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Dying Matters: What to do with a Facebook account after someone dies?

Updated for 2020 For many, Facebook has been a place to share content but more often now it’s also become a place to honour people who are no longer with us. In 2015, Facebook introduced the Legacy Contact system to users. Initially only available to people in the US, Facebook’s Legacy Contact allows you to [...]

By | January 14th, 2020|Blog, Dying Matters|1 Comment

Five Great Running Spots in Tralee

It’s only in recent years that we’ve been able to enjoy exercise together as mother and daughter. Mom has always been the more active one and when I was younger I preferred to watch Pokémon! These days though we regularly go out walking together and we've even done 200km of the Camino. Never did I [...]

By | December 11th, 2019|Blog, Ireland|0 Comments

A more conscious way to travel

A version of this piece was published in Fórsa Trade Union Magazine Climate change activist Greta Thunberg, who is just 16 years old, has inspired millions to take global warming seriously. Her dedication and passion towards the environment have shown us all how we shouldn’t dismiss the strength of our younger generation. This year Greta [...]

By | November 28th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Where to drink the best coffee in Panamá City

Panama has the best coffee in the world. No seriously, they do, they even won a title for it. But I was astounded that so many didn’t know about it, myself included. I knew that there was a coffee scene in the country but it had never been on my radar. I hadn’t drunk coffee [...]

By | August 8th, 2019|Blog, Panama|0 Comments

Rated and Reviewed: Where we stayed in Panama 2019

I usually take one trip with my partner a year, and this year we decided to head to a part of the world that both of us had never visited. When we told people we were heading to Panama it was immediately followed by a ‘really?? What made you choose there?’ There were a few [...]

By | July 19th, 2019|Blog, Panama|1 Comment

Vietnam 2019 in Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cE02UXaVCHk Here's a whirlwind video of our recent trip to Vietnam. I filmed this all on my iPhone 6S and edited it when I was home! It's in the Irish language but there are English subtitles available. Hope you enjoy this and feel free to leave a comment or ask any question about our trip. [...]

By | April 5th, 2019|Blog, Vietnam|0 Comments

Rated and Reviewed: Where we stayed in Vietnam 2019

We’re back from an incredible trip to Vietnam. As Irish people whose burning point sits around the 24-degree mark, March was an ideal time to travel there (though we’re considering April next year for a bit more sunshine). We stayed completely in northern Vietnam this year because along with holidaying, we were also in the [...]

By | March 28th, 2019|Blog, Vietnam|0 Comments

Where in the world? Our Trips and Travels in 2019

Let’s cut to the chase - where do we plan on going this year? So far, I have two trips booked. This March (and following our “every two years” trend), Mom and I are heading back to Vietnam. This will be the 5th time I’ll be back and Mom’s 6th; the first when she was [...]

By | January 30th, 2019|Blog, Vietnam|0 Comments

Top Summer Holiday Destinations 2019

A version of this piece was originally posted in January 2019's edition of Fórsa Magazine. See more on their website here.  New Year celebrations have come and gone and for many of those still easing themselves into 2019, it’s time to book their travels in anticipation of the summer. While places like Alicante, Tenerife and Barcelona [...]

By | January 23rd, 2019|Blog|1 Comment

Customs and Manners: Looking at etiquette around the world

A version of this article was originally published in Fórsa Magazine To tip or not to tip? Is it rude to make this gesture? When it comes to etiquette while travelling, it often involves you being aware of the silent, unspoken “rules” of the community and one country that takes pride in its rules is [...]

By | November 6th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments