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WORKING IN EUROPE: AN ALTERNATIVE TO THE J1
I turn twenty-one this summer, on the fourth of July. Naturally, I’ve assumed for my entire life that I would spend...
Tue, 14 Mar 2017
HOW I FOUND MYSELF WHILE TRAVELLING
In the last 19 years of my life, I’ve travelled quite a bit. From holidays in the sun, city breaks or wild Atlantic...
Wed, 8 Mar 2017
Aileen O'Leary (Lifestyle Editor)
SPAIN:MORE TO OFFER THAN SUN AND SEA
Where is the first place which comes to mind when searching for sun, sea and sand? Spain, where else! With flights to...
Tue, 7 Mar 2017
YOUR GUIDE TO HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION
With so many options for travel accommodation nowadays, sometimes it can be difficult to choose the right one for your...
Mon, 27 Feb 2017
MY J1 STORY
“Ooh, you’re this year’s J1’s? The name’s Genie, I live full time here in the hotel.” From her ratty pink tracksuit, to...
Wed, 15 Feb 2017
A FEW DAYS IN COPENHAGEN
Copenhagen – the cool cat of Scandinavia – is beautiful this time of year, as always. I managed to squeeze a few days...
Wed, 15 Feb 2017
A EUROPEAN MYSTERY TOUR
The words ‘mystery tour’ tend to have mixed connotations. On the one hand, they inspire excitement – where will it go?...
Thu, 9 Feb 2017
FILING YOUR J1 TAX RETURN
You would be forgiven for looking at what forms you need to fill out for your J1 tax returns and losing all faith in...
Wed, 8 Feb 2017
STAYCATIONS: TRAVELLING AT HOME IN IRELAND
Ireland continually makes Top 10 lists for travel destinations and every other type of award imaginable in the travel...
Tue, 31 Jan 2017
IRISH SOCIETY FROM A GERMAN PERSPECTIVE
As a German student living in Ireland for the best part of three years, it took me a while to realize that my Erasmus...
Mon, 30 Jan 2017