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Sunday 24 September 2023 Dublin: 18°C

# Travelling

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Opinion: Don't let your fear of flying ruin your holiday – follow these tips
You deserve those stress-free days on a sun-kissed beach: don’t let an irrational fear get in the way.
They did it! Three school teachers tweet photos from all 32 counties in 24 hours
The lads arrived back at St. Peter’s in Bray to a hero’s welcome.
6 ways smartphones have completely changed travelling
Sure you wouldn’t go to the shops without your phone, let alone around the world.
Three Irish lads Riverdance their way around the world
Heroes DO dance among us.
Travel the world in three minutes with these amazing 360 degree selfies
WARNING: This video will make you REALLY want to pack it all in and go travelling.
The Passport Service have set up a Twitter for all your, eh, passport questions
Sure why not?
Around the world: 30 months. 25 countries. 0 flights
Irish man Niall Doherty travelled across the Pacific Ocean on a cargo ship.
Column: Feeling like an exile in your own country? It’s normal after travelling ...
Within the space of a year, it seems to me that the country has changed utterly. This may be due to a case of reverse culture shock, writes Niamh Ní Shúilleabháin.
Granny discovers €30k drug stash in case four years after holiday
The unsuspecting drug mule originally thought it was a freshener packet.
Ryanair launch group booking as it targets large travelling parties
Other airlines already offer the service but Ryanair is following suit and promises that a new corporate travel product is also in the works.
Two Swiss tourists murdered in Egypt
The couple were reported missing a week ago and have now been found dead in a villa.
Passenger numbers travelling through Knock airport on the rise
More than 60,000 passengers travelled through the airport last month.
9 intensely irritating rules you're forced to follow when travelling by plane
What used to be exciting and glamorous is now… well… not.
18 things you know if you've been travelling
The bottom bunk is always best, people.
How to completely wreck your summer holidays
Looking forward to a trip away this summer? Know what to avoid like the plague.
Explainer: Why should you get a European Health Insurance Card before travelling?
Of course we hope you don’t get sick on your holidays, but just in case…
The journey from Aberdeen and London to play in Gaelic Grounds tonight
You can’t fault the commitment of Bobby O’Brien and Seamus O’Carroll to their county.
Ice road trekkers' epic journey raises thousands for charity
Three Donegal men completed a 1,000 mile drive through Alaska – and were helped by some of the stars of the History Channel’s Ice Road Truckers show.
What's the most popular city for Irish tourists abroad?
A new survey shows that Irish people tend to stay close to home when it come to the most popular destination
Overhaul of road designs 'will focus on pedestrians, not traffic'
Leo Varadkar has launched a new ‘design manual’ to take the focus off streets being used as traffic corridors in future.
Travel warning as flights affected by bad weather around Europe
Bad weather around Europe has led to airlines cancelling a number of flights today.
Irish Rail's says new timetables will cut some journeys by up to 25 minutes
Timetable changes on intercity services to Dublin have come into effect from today but some services have been cut.
Road users urged to take care over Christmas period
Drivers have been advised to be patient of other road users, to allow plenty of time for their journey, and to never ever drink and drive.
How 20,000 pounds of potatoes brought wi-fi to airplanes
Spuds, glorious spuds, stood in for people in on-board tests.
The Evening Fix: Sunday
Things we learned, loved and shared today.
Could Molly be the next to emigrate?
Molly Malone could be following thousands of her fellow citizens to Australia shortly.
How to… get into trouble abroad
There’s a big, wide world to explore out there… and a host of laws that could get you into unexpected trouble.
Dude, where's my train?
Irish Rail launch interactive map that shows where all their intercity, commuter and DART trains are at any given time…
Average hotel room prices rise 2 per cent
The price rise is the first for Ireland’s hotel industry in three years – but the country still remains the least expensive in western Europe.
Travellers will be able to choose which network to roam with
New EU rules will mean temporary ‘roaming contracts’ – forcing mobile networks to become more competitive for travellers.