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#Holiday

# holiday - Sunday 29 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pictures: An aerial tour of the Taj Mahal India This post contains images

In pictures: An aerial tour of the Taj Mahal

The photographers were the first people allowed to fly over the iconic Indian mausoleum in 15 years…

# holiday - Saturday 21 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Going on holliers? Here's how to get through an airport as quickly as possible Travel Tips

Going on holliers? Here's how to get through an airport as quickly as possible

You’re so close to your holiday that you can almost taste it – but there’s just the airport to get through first…

# holiday - Friday 20 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie E-coli traces found in bathing water at three Clare holiday resorts Public Safety

E-coli traces found in bathing water at three Clare holiday resorts

The beaches at Lahinch, Kilkee and Spanish Point have all been closed after traces of the bacteria were found.

# holiday - Monday 9 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Irish tourist dies in Turkey Turkey

Irish tourist dies in Turkey

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the deceased’s family.

# holiday - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pics: Adorable on the Fourth of July Dan Rooney This post contains images

In pics: Adorable on the Fourth of July

President Higgins may have competition for the most loveable elderly statesman in the Phoenix Park…

# holiday - Saturday 30 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Four students suspended over school bus monitor abuse US This post contains videos

Four students suspended over school bus monitor abuse

The students from Greece, New York also have to attend community service and an anti-bullying programme.

# holiday - Thursday 21 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Workers who get sick on holidays 'are entitled to another holiday' Employment

Workers who get sick on holidays 'are entitled to another holiday'

That’s according to the Court of Justice of the European Union, which said today that if a worker becomes ill during annual leave, they are entitled to take that leave at another date.

# holiday - Monday 11 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Holidaymakers urged to ensure passports are valid Holliers

Holidaymakers urged to ensure passports are valid

Those going abroad this summer have been reminded to ensure their passports are valid and in date.

# holiday - Friday 8 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Carers using respite grant to pay bills, rather than for actual respite Carers

Carers using respite grant to pay bills, rather than for actual respite

This week 77,000 full-time carers are due to receive an annual respite grant of €1,700, but it’s unlikely to be used for holidays.

# holiday - Monday 4 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Explainer: Thanks banks? A short history of bank holidays Gone Fishin

Explainer: Thanks banks? A short history of bank holidays

The extra day off is a glorious, glorious treat. But who have we got to thank for it?…

# holiday - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Carrick ruled himself out of England squad

“I wouldn’t dream of putting Michael on a standby list after he has made it clear in the past he doesn’t want to be involved like that,” Hodgson said.

# holiday - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Considering a holiday? Use the Club Sandwich Index to pick a destination Peckish? This post contains videos

Considering a holiday? Use the Club Sandwich Index to pick a destination

Dublin is the seventh cheapest of all the cities surveyed by Hotels.com with an average club sandwich price of €12.

# holiday - Monday 7 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge 9 locations where you can holiday like a movie star Paradise This post contains images

9 locations where you can holiday like a movie star

Want to take a holiday – or daydream – to a far-flung location that has Hollywood connections? Here are nine of our favourite places.

# holiday - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Out of season: Bent and Arteta to watch Premier League climax from the sidelines

The Arsenal midfielder and Aston Villa striker are cursing injuries as the vital fixtures arrive thick and fast

# holiday - Sunday 18 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge 15 places you should discover this year… Holidays This post contains images

15 places you should discover this year…

Finances allowing, of course. From Antigua Guatemala to San Sebastian, we take a look at the most beautiful, historic and downright fascinating locations for you to discover this year.

# holiday - Sunday 11 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Swiss citizens vote down proposals for two weeks' extra holiday More Work Please

Swiss citizens vote down proposals for two weeks' extra holiday

Another fortnight off work every year – who could say no? The people of Switzerland, apparently…

# holiday - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Love lost? Uzbekistan cancels Valentine's Day Unloved

# holiday - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Mark Zuckerberg holidays in Vietnam... where Facebook is banned Irony

Mark Zuckerberg holidays in Vietnam... where Facebook is banned

Zuckerberg spent Christmas Eve in the popular tourist destination Ha Long Bay but he may have had trouble logging on…

From The Daily Edge Have yourself a sunny Christmas: 10 dreamy luxury hotels Take A Break This post contains images

Have yourself a sunny Christmas: 10 dreamy luxury hotels

Want to get away this Christmas? Why not take a step into our slideshow of top hotels with swim-up bars, where you can imagine you’re in some exotic, far flung location…

# holiday - Monday 19 December, 2011

From TheJournal.ie AA warns: don't broadcast your festive holiday plans online Christmas

AA warns: don't broadcast your festive holiday plans online

Don’t tweet or Facebook that you’ll be out of your home during the festive season, the AA has warned – because you never know who might be reading.

# holiday - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

FOUR IRISH WOMEN on holidays in Portugal are receiving consular assistance from the Department of Foreign Affairs after being robbed early yesterday morning. It is understood money, passports and phones were stolen from the women, who are staying in the popular Algarve region. No physical injuries were reported in the incident and it is understood the women will stay on to finish their trip.

# holiday - Monday 5 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Where is your favourite place in Ireland? Vox Pop

WATCH: Where is your favourite place in Ireland?

Achill Island, Wicklow, Mayo, a little corner of Donegal – and a fried chicken restaurant… these are a few of your favourite places to visit…

# holiday - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Still going to Barcelona? Keep an eye out for John Delaney

FAI Chief Exec says he’ll watch the game with fans in Barcelona after UEFA refused to move October’s qualifier against Andorra.

# holiday - Monday 15 August, 2011

Rory: 'Maybe hitting that tree root wasn't my brightest idea. I won't do that again.'

Rory McIlroy is planning some time away from golf – possibly with his new girlfriend – as he looks to get over his USPGA disappointment.

# holiday - Thursday 14 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge 9 luxurious getaways for the bank holiday weekend. We can dream. Work Can Wait This post contains images

9 luxurious getaways for the bank holiday weekend. We can dream.

There’s an August bank holiday coming up and TheJournal.ie has been daydreaming about the best places in the world to spend it… if we scooped the Lotto that is…

# holiday - Friday 1 July, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Raiders steal holiday money from four-year-old boy with cancer Heartbreak

Raiders steal holiday money from four-year-old boy with cancer

The boy’s birthday presents were also taken after thieves broke in to his family home.

# holiday - Friday 22 April, 2011

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning, including: Obama approves drone attacks in Libya; Samsung v Apple; good news for one Galway family; and President Medvedev helps us kick off the bank holiday weekend.

# holiday - Tuesday 17 August, 2010

HAVE YOU EVER dreamed of holidaying with a legendary Rugby commentator?

No? Well someone must have because American Holidays are offering cruise holidays with the famous Cork broadcaster.

The tour operator says this is the first time ever for such an opportunity – to think it took the recession for them to package together such an offer? “You’ll get enjoy seven nights on the high seas in the company of the outspoken  George Hook. Listen to George give seminars on ‘How to beat the recession’ and ‘Irish Rugby to the World Cup 2010′ as well as enjoying his usual craic and repartee,” according to American Holidays.

No doubt George will also be lauding the benefits of Sky plus as well as giving you regular updates on his bowel movements.

And what could someone expect to pay for this unique privilege? Prices start from €1169.

In insight into a night with Hookey