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#Holidays

# holidays - Sunday 26 June, 2016

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

11 things every Irish person has said on their holidays

Jun 26th 2016, 1:00 PM 11,167 Views 1 Comment

Admit it.

# holidays - Monday 20 June, 2016

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

6 compelling arguments for queuing for Ryanair flights

Jun 20th 2016, 1:27 PM 11,715 Views 7 Comments

Let them be.

# holidays - Saturday 11 June, 2016

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

13 truths all Irish people on holidays need the world to understand

Jun 11th 2016, 6:00 PM 15,845 Views 10 Comments

Let us explain.

# holidays - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

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

9 books you should definitely take on your summer holidays

Jun 1st 2016, 11:33 AM 6,743 Views 3 Comments

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'
# Holidail
# Holidail

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

May 26th 2016, 1:24 PM 11,578 Views 43 Comments

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
# Holidays
# Holidays

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

May 25th 2016, 9:13 PM 23,777 Views 85 Comments

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
# Oh We're Going To Trabolgan
From The Daily Edge
# Oh We're Going To Trabolgan

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

May 22nd 2016, 9:30 AM 9,282 Views 2 Comments

The Disneyland of the south-west!

# holidays - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Travel to Italy and Spain skyrocketed last year
# Off Anywhere Nice?
# Off Anywhere Nice?

Travel to Italy and Spain skyrocketed last year

May 5th 2016, 7:26 PM 20,540 Views 33 Comments

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

# holidays - Sunday 24 April, 2016

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

11 things anyone who went on holidays to Courtown will understand

Apr 24th 2016, 8:15 PM 18,431 Views 12 Comments

Those were the days.

# holidays - Thursday 14 April, 2016

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

20 ways to spot an Irish person on their holidays

Apr 14th 2016, 1:01 PM 12,914 Views 2 Comments

They’ll be complaining about the milk. Always.

# holidays - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

TDs vote to give themselves another 8 days off
# Holi-dáil
# Holi-dáil

TDs vote to give themselves another 8 days off

Apr 6th 2016, 3:18 PM 25,320 Views 78 Comments

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

# holidays - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

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

11 things that cause Irish people distress when they're abroad

Mar 22nd 2016, 1:18 PM 15,444 Views 7 Comments

CAN’T COPE.

# holidays - Monday 21 March, 2016

8 fun things to do with the family over the Easter holidays
# Sponsored By Lidl
# Sponsored By Lidl

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

Mar 21st 2016, 5:34 PM 15,178 Views 2 Comments

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
# Tourism
# Tourism

Irish tourism had a big Christmas and New Year

Feb 25th 2016, 2:28 PM 7,337 Views 16 Comments

And we went away more.

# holidays - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Poll: Do you put on weight when you go on holidays?
# Your Say
# Your Say

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

Feb 7th 2016, 12:05 PM 18,169 Views 35 Comments

Let’s be honest now.

Your holidays can make you put on weight
# Holiday Weight
# Holiday Weight

Your holidays can make you put on weight

Feb 7th 2016, 9:15 AM 13,907 Views 22 Comments

Because you eat and drink more. Obviously.

# holidays - Sunday 31 January, 2016

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

15 tweets that will cut to the core of anyone flying Ryanair

Jan 31st 2016, 1:00 PM 13,616 Views 6 Comments

WHY ARE YOU QUEUING?

# holidays - Friday 8 January, 2016

These tiny houses could be future of weekend getaways
# Holidays
# Holidays

These tiny houses could be future of weekend getaways

Jan 8th 2016, 6:06 AM 22,536 Views 20 Comments

They’re small, but perfectly formed.

# holidays - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Need a little pick-me-up today? Step right this way
# Sponsored By Aer Lingus
# Sponsored By Aer Lingus

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

Jan 5th 2016, 11:28 AM 39,104 Views 13 Comments

We can do this.

# holidays - Monday 4 January, 2016

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

This little girl tried to get another week off school with an adorable fake note

Jan 4th 2016, 9:20 AM 5,894 Views 0 Comments

It is January, after all.

# holidays - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Two arrested in Belgium over New Year terror plot
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Two arrested in Belgium over New Year terror plot

Dec 29th 2015, 8:09 AM 12,979 Views 12 Comments

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
# Making A List
# Making A List

China is naming and shaming tourists who behave badly

Dec 20th 2015, 7:00 AM 13,024 Views 24 Comments

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
# Stay In My Gaff
# Stay In My Gaff

Irish hosts are making very nice pocket money from Airbnb

Dec 10th 2015, 11:30 AM 21,612 Views 22 Comments

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

# holidays - Thursday 3 December, 2015

David Pocock spent his holidays training with anti-poaching scouts in Zimbabwe
# POACHER TURNED GAMEKEEPER
From The42
# POACHER TURNED GAMEKEEPER

David Pocock spent his holidays training with anti-poaching scouts in Zimbabwe

Dec 3rd 2015, 10:41 AM 19,253 Views 12 Comments

And it’s doing him no harm at all judging by his pictures.

# holidays - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Need a holiday? Here are the top 10 budget destinations for 2016
# Travel
# Travel

Need a holiday? Here are the top 10 budget destinations for 2016

Nov 8th 2015, 6:00 PM 43,493 Views 44 Comments

Estonia comes up top.

# holidays - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Polish man sacked by Tesco after making more than 25 complaints awarded €11,000
# Employment Appeals
# Employment Appeals

Polish man sacked by Tesco after making more than 25 complaints awarded €11,000

Oct 17th 2015, 7:00 AM 42,922 Views 43 Comments

Krzysztof Florek worked for the company for five years before being dismissed in 2013.

# holidays - Sunday 13 September, 2015

13 amazing Airbnbs you can stay in right here in Ireland
# Holiday Home
# Holiday Home

13 amazing Airbnbs you can stay in right here in Ireland

Sep 13th 2015, 4:03 PM 54,185 Views 16 Comments

Right on your doorstep!

13 completely amazing Airbnbs you can stay in right here in Ireland
# Holiday Home
From The Daily Edge
# Holiday Home

13 completely amazing Airbnbs you can stay in right here in Ireland

Sep 13th 2015, 1:00 PM 27,715 Views 4 Comments

Right on your doorstep!

# holidays - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Holidays over for another year? Here are 10 pluses to returning home that will cheer you up
# Opinion
# Opinion

Holidays over for another year? Here are 10 pluses to returning home that will cheer you up

Sep 6th 2015, 10:30 AM 43 Views 23 Comments

Home Sweet Home carries many fringe benefits, particularly if you have kids, writes Claire Micks.

# holidays - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Hotel prices on the rise: How much is it to stay in some of the most popular Irish destinations?
# Holidays
# Holidays

Hotel prices on the rise: How much is it to stay in some of the most popular Irish destinations?

Sep 2nd 2015, 8:16 PM 25,939 Views 22 Comments

The average room rate across the country is €116 a night.

# holidays - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Alan Kelly is under big pressure to come back from his 'holidays'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Alan Kelly is under big pressure to come back from his 'holidays'

Aug 12th 2015, 4:45 PM 29,761 Views 164 Comments

The Environment Minister is “not around” but continues to be contactable “at all times”, the department said.

# holidays - Friday 7 August, 2015

If you cause trouble in Magaluf or Ibiza, you might get nicked by British police
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

If you cause trouble in Magaluf or Ibiza, you might get nicked by British police

Aug 7th 2015, 5:27 PM 21,483 Views 27 Comments

British bobbies are about to start patrolling the Spanish resorts.

# holidays - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Stay put - we've found 6 of the best places to 'staycation' in Ireland
# Sponsored
# Sponsored

Stay put - we've found 6 of the best places to 'staycation' in Ireland

Aug 6th 2015, 7:30 PM 16,578 Views 23 Comments

You don’t have to go far at all to have a great holiday.

# holidays - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

What's it like to cycle the world's most dangerous route? This Irish couple found out
# Column
# Column

What's it like to cycle the world's most dangerous route? This Irish couple found out

Aug 5th 2015, 5:22 PM 409 Views 44 Comments

Bolivia’s so-called Death Road has a 1,500-foot drop and claims up to 200 lives a year.

# holidays - Sunday 19 July, 2015

How Well Do You Remember July 19th on Father Ted?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

How Well Do You Remember July 19th on Father Ted?

Jul 19th 2015, 10:59 AM 11,572 Views 4 Comments

Marathon became Snickers and the lads were off on their holidays.

# holidays - Monday 13 July, 2015

Rain got you feeling tempted to go on holidays? Here are 6 tips for booking a last-minute trip
# Leaving On A Jet Plane
From The Daily Edge
# Leaving On A Jet Plane

Rain got you feeling tempted to go on holidays? Here are 6 tips for booking a last-minute trip

Jul 13th 2015, 11:05 AM 4,571 Views 1 Comment

“We’re all going on a summer holiday…”

# holidays - Saturday 11 July, 2015

The Huffington Post's staff never have to check the emails they get while on holiday
# Switching Off
# Switching Off

The Huffington Post's staff never have to check the emails they get while on holiday

Jul 11th 2015, 9:00 PM 25,050 Views 26 Comments

We’d like a bit of this. Our post-holiday inbox scares us.

# holidays - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

No fall off in holiday bookings to Greece but tourists told to bring lots of cash
# Travel Advice
# Travel Advice

No fall off in holiday bookings to Greece but tourists told to bring lots of cash

Jul 7th 2015, 6:05 AM 14,430 Views 19 Comments

Tour operators say it’s business as usual and there are no special deals to be had.

# holidays - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Here's why everyone's talking about the Sindo, Niamh Horan and yummy mummies today
# What Recession?
From The Daily Edge
# What Recession?

Here's why everyone's talking about the Sindo, Niamh Horan and yummy mummies today

Jul 5th 2015, 3:30 PM 14,922 Views 5 Comments

If there’s one thing in life worse than being talked about…

# holidays - Saturday 4 July, 2015

15 things that will always happen on an Irish country holiday
# Holibobs
From The Daily Edge
# Holibobs

15 things that will always happen on an Irish country holiday

Jul 4th 2015, 2:30 PM 7,283 Views 1 Comment

Ah, the short, cold, Irish summer.