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Dangerous Italian mobster caught by police while sunbathing on beach
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Dangerous Italian mobster caught by police while sunbathing on beach

Aug 12th 2015, 5:23 PM 12,967 Views 12 Comments

He was found near Rome.

The RNLI are not happy with Bear Grylls for leaving his son on the rocks
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The RNLI are not happy with Bear Grylls for leaving his son on the rocks

Aug 11th 2015, 9:10 AM 31,229 Views 66 Comments

The survival expert is an ambassador for the organisation.

F1 driver Jenson Button 'gassed by burglars' at holiday home
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F1 driver Jenson Button 'gassed by burglars' at holiday home

Aug 7th 2015, 8:24 AM 18,460 Views 16 Comments

The thieves made off with his wife’s engagement ring.

Open thread: Where is your favourite place in Ireland to go on holidays?
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Open thread: Where is your favourite place in Ireland to go on holidays?

Aug 4th 2015, 8:00 PM 32,128 Views 137 Comments

More people are choosing to stay in Ireland for their main holiday. Where should they go?

You won't believe why the Cabinteely manager wasn't in the dug-out last night
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# We're All Going On A

You won't believe why the Cabinteely manager wasn't in the dug-out last night

Aug 1st 2015, 12:48 PM 16,277 Views 4 Comments

Eddie Gormley was nowhere to be seen as his side lost out to UCD at Stradbrook.

Forklift driver sacked for driving into doors awarded €15,000
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Forklift driver sacked for driving into doors awarded €15,000

Jul 27th 2015, 6:05 AM 27,799 Views 28 Comments

The decision was made by the Employment Appeals Tribunal.

What I learned winding my way through Thailand's sweaty party epicentre
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What I learned winding my way through Thailand's sweaty party epicentre

Jul 26th 2015, 6:30 PM 814 Views 70 Comments

As a tourist, you have to accept that you’re entering a foreign country as exactly that: a tourist. There will always be something inherently transactional about the experience.

This video of an Irish girl passing out on a slingshot ride in Magaluf is gold
# It's Too Late
# It's Too Late

This video of an Irish girl passing out on a slingshot ride in Magaluf is gold

Jul 26th 2015, 10:00 AM 12,855 Views 4 Comments

“FIONNUALA I JUST PASSED OUT!”

Irishman caught in Tunisia attack: "Your instinct just tells you to run, run, run"
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Irishman caught in Tunisia attack: "Your instinct just tells you to run, run, run"

Jul 3rd 2015, 6:08 AM 18,639 Views 8 Comments

Irishman Ray Hegarty from Rialto was enjoying the last day of his family holiday when the Tunisia attack took place.

Travelling to Greece for a holiday? You'd better bring plenty of cash
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# Big Spenders

Travelling to Greece for a holiday? You'd better bring plenty of cash

Jun 29th 2015, 10:54 AM 21,566 Views 58 Comments

Irish travel agents have warned people may have trouble taking out cash when they arrive.

The man who took bullets shielding his fiancée in Tunisia attack
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The man who took bullets shielding his fiancée in Tunisia attack

Jun 27th 2015, 12:27 PM 42,484 Views 36 Comments

Saera Wilson spoke to the BBC about the terror attack in the Tunisian town of Sousse yesterday.

"The bills had been piling up - then this happened" - Dublin man who just picked up €500,000 in lottery win
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# Better Than A Loan

"The bills had been piling up - then this happened" - Dublin man who just picked up €500,000 in lottery win

Jun 11th 2015, 2:54 PM 22,582 Views 11 Comments

“For me, this is a chance to make a good life.”

Irish pensioner dies in road accident on Majorcan holiday
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Irish pensioner dies in road accident on Majorcan holiday

Jun 11th 2015, 7:29 AM 14,776 Views 4 Comments

Local media say the 73-year-old man died on Tuesday morning.

Have you noticed more Americans about town? Aer Lingus transatlantic passengers are up
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# IEARLAND

Have you noticed more Americans about town? Aer Lingus transatlantic passengers are up

Jun 5th 2015, 12:46 PM 9,770 Views 20 Comments

The line could get a lot longer at the Book of Kells.

A girl asked her boyfriend to look after her pet tortoise, so he trolled her with these photos
# Shellshocked
# Shellshocked

A girl asked her boyfriend to look after her pet tortoise, so he trolled her with these photos

May 30th 2015, 3:15 PM 10,200 Views 3 Comments

Tortoises behaving badly.

That's a grand break, isn't it?
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# Bank Holi-dáil

That's a grand break, isn't it?

May 29th 2015, 9:19 AM 9,405 Views 56 Comments

TDs will, of course, be up to HERE in constituency work over the next 11 days or so.

Heading to Spain on holiday? You might want to re-check your dates...
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# Curses

Heading to Spain on holiday? You might want to re-check your dates...

May 27th 2015, 10:04 PM 67,668 Views 30 Comments

… because there’s a Spanish Air Traffic Controllers’ strike on the way.

This company is bringing 12,000 of its employees on holiday to France
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# Well For Some

This company is bringing 12,000 of its employees on holiday to France

May 10th 2015, 7:00 PM 42,751 Views 32 Comments

When was the last time your job brought you away somewhere nice?

Fianna Fáil TD who went abroad during by-election says he only gets two weeks off
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# Dáil Holiday

Fianna Fáil TD who went abroad during by-election says he only gets two weeks off

May 3rd 2015, 2:35 PM 21,593 Views 63 Comments

“Take your holidays whenever you want to – don’t let anybody put a straight-jacket on you.”

10 things you absolutely must do every time you stay in a hotel
# Mini Shampoo
# Mini Shampoo

10 things you absolutely must do every time you stay in a hotel

Apr 22nd 2015, 10:37 AM 11,143 Views 8 Comments

If you stay in a hotel and don’t jump on the bed, have you really stayed there?

This man won a free holiday but couldn't bring his wife, so he took the saddest pictures
# No Fun Allowed
# No Fun Allowed

This man won a free holiday but couldn't bring his wife, so he took the saddest pictures

Apr 2nd 2015, 8:54 PM 10,643 Views 2 Comments

:’(

Poll: Has the Germanwings disaster made you nervous about flying?
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Poll: Has the Germanwings disaster made you nervous about flying?

Mar 28th 2015, 9:10 AM 22,519 Views 57 Comments

A Germanwings pilot made an emotional speech to nervous passengers this week to reassure them.

PHOTOS: Peek inside the most expensive Airbnb listings in Ireland
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# Nice Gaffs

PHOTOS: Peek inside the most expensive Airbnb listings in Ireland

Mar 14th 2015, 8:15 PM 44,799 Views 17 Comments

Fancy having a castle built in the 1480s all to yourself? It’ll cost you…

These hotels look nothing like the photos they post on their websites
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# Fantasy Vs Reality

These hotels look nothing like the photos they post on their websites

Mar 6th 2015, 8:36 PM 47,951 Views 34 Comments

Sometimes they’re not quite as spectacular in real life as the hotels would like you to think…

The 6 most unbearably smug Facebook posts from January holidaymakers
# Smug Life
# Smug Life

The 6 most unbearably smug Facebook posts from January holidaymakers

Jan 31st 2015, 10:29 AM 6,794 Views 2 Comments

Oh you went on holiday in January, did you? Didn’t notice.

Cillian Buckley on over-training, sports science and playing volleyball with Edwin Van Der Sar
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Cillian Buckley on over-training, sports science and playing volleyball with Edwin Van Der Sar

Jan 16th 2015, 12:05 AM 7,725 Views 1 Comment

The Kilkenny half-back disagrees with Joe Brolly’s views on player burnout.

You can now get direct flights from Ireland to Iceland
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You can now get direct flights from Ireland to Iceland

Jan 15th 2015, 2:35 PM 30,074 Views 88 Comments

Nice one.

Irish people could be holidaying in some pretty strange places next year
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Irish people could be holidaying in some pretty strange places next year

Dec 30th 2014, 6:45 AM 24,915 Views 33 Comments

New flights in 2015 will include Ethiopia, Jamaica and Cuba.

Photos: The Norman Atlantic sailed from Rosslare six months before tragic fire
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# Ferry Disaster

Photos: The Norman Atlantic sailed from Rosslare six months before tragic fire

Dec 29th 2014, 3:10 PM 10,982 Views 12 Comments

An Irish passenger who travelled on the vessel in June said it was scary to think he was on the boat just six months ago.

Irish skiers stranded in French Alps airport arrive home
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Irish skiers stranded in French Alps airport arrive home

Dec 29th 2014, 9:17 AM 12,843 Views 14 Comments

The Irish holidaymakers spent more than 30 hours in Chambery Airport.

The Irish are among the most 'holiday deprived' in Europe
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The Irish are among the most 'holiday deprived' in Europe

Nov 12th 2014, 8:49 PM 19,817 Views 32 Comments

A new study has found that as a nation we throw away 3.3 million holiday days a year.

1994: Homeowners told they could win cars and holidays if they paid their water charges
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# Prize Draw

1994: Homeowners told they could win cars and holidays if they paid their water charges

Nov 5th 2014, 7:20 AM 32,944 Views 32 Comments

Home-owners in South Dublin were entered into a prize draw if they paid in full and on time.

Twomey family tragedy used for garda training
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Twomey family tragedy used for garda training

Nov 1st 2014, 2:42 PM 34,248 Views 7 Comments

Elber Twomey will also appear on the Saturday Night show tonight.

An Irish woman made this t-shirt for her boyfriend, and the internet went crazy
# Prank
# Prank

An Irish woman made this t-shirt for her boyfriend, and the internet went crazy

Sep 9th 2014, 5:58 PM 84,401 Views 33 Comments

It was just a prank…

British world champion Kell Brook stabbed on holiday
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British world champion Kell Brook stabbed on holiday

Sep 4th 2014, 3:10 PM 4,358 Views 0 Comments

Promoters Matchroom said that the boxer’s condition was “stable”.

Planning a weekend away in Ireland? Now it could cost 10% more
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Planning a weekend away in Ireland? Now it could cost 10% more

Sep 2nd 2014, 7:45 AM 11,698 Views 46 Comments

The average hotel price is up in the first half of this year with Killarney, Dublin and Galway at the top of the scale.

Opinion: Next year there will be no ‘family holiday’ – there will be a ‘staycation’
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# Holiday Have Nots

Opinion: Next year there will be no ‘family holiday’ – there will be a ‘staycation’

Aug 31st 2014, 12:00 PM 118 Views 48 Comments

The only way to have a proper break is to leave the kids at home.

Thanks a bunch boss... Apparently 8 out of 10 of us have been contacted by work while on holidays
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Thanks a bunch boss... Apparently 8 out of 10 of us have been contacted by work while on holidays

Aug 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 12,523 Views 19 Comments

Modern life is rubbish, etc.

Enda Kenny is wearing jeans and holidaying with a former president in Killarney
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# Holi-dáil

Enda Kenny is wearing jeans and holidaying with a former president in Killarney

Aug 20th 2014, 3:25 PM 40,337 Views 70 Comments

The Taoiseach is also sporting a goatee by the looks of it.

Loads more people from the UK are coming here on holiday
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# The British Are Coming

Loads more people from the UK are coming here on holiday

Aug 14th 2014, 5:41 PM 16,923 Views 72 Comments

Almost one and a half million of our British cousins have made the trip across the Irish Sea already this year.