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  1. Hidden Dublin - A Hostelworld Hangout with Darragh Doyle and Emily Cunnane

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 0 Comments

    Sep192013

    Recently our friends at Gadventures.com asked me to host a live Google Hangout, also known as a 'Hangout on air', as part of a 'Virtual Tour of Dublin'. For this I decided that rather than a talk about things about Dublin that most of us know, it would be more interesting to have a chat about 'Hidden Dublin'.

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  2. Dublin City: Gathering excitement and festival fever

    posted by Guest Blogger - Tourism Ireland | 0 Comments

    Sep172013

    In case you hadn’t heard, 2013 is the year of The Gathering Ireland. Think of it as an island-wide, year-long party that’s choc-a-bloc with local festivals ranging from whacky beard gatherings to film fests and toe-tapping traditional music sessions. And wouldn’t you know it, Dublin City has gone and caught festival fever.

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  3. Offbeat Europe

    posted by Guest Blogger - Matt Kepnes | 0 Comments

    Sep162013

    The travel trail through Europe is well-worn and leads to all the familiar places – Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin, Cinque Terre, Barcelona, and countless other “must see” destinations. But Europe is a continent with fabulous destinations lurking right off the beaten path that have all the majesty of the hot spots everyone visits but none of the crowds.

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  4. How to save money in Japan

    posted by Guest Blogger - Matt Kepnes | 0 Comments

    Sep122013

    For years, I put off visiting Japan because I was afraid of how expensive it was going to be due to the rumors I’d heard about the country's high prices. While I have always loved Japanese culture, I put it off for awhile since it didn’t seem like the most budget-friendly destination.

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  5. Top ten tips for solo travel newbies

    posted by Guest Blogger - Janice Waugh | 0 Comments

    Sep122013

    Some people don’t give the idea of taking off solo for the first time a second thought. But others angst over the notion. They’re haunted by questions that start with “how can I” and “what if”. Let’s put some of those questions to rest with these ten tips.

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  6. 7 reasons it's easy to find love at a hostel

    posted by Guest Blogger - Netanya Trimboli | 0 Comments

    Sep122013

    If you’re single and it’s bumming you out, your perfect match may be closer than you think – literally. Throughout the world, in small towns and major cities, are hostels, which are havens for single travelers who just want to meet other people and have a good time. And with over 30,000 hostels worldwide, you probably don’t have to go too far to find one!

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  7. 5 ways to design your travel lifestyle

    posted by Guest Blogger - Lindy Coops | 0 Comments

    Sep122013

    The concept of a ‘Travel Lifestyle’ can be quite broad. And it should be - you deserve to fill in the blanks here and you deserve to create a lifestyle around your travel passion! In extreme cases, travellers sell everything they own, pack their bags and leave what they used to call home indefinitely. But what if you’re not this kind of person? Not to worry, there’s many more options to change your lifestyle and become more of the traveller you want to be!

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  8. 13 of the best Thai dishes

    posted by Guest Blogger - Matt Kepnes | 0 Comments

    Sep122013

    Whenever I go back to visit Thailand I always go on an eating binge. I miss the zesty, spicy flavor Thai food has. No matter how good a restaurant I find in the States, it’s just never the same as eating the real thing. Living in Thailand spoiled me, so whenever I go back, these are my must-have dishes and the ones I think will give you a good overview of Thai cuisine.

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  9. Want to be our VIP in Galway?

    posted by Nigel Taylor | 0 Comments

    Want to be our VIP in Galway?

    Sep122013

    Are you planning a trip to Galway soon? Fancy the VIP treatment when you get there? If you're our top reviewer this month that's exactly what you can enjoy.

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  10. Ten reasons I love Ireland

    posted by Colm Hanratty | 4 Comments

    Ten reasons I love Ireland

    Sep042013

    When I meet people from all over the world, in hostels all over the world, I love telling people I'm from Ireland. Those who have travelled to Ireland speak fondly of their memories here, while those who haven't regularly tell me it's top of their bucket list. I'm lucky enough to have seen most of the country and regularly leave my home on the east coast for other parts. This is why I know I am going to thoroughly enjoy writing the ten reasons I love Ireland because, in a nutshell, I'm proud to be Irish.

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