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The savvy way to book a last-minute holiday

pocket watch
If you’re feeling spontaneous or just want to save a little extra cash, last-minute holidays are a great way to get some winter sun. Ironically, though, it does pay to be organised so you get the best deal that you possibly can, and end up going somewhere that you actually want to go! So how […]
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The Falcon blog hunts for the scariest place to shoot the next great Halloween movie

Do you dare take the Falcon movie challenge?
Inspired by Halloween and an enduring pop-culture fascination with horror movies, we thought it would be fun to celebrate the spookiest of holidays in a slightly different, cinematic way. Here’s the deal: you’re a film location scout and your assignment is to explore the world in search of the creepiest place to film the next […]
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Spain scores hole in one as most popular country for golf holidays

Sergio Garcia, Miguel Ángel Jiménez, José Maria Olazabal and of course the legendary Seve Ballesteros: all magnificent golfers and all with one thing in common – their home country of Spain. And it’s no wonder the country has produced such great champions, given the excellent facilities available throughout the mainland and its islands. Just last […]
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Booking your holidays in October: all the best options

Get away this Autumn
Different times of the year bring wholly different visions of what destinations are desirable and what aren’t: this means that booking a beach holiday can become a much cheaper deal when there’s less people doing the same thing, and most resorts keep lower prices to encourage bookings. This is particularly true in autumn, when less […]
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Top 5 holiday destinations for animal lovers

Snoozing lion
There are lots of reasons people go on holiday: to catch some rays; to partake in some extreme sports; or to fit in some retail therapy! However, it’s also a great opportunity to discover the local wildlife, and spot animals that you wouldn’t normally see in Ireland. If that sounds like the kind of holiday […]
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The Canaries: Red hot destinations for winter sun

Gran Canaria
Well, this is it folks – the days are getting shorter, temperatures are plummeting and it is time to look out our winter woollies. Summer is well and truly over. If the impending winter season sends you plunging into misery, never fear. The Canary Islands are a mere four and a half hour flight away […]
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Holiday beauty essentials

holiday toiletries
Holidays are great, but they can really throw a spanner in the works when it comes to your beauty regime. What might work perfectly well for you here in Ireland might cause trouble when you go to a different climate. So what changes should you make to your hair and skin care routine when you […]
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5 fun ways to keep kids amused on the plane

How about playing games using the map in the inflight magazine?
Everyone loves a family holiday – but let’s face it, not everyone likes getting there. Plane journeys can be a nightmare if you are travelling with children. If you can’t get your kids to sit still for 10 minutes, how on earth can you expect to do it for 4 hours? Well, luckily there are […]
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