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9 Must Have Apps for Travel

Here are some of the best travel apps to use for when you are off on an adventure to exotic places abroad. App in the Air Allows you to track your flights and give you information on any delays, check in times etc. You can link your email account, which will pull all your travel information, or you can add your flights manually. Download For Apple Download For Android   Tripcast This App allows your friends and family to follow ...
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Bloom in the Park 2016 – Not just a bed of roses

For those of you who don’t know, Bloom in the Park takes place every year in the Phonix Park in Dublin during the June bank holiday weekend. Bloom festival as the name suggests, is a garden festival.  It demonstrates gardens from the most renowned landscapers across the country. When I first heard of Bloom three years ago I didn’t think it was the type of festival I wanted to go to. Flowers are not my forte. As the summer approaches, I usually buy flowers ...
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A visit on a U.S Coastguard Ship

Last weekend a beautiful tall ship from the USA sailed into Dublin Harbour and gave members of the public an opportunity to come on board. The Barque Eagle ship was originally a German owned ship which was seized by the U.S as war reparations at the end of World War Two. The ship is now used as part of the US Coast Guard training.  Every cadet needs to spend a period of time on the ship to become an officer of ...
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The ultimate bag packing tips for travel

Planning on taking a trip abroad for a week or two? There is nothing worse than over packing and not having room for all the things you want. Here are a few travel packing hacks I picked up while travelling to get the most out of your limited carry-on space. The bag. The bag you choose is very important in order to maximize your space. If you get a bag that’s awkward and bulky it can be a pain to ...
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A Week In Albuferia, Portugal

If you want to have a cheap holiday with a bit of sun Albuferia is the place for you.   Where to stay – Old town or new town? Albuferia is known in two parts old town and new town. Basically the old town as the name suggests is the original part of the town. The new town is pretty much just a strip of bars and clubs. Both parts are about 20 minutes’ walk away from each other so ...
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Watch two guys tackle Mt Everest via Snapchat 

Two Experienced Mountaineers Adrain Ballinger and Cory Richards have decided to take on Mt Everest promoting their efforts using Snapchat. follow them through the process of tracking up the mountain without the use of oxygen tanks. Observe them on Snapchat with the beautiful views on the mountain as well as seeing the reality of living in such harsh conditions. While many photographers have documented their climb on Everest, it has never been done through the medium of Snapchat before. To ...
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Butterbeer and broomsticks – The Harry Potter Studio Tour, London

For the avid Harry Potter Fan, the Harry Potter Studio tour in London is the place to visit where it will transport you back in time to your favourite moments in the Harry Potter Movies. If you are planning on visiting make sure you take a full day out of your schedule in order to give yourself the time to soak in the Great Hall, Gryffindor Common room and Diagon Alley but to name a few. We were told at ...