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# travelling - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Around the world: 30 months. 25 countries. 0 flights
# Not Leaving On A Jet Plane
# Not Leaving On A Jet Plane

Around the world: 30 months. 25 countries. 0 flights

Apr 12th 2014, 8:30 PM 25,743 Views 52 Comments

Irish man Niall Doherty travelled across the Pacific Ocean on a cargo ship.

# travelling - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Column: Feeling like an exile in your own country? It’s normal after travelling ...
# Generation Emigration
# Generation Emigration

Column: Feeling like an exile in your own country? It’s normal after travelling ...

Apr 5th 2014, 7:00 PM 999 Views 99 Comments

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.

# travelling - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Granny discovers €30k drug stash in case four years after holiday
# Grandmule
From The Daily Edge
# Grandmule

Granny discovers €30k drug stash in case four years after holiday

Jan 15th 2014, 8:30 PM 4,477 Views 3 Comments

The unsuspecting drug mule originally thought it was a freshener packet.

Ryanair launch group booking as it targets large travelling parties
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair launch group booking as it targets large travelling parties

Jan 15th 2014, 3:09 PM 17,362 Views 20 Comments

Other airlines already offer the service but Ryanair is following suit and promises that a new corporate travel product is also in the works.

# travelling - Friday 3 January, 2014

Two Swiss tourists murdered in Egypt
# Egypt
# Egypt

Two Swiss tourists murdered in Egypt

Jan 3rd 2014, 8:56 AM 22,160 Views 56 Comments

The couple were reported missing a week ago and have now been found dead in a villa.

# travelling - 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 4,739 Views 45 Comments

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

# travelling - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

9 intensely irritating rules you're forced to follow when travelling by plane
# Air Rage
From The Daily Edge
# Air Rage

9 intensely irritating rules you're forced to follow when travelling by plane

Oct 2nd 2013, 1:00 PM 41,742 Views 121 Comments

What used to be exciting and glamorous is now… well… not.

# travelling - Friday 6 September, 2013

18 things you know if you've been travelling
# Life Lessons
From The Daily Edge
# Life Lessons

18 things you know if you've been travelling

Sep 6th 2013, 6:00 PM 30,211 Views 64 Comments

The bottom bunk is always best, people.

# travelling - Saturday 13 July, 2013

How to completely wreck your summer holidays
# Wipeout
From The Daily Edge
# Wipeout

How to completely wreck your summer holidays

Jul 13th 2013, 1:00 PM 20,197 Views 18 Comments

Looking forward to a trip away this summer? Know what to avoid like the plague.

# travelling - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Explainer: Why should you get a European Health Insurance Card before travelling?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: Why should you get a European Health Insurance Card before travelling?

Jun 16th 2013, 10:30 AM 38,558 Views 53 Comments

Of course we hope you don’t get sick on your holidays, but just in case…

# travelling - Saturday 25 May, 2013

The journey from Aberdeen and London to play in Gaelic Grounds tonight
# Dedicated
From The42
# Dedicated

The journey from Aberdeen and London to play in Gaelic Grounds tonight

May 25th 2013, 10:49 AM 2,061 Views 3 Comments

You can’t fault the commitment of Bobby O’Brien and Seamus O’Carroll to their county.

# travelling - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Ice road trekkers' epic journey raises thousands for charity
# Donegal
# Donegal

Ice road trekkers' epic journey raises thousands for charity

Apr 14th 2013, 8:45 AM 9,287 Views 8 Comments

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.

# travelling - Thursday 4 April, 2013

What's the most popular city for Irish tourists abroad?
# Travelling
# Travelling

What's the most popular city for Irish tourists abroad?

Apr 4th 2013, 7:15 AM 23,794 Views 67 Comments

A new survey shows that Irish people tend to stay close to home when it come to the most popular destination

# travelling - Monday 25 March, 2013

Overhaul of road designs 'will focus on pedestrians, not traffic'
# Urban Life
# Urban Life

Overhaul of road designs 'will focus on pedestrians, not traffic'

Mar 25th 2013, 11:25 AM 7,724 Views 65 Comments

Leo Varadkar has launched a new ‘design manual’ to take the focus off streets being used as traffic corridors in future.

# travelling - Monday 21 January, 2013

Travel warning as flights affected by bad weather around Europe
# Weather
# Weather

Travel warning as flights affected by bad weather around Europe

Jan 21st 2013, 7:31 AM 9,853 Views 14 Comments

Bad weather around Europe has led to airlines cancelling a number of flights today.

# travelling - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Irish Rail's says new timetables will cut some journeys by up to 25 minutes
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Irish Rail's says new timetables will cut some journeys by up to 25 minutes

Jan 20th 2013, 3:33 PM 17,226 Views 24 Comments

Timetable changes on intercity services to Dublin have come into effect from today but some services have been cut.

# travelling - Monday 24 December, 2012

Road users urged to take care over Christmas period
# Roads
# Roads

Road users urged to take care over Christmas period

Dec 24th 2012, 12:23 PM 2,603 Views 10 Comments

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.

# travelling - Sunday 23 December, 2012

How 20,000 pounds of potatoes brought wi-fi to airplanes
# Wi-high Club
# Wi-high Club

How 20,000 pounds of potatoes brought wi-fi to airplanes

Dec 23rd 2012, 6:00 PM 13,172 Views 22 Comments

Spuds, glorious spuds, stood in for people in on-board tests.

# travelling - Sunday 26 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Aug 26th 2012, 7:56 PM 14,778 Views 4 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# travelling - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Could Molly be the next to emigrate?
# Travelling Statues
# Travelling Statues

Could Molly be the next to emigrate?

Jul 28th 2012, 8:45 AM 8,952 Views 17 Comments

Molly Malone could be following thousands of her fellow citizens to Australia shortly.

# travelling - Sunday 27 May, 2012

How to… get into trouble abroad
# Look Out
From The Daily Edge
# Look Out

How to… get into trouble abroad

May 27th 2012, 12:00 PM 7,074 Views 13 Comments

There’s a big, wide world to explore out there… and a host of laws that could get you into unexpected trouble.

# travelling - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Dude, where's my train?
# Interactive
# Interactive

Dude, where's my train?

Apr 26th 2012, 6:30 AM 8,600 Views 30 Comments

Irish Rail launch interactive map that shows where all their intercity, commuter and DART trains are at any given time…

# travelling - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Average hotel room prices rise 2 per cent
# Hotels
# Hotels

Average hotel room prices rise 2 per cent

Sep 13th 2011, 11:06 AM 669 Views 6 Comments

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.

# travelling - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Travellers will be able to choose which network to roam with
# Roaming
# Roaming

Travellers will be able to choose which network to roam with

Jul 6th 2011, 4:26 PM 510 Views 12 Comments

New EU rules will mean temporary ‘roaming contracts’ – forcing mobile networks to become more competitive for travellers.