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#Holidays

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7 ways the airport turns people into monsters
# Air Rage
From The Daily Edge
# Air Rage

7 ways the airport turns people into monsters

Jun 25th 2014, 9:30 PM 29,299 Views 61 Comments

Go in a normal human being. Come out a BEAST.

9 reasons people on holidays should be banned from social media
# So Bitter
From The Daily Edge
# So Bitter

9 reasons people on holidays should be banned from social media

Jun 14th 2014, 8:15 PM 44,811 Views 44 Comments

Just stop it with your happiness.

11 activities every Irish kid did during the summer
# Sandy Sandwiches
From The Daily Edge
# Sandy Sandwiches

11 activities every Irish kid did during the summer

Jun 11th 2014, 1:00 PM 36,225 Views 49 Comments

They probably still do these things, in fact.

16 thoughts everyone has while packing for summer holidays
# Luggage Struggle
From The Daily Edge
# Luggage Struggle

16 thoughts everyone has while packing for summer holidays

Jun 7th 2014, 1:00 PM 25,342 Views 12 Comments

Can’t someone else do it for us?

We found a business sector that is doing better now than in the Celtic Tiger
# Summertime
# Summertime

We found a business sector that is doing better now than in the Celtic Tiger

May 24th 2014, 10:00 AM 16,688 Views 12 Comments

We’re all going on a summer holiday….

8 Google search trends that prove Ireland's glory days are truly over
# It's Going Down
From The Daily Edge
# It's Going Down

8 Google search trends that prove Ireland's glory days are truly over

May 18th 2014, 8:15 PM 61,535 Views 35 Comments

“Luxury spa weekends in Athlone”.

This sweet Fáilte Ireland ad will take you right back to your childhood holidays
# Ice Cream Please
From The Daily Edge
# Ice Cream Please

This sweet Fáilte Ireland ad will take you right back to your childhood holidays

May 5th 2014, 12:14 PM 28,967 Views 30 Comments

Melting 99s, playing on the strand and getting sand in your togs.

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 46,501 Views 31 Comments

Because sometimes you just shouldn’t give a hoot.

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 13,512 Views 79 Comments

You’re already in the American dream.

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 15,561 Views 42 Comments

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

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 15,760 Views 94 Comments

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

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 4,129 Views 0 Comments

Tourists are coming.

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 85,046 Views 33 Comments

We’re here to help.

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 28,403 Views 38 Comments

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

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 12,481 Views 19 Comments

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

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 29,809 Views 21 Comments

Do you know what the Istrian Riviera has to offer?

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 38,526 Views 46 Comments

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

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 5,245 Views 13 Comments

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

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 4,271 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 6,255 Views 1 Comment

We feel for you, we really do.

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 11,498 Views 19 Comments

It’s Christmas tomorrow and you have NOTHING.

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 6,155 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 7,911 Views 2 Comments

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

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 20,161 Views 20 Comments

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

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 5,044 Views 5 Comments

Better start stocking up.

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 33,385 Views 53 Comments

BAH humbug.

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 47 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?

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 1,665 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 110 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.

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 2,290 Views 0 Comments

‘AHAAAA’ we hear you say.

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 21,167 Views 16 Comments

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

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 36 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.

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 18,983 Views 58 Comments

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

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 4,227 Views 46 Comments

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

Tourists travelling to Ireland up 4.2%
# Tourism
# Tourism

Tourists travelling to Ireland up 4.2%

Oct 15th 2013, 1:58 PM 2,131 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.

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 4,756 Views 45 Comments

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

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

German tourists boost passenger numbers at Knock Airport

Sep 9th 2013, 7:59 AM 6,744 Views 23 Comments

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

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 10,452 Views 55 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.

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 13,139 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.