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DFA downgrades advice on Turkey to ‘exercise caution’
From second highest level of tis to lowest The Department of Foreign Affairs has downgraded its advice on Turkey to ‘exercise caution’ after the successful quelling of an attempted coup. See here. Related posts: More English applying for Irish passports in 2016 1916 Rising, ten views of a rebellion Irish tourists get free app for […]
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Yes, pray, but also travel for Nice
France is yet again in mourning after the horrific attack in Nice on Bastille Day, which left at least 84 people dead and 200 injured. One Irish man was left in a critical condition but has since stabilised. The motive for the attack is still unclear, even though ISIS has claimed that it inspired it. […]
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Turkish Airlines stands by President Erdogan
Ataturk Istanbul reopened Turkish vows to support president. Ataturk airport has reopened and Turkish Airlines has resumed operations. A statement by Turkish Airlines said: “Upon the call of our President and Commander-In-Chief H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, our operations at Istanbul Atatürk Airport have gone back to normal and our flights resuming safely. We kindly ask […]
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DFA updates travel advice on Turkey to ‘avoid non-essential travel.’
DFA warns against al but non-essential travel Istanbul Ataturk airport closed Flights to Dublin still on schedule Turkish Airlines flights from Istanbul to Dublin are still scheduled on the Istanbul Ataturk airport departure board despite the closure of the airport following an attempted military coup. Flight TK1975@7.20am and TK1977@1.05pm are listed as “counter open,” and […]
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Bookabed launch rescue service for Lowcostbed Clients
Rescue service for Lowcostbed Clients Call centre opening hours extended Bookabed have launched a rescue service for Lowcostbed Clients after the company went into administration and have extended their opening times today till 7pm and tomorrow till 5pm. A written statement said: In light of the bad news regarding LowcostBeds being placed into administration we would like […]
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Lowcost Beds and Lowcost Holidays go into administration
Low Cost beds has gone into administration Travel agency clients have been turned away at hotels where they have been booked. There are serious implications for Irish travel agents Low-cost does €50m worth of business in Ireland . Lowcost Beds, the bed bank based in Majorca and headed up by Paul Evans, has gone into administration […]
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Boeing is 100 years old today.
Today marks 100 years since Boeing was created on July 15, 1916 in Seattle. Today the company is the USA’s largest manufacturing exporter, providing commercial and military products to 150 countries. “The innovative spirit of our founder Bill Boeing — who 100 years ago today dedicated this company to building something better — is alive […]
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World Travel Awards partners up with Vietnam Airlines for the upcoming World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016.
World Travel Awards has announced its partnership up with Vietnam Airlines for the upcoming World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016. The event will take place at the InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort on October 15th. Vietnam Airlines operates 91 routes to 20 domestic and 29 international destinations with an average of 400 […]
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Spain named best holiday location by On the Beach Survey.
A survey of 1000 British tourists found Spain to be the “best overall” holiday location with 19pc of the vote with Italy in second place at 15pc. Spain and Greece share the top spot in the ‘friendliest locals’ category, both gaining 12% of the vote, followed by Malta with 10%. Portugal was named the third […]
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DFA downgrades advice on Turkey to ‘exercise caution’

From second highest level of tis to lowest The Department of Foreign Affairs has downgraded its advice on Turkey to ‘exercise caution’ after the successful quelling of an attempted coup. See here. Related posts: More English applying for Irish passports in...

Yes, pray, but also travel for Nice

France is yet again in mourning after the horrific attack in Nice on Bastille Day, which left at least 84 people dead and 200 injured. One Irish man was left in a critical condition but has since stabilised. The motive for the attack is still unclear, even though ISIS...

Turkish Airlines stands by President Erdogan

Ataturk Istanbul reopened Turkish vows to support president. Ataturk airport has reopened and Turkish Airlines has resumed operations. A statement by Turkish Airlines said: “Upon the call of our President and Commander-In-Chief H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, our...

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Yes, pray, but also travel for Nice

Yes, pray, but also travel for Nice

France is yet again in mourning after the horrific attack in Nice on Bastille Day, which left at least 84 people dead and 200 injured. One Irish man was left in a critical condition but has since stabilised. The motive for the attack is still unclear, even though ISIS...

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Turkish Airlines stands by President Erdogan

Turkish Airlines stands by President Erdogan

Ataturk Istanbul reopened Turkish vows to support president. Ataturk airport has reopened and Turkish Airlines has resumed operations. A statement by Turkish Airlines said: “Upon the call of our President and Commander-In-Chief H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, our...

read more
Bookabed launch rescue service for Lowcostbed Clients

Bookabed launch rescue service for Lowcostbed Clients

Rescue service for Lowcostbed Clients Call centre opening hours extended Bookabed have launched a rescue service for Lowcostbed Clients after the company went into administration and have extended their opening times today till 7pm and tomorrow till 5pm. A written...

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Lowcost Beds and Lowcost Holidays go into administration

Lowcost Beds and Lowcost Holidays go into administration

Low Cost beds has gone into administration Travel agency clients have been turned away at hotels where they have been booked. There are serious implications for Irish travel agents Low-cost does €50m worth of business in Ireland . Lowcost Beds, the bed bank based in...

read more
Boeing is 100 years old today.

Boeing is 100 years old today.

Today marks 100 years since Boeing was created on July 15, 1916 in Seattle. Today the company is the USA’s largest manufacturing exporter, providing commercial and military products to 150 countries. “The innovative spirit of our founder Bill Boeing — who 100...

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Spain named best holiday location by On the Beach Survey.

Spain named best holiday location by On the Beach Survey.

A survey of 1000 British tourists found Spain to be the “best overall” holiday location with 19pc of the vote with Italy in second place at 15pc. Spain and Greece share the top spot in the ‘friendliest locals’ category, both gaining 12% of the vote, followed by Malta...

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