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#Holidays

# holidays - Monday 28 April, 2014

7 times in your life when you shouldn't care what anyone thinks of you
# I Don't Care
From The Daily Edge
# I Don't Care

7 times in your life when you shouldn't care what anyone thinks of you

Apr 28th 2014, 9:30 PM 46,487 Views 30 Comments

Because sometimes you just shouldn’t give a hoot.

# holidays - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Open Thread: What is your dream holiday destination?
# We're All Going...
# We're All Going...

Open Thread: What is your dream holiday destination?

Apr 27th 2014, 10:30 AM 13,495 Views 79 Comments

You’re already in the American dream.

# holidays - Thursday 24 April, 2014

We're all going on a summer holiday...
# Hitting The Beach
# Hitting The Beach

We're all going on a summer holiday...

Apr 24th 2014, 10:07 AM 15,546 Views 42 Comments

Insurance expert says improving economy will encourage to Irish people flock abroad this year.

# holidays - Friday 11 April, 2014

Poll: Will you be holidaying in Ireland this year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you be holidaying in Ireland this year?

Apr 11th 2014, 8:58 AM 15,745 Views 94 Comments

Tourists love us, and want to keep coming back – but will you be staying here for your 2014 holidays?

# holidays - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Campaign launched to lure Game of Thrones fans to Northern Ireland
# Real World Westeros
From The Daily Edge
# Real World Westeros

Campaign launched to lure Game of Thrones fans to Northern Ireland

Apr 2nd 2014, 2:30 PM 4,092 Views 0 Comments

Tourists are coming.

# holidays - Monday 17 March, 2014

9 things every tourist coming to Ireland should know
# Look Of The Irish
From The Daily Edge
# Look Of The Irish

9 things every tourist coming to Ireland should know

Mar 17th 2014, 9:30 AM 84,994 Views 33 Comments

We’re here to help.

# holidays - Monday 3 March, 2014

7 reasons Toronto is the next big city you should visit
# Sponsored By Aer Lingus
# Sponsored By Aer Lingus

7 reasons Toronto is the next big city you should visit

Mar 3rd 2014, 3:07 PM 28,220 Views 39 Comments

They have much more than just maple syrup in Canada, you know.

# holidays - Monday 3 February, 2014

You could soon be checking into hotels with just a QR code
# Check It Out
# Check It Out

You could soon be checking into hotels with just a QR code

Feb 3rd 2014, 1:23 PM 12,446 Views 19 Comments

The Jurys Inn Hotel Group is to pilot a new system where customers collect their keys from a mobile kiosk.

# holidays - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Here's why your holiday to Croatia will be better than everyone else's
# Sponsored By Aer Lingus
# Sponsored By Aer Lingus

Here's why your holiday to Croatia will be better than everyone else's

Jan 28th 2014, 4:54 PM 29,761 Views 21 Comments

Do you know what the Istrian Riviera has to offer?

# holidays - Sunday 19 January, 2014

The 8 stages everyone goes through when booking a holiday
# A Place In The Sun
From The Daily Edge
# A Place In The Sun

The 8 stages everyone goes through when booking a holiday

Jan 19th 2014, 1:00 PM 38,496 Views 46 Comments

It’s a rollercoaster of emotions. Or maybe a log flume. Damn, now we want to go to Disneyland.

# holidays - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Samaritans received more than 10,000 calls over Christmas
# Help
# Help

Samaritans received more than 10,000 calls over Christmas

Jan 12th 2014, 7:45 AM 5,235 Views 13 Comments

Monday 30 December was the busiest day, while volunteers took 520 calls on Christmas Day.

# holidays - Friday 27 December, 2013

People on Christmas holidays are really confused about what day it is
# Whatday
From The Daily Edge
# Whatday

People on Christmas holidays are really confused about what day it is

Dec 27th 2013, 8:00 PM 4,248 Views 2 Comments

Why do they all just mush into one?

6 web distractions to pass the time if you're stuck in work
# Werk It
From The Daily Edge
# Werk It

6 web distractions to pass the time if you're stuck in work

Dec 27th 2013, 3:14 PM 6,240 Views 1 Comment

We feel for you, we really do.

# holidays - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

The 13 emotions of a Christmas Eve shopping panic
# Panic
From The Daily Edge
# Panic

The 13 emotions of a Christmas Eve shopping panic

Dec 24th 2013, 1:00 PM 11,483 Views 19 Comments

It’s Christmas tomorrow and you have NOTHING.

# holidays - Sunday 22 December, 2013

The stages you go through when you're off work for Christmas From The Daily Edge

The stages you go through when you're off work for Christmas

Dec 22nd 2013, 3:00 PM 6,134 Views 6 Comments

It’s an emotional rollercoaster, it really is. What stage are you at?

The essential 'Christmas at home' survival guide
# Peace On Earth
From The Daily Edge
# Peace On Earth

The essential 'Christmas at home' survival guide

Dec 22nd 2013, 11:00 AM 7,893 Views 2 Comments

All this time with your family can be tricky, here are a few tips to make it easier.

# holidays - Friday 20 December, 2013

9 signs your office is so ready for the Christmas holidays
# Hysteria
From The Daily Edge
# Hysteria

9 signs your office is so ready for the Christmas holidays

Dec 20th 2013, 1:06 PM 20,139 Views 20 Comments

It’s like the last day of school all over again!

# holidays - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Forget Christmas, Easter has arrived in Swords
# Delivery
From The Daily Edge
# Delivery

Forget Christmas, Easter has arrived in Swords

Dec 18th 2013, 8:13 AM 5,026 Views 5 Comments

Better start stocking up.

# holidays - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Bus driver banned from wearing his Santa suit while working
# Grinch
From The Daily Edge
# Grinch

Bus driver banned from wearing his Santa suit while working

Dec 12th 2013, 6:00 PM 33,336 Views 53 Comments

BAH humbug.

# holidays - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Column: Heartbreak, misery and cloying sentimentality – the ingredients of any good Christmas song
# Christmas
# Christmas

Column: Heartbreak, misery and cloying sentimentality – the ingredients of any good Christmas song

Dec 11th 2013, 7:30 PM 42 Views 11 Comments

We spend an entire month gearing ourselves up to the best day of the year with songs that document heartbreak, war, loneliness and The Wombles. Have we all gone mad?

# holidays - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Today is the birthday of a real-life woman named Happy Thanksgiving
# Hippy Dippy
From The Daily Edge
# Hippy Dippy

Today is the birthday of a real-life woman named Happy Thanksgiving

Nov 28th 2013, 10:30 PM 1,650 Views 1 Comment

No really, that is her actual name.

Column: Thanksgiving is the only time of year I really miss America
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Thanksgiving is the only time of year I really miss America

Nov 28th 2013, 7:00 AM 55 Views 36 Comments

There’s nowhere else in the world I’d rather be than Ireland… most of the time. But this is the one day of the year that I would give almost anything to be back in my home neighbourhood of East Milton, Boston, writes Larry Donnelly.

# holidays - Friday 22 November, 2013

Norwich has Alan Partridge themed Christmas lights this year
# Alpha Papa Christmas
From The Daily Edge
# Alpha Papa Christmas

Norwich has Alan Partridge themed Christmas lights this year

Nov 22nd 2013, 10:14 AM 2,262 Views 0 Comments

‘AHAAAA’ we hear you say.

# holidays - Thursday 31 October, 2013

22 of your best pumpkin carvings
# Carving It Up!
From The Daily Edge
# Carving It Up!

22 of your best pumpkin carvings

Oct 31st 2013, 1:00 PM 20,891 Views 16 Comments

We asked you to send us in your pumpkin carvings, and boy did you oblige!

# holidays - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Column: Can we just give Halloween a miss this year?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Can we just give Halloween a miss this year?

Oct 30th 2013, 7:30 PM 14 Views 101 Comments

I’m not a complete scrooge (I swear) but bah-humbug to Halloween! I can’t stand the expense, the binge drinking and the ubiquitous “sexy” costumes, writes Kate Bellamy.

# holidays - Monday 21 October, 2013

Chinese government release 'civilised behaviour abroad' handbook for its citizens
# Tourism Law
# Tourism Law

Chinese government release 'civilised behaviour abroad' handbook for its citizens

Oct 21st 2013, 7:30 AM 18,947 Views 58 Comments

This follows reports in August that the government was growing increasingly embarrassed by the behaviour of their citizens abroad.

# holidays - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Irish people shop online less than average EU internet user
# Online Shopping
# Online Shopping

Irish people shop online less than average EU internet user

Oct 16th 2013, 7:30 AM 4,200 Views 46 Comments

Most internet shoppers in Ireland are buying travel and holiday accommodation.

# holidays - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Tourists travelling to Ireland up 4.2%
# Tourism
# Tourism

Tourists travelling to Ireland up 4.2%

Oct 15th 2013, 1:58 PM 2,123 Views 11 Comments

The number of overseas trips to Ireland by non-residents increased to 1.893 million trips from April to June of this year.

# holidays - Friday 4 October, 2013

Passenger numbers travelling through Knock airport on the rise
# Travel
# Travel

Passenger numbers travelling through Knock airport on the rise

Oct 4th 2013, 11:06 AM 4,743 Views 45 Comments

More than 60,000 passengers travelled through the airport last month.

# holidays - Monday 9 September, 2013

German tourists boost passenger numbers at Knock Airport
# Knock
# Knock

German tourists boost passenger numbers at Knock Airport

Sep 9th 2013, 7:59 AM 6,722 Views 23 Comments

Over 85,000 passengers passed through the airport last month with numbers travelling to popular sun destinations also up.

# holidays - Thursday 5 September, 2013

15 per cent of Irish workers don’t take their allotted holiday allowance
# Work Hard Play Hard
# Work Hard Play Hard

15 per cent of Irish workers don’t take their allotted holiday allowance

Sep 5th 2013, 7:00 AM 10,418 Views 56 Comments

A survey finds that Irish workers feeling the strain of holding down a job as well as work pressures is contributing to them not taking their holidays.

# holidays - Saturday 31 August, 2013

China is worried about how their citizens behave when on holidays
# Be Nice Now
# Be Nice Now

China is worried about how their citizens behave when on holidays

Aug 31st 2013, 11:30 AM 13,112 Views 43 Comments

The nation’s state-run television CCTV even a ran a series of programs aimed at encouraging good manners and acceptance of foreign customs when abroad.

# holidays - Monday 26 August, 2013

Holidaymakers hit as hotel website collapses
# Tourism
# Tourism

Holidaymakers hit as hotel website collapses

Aug 26th 2013, 9:09 AM 17,679 Views 22 Comments

Tourists will not be able to apply for refunds until October at the earliest after a German company filed for insolvency.

# holidays - Thursday 22 August, 2013

The Guide to Long Haul Flights
# Sponsored By Emirates
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Emirates

The Guide to Long Haul Flights

Aug 22nd 2013, 3:53 PM 26,791 Views 29 Comments

Planning on taking some holidays? Read this before you jet off.

# holidays - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Over two million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport last month
# Flying
# Flying

Over two million passengers travelled through Dublin Airport last month

Aug 7th 2013, 4:30 PM 5,690 Views 45 Comments

New figures show a seven per cent increase on passenger numbers when compared to the same period last year.

# holidays - Monday 5 August, 2013

QUIZ: Is the Bank Holiday weekend all it’s cracked up to be?
# Bank Humbug
From The Daily Edge
# Bank Humbug

QUIZ: Is the Bank Holiday weekend all it’s cracked up to be?

Aug 5th 2013, 3:00 PM 2,631 Views 4 Comments

The Bank Holiday has come and gone. Take this quiz to see if you got any craic out of it.

# holidays - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

6 creature comforts we look forward to when getting off the plane
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# Sponsored By Avonmore

6 creature comforts we look forward to when getting off the plane

Jul 30th 2013, 2:13 PM 127 Views 0 Comments

Ah sure you’d nearly even miss the rain, all the same.

# holidays - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Here are the things that made the summers of your childhood magical
# Halcyon Days
From The Daily Edge
# Halcyon Days

Here are the things that made the summers of your childhood magical

Jul 24th 2013, 6:00 PM 14,821 Views 48 Comments

Football, jam sandwiches and sand.

# holidays - Friday 19 July, 2013

11 things Father Ted taught us about going on our holidays
# Blue Jumper
From The Daily Edge
# Blue Jumper

11 things Father Ted taught us about going on our holidays

Jul 19th 2013, 1:23 PM 30,507 Views 37 Comments

Is there anything to be said for having another round of crazy golf.