 2015 shows that the average room rate for hotels across Ireland now stands at €92.15.

# holidays - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Poll: Do you think school holidays should be shorter? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think school holidays should be shorter?

The back to school countdown is on.

# holidays - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 indisputable reasons why holidays in Ireland are the height of luxury Summer Holiday

# holidays - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Center Parcs gets green light for €233m holiday park in Longford

An Bord Pleanála decided to uphold planning permission granted by Longford County Council.

# holidays - Monday 25 July, 2016

Hot springs, whale watching and winter sun - just some of the great things to see in Iceland

From the Blue Lagoon right up to the Haukadalur valley.

# holidays - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Irish citizens in Turkey told to 'exercise high degree of caution' after coup attempt

The Department of Foreign Affairs said there has been serious disruption to public transport and air travel.

# holidays - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 17 photos that define every Leaving Cert holiday Summer Holidays

17 photos that define every Leaving Cert holiday

What happens on holiday, stays on holiday.

# holidays - Sunday 26 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 things every Irish person has said on their holidays Laethanta Saoire

# holidays - Monday 20 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 6 compelling arguments for queuing for Ryanair flights Other Q

# holidays - Saturday 11 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 13 truths all Irish people on holidays need the world to understand Irish Abroad

# holidays - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 9 books you should definitely take on your summer holidays Summer Reading List

9 books you should definitely take on your summer holidays

Heading on a pre-holiday Easons smash and grab? Here’s what to pick up.

# holidays - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Repairs to Leinster House 'shouldn't result in early holidays for TDs'

Sinn Féin said the Mansion House’s Round Room could be used if repair works closes the Dáil chamber.

# holidays - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

'It’s too early and it’s too long': TDs set to take three months' holidays

The longer-than-usual break would be to allow for renovation work to be carried out in Leinster House.

# holidays - Sunday 22 May, 2016

11 memories of holidays at Trabolgan that you'll relate to hard

The Disneyland of the south-west!

# holidays - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Travel to Italy and Spain skyrocketed last year

Irish people spent €6 billion on 53.5 million nights out of the country last year.

# holidays - Sunday 24 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 things anyone who went on holidays to Courtown will understand Pirates Cove

# holidays - Thursday 14 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge 20 ways to spot an Irish person on their holidays On Me Holibobs

20 ways to spot an Irish person on their holidays

They’ll be complaining about the milk. Always.

# holidays - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

TDs vote to give themselves another 8 days off

158 TDs are back in Leinster House today to vote for a new Taoiseach.

# holidays - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 things that cause Irish people distress when they're abroad Irish Abroad

# holidays - Monday 21 March, 2016

8 fun things to do with the family over the Easter holidays

You told us some of your plans for the Easter weekend.

# holidays - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Irish tourism had a big Christmas and New Year

And we went away more.

# holidays - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Poll: Do you put on weight when you go on holidays? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you put on weight when you go on holidays?

Let’s be honest now.

Your holidays can make you put on weight

Because you eat and drink more. Obviously.

# holidays - Sunday 31 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 tweets that will cut to the core of anyone flying Ryanair No Clapping Please

# holidays - Friday 8 January, 2016

These tiny houses could be future of weekend getaways

They’re small, but perfectly formed.

# holidays - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Need a little pick-me-up today? Step right this way

We can do this.

# holidays - Monday 4 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This little girl tried to get another week off school with an adorable fake note Absolute Chancer

# holidays - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Two arrested in Belgium over New Year terror plot

Military-type training uniforms, propaganda materials from the Islamic State group and computer material were seized by police during searches.

# holidays - Sunday 20 December, 2015

China is naming and shaming tourists who behave badly

The government has grown concerned about the negative impact on China’s image stemming from numerous incidents of bad behavior by Chinese tourists.

# holidays - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Irish hosts are making very nice pocket money from Airbnb

330,000 guests have used Airbnb to visit Ireland in the past year.