France autoroute by Spedona, used under CC licence
Driving in France

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] Whether you’re heading for the Eiffel Tour, the chateaux of the Loire Valley or the beaches of the Côte d’Azur, here are some helpful tips if you are considering bringing your car or hiring one when you arrive in France. [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="32px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_text_separator title="TOLLS" title_align="separator_align_center" border="no" background_color="#ffcc00" title_color="#000000"][vc_empty_space...

city break
City Breaks – the AA Roadwatch guide

Here in Ireland we may be marooned on an island, but it’s never been easier – nor cheaper – to jet off for a fun-filled city break in one of the dozens of fascinating destinations on our doorstep. And now that winter is (mostly) behind...

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AA Roadwatch’s favourite Irish staycations

While travelling abroad is wonderful, it’s all too easy to overlook the holiday gems that we have right here on our doorstep. There are countless good reasons why almost nine million people visited Ireland in 2016, and they are all available for Irish holidaymakers to...

Cycling
Top tips for a European cycling holiday

AA Roadwatch asks Mike McKillen of the Cyclist.ie, the Irish Cycling Advocacy Network, for some advice for anyone considering taking to the saddle on the continent....

Rome via Wikipedia
Travelling to Rome – the AA Roadwatch guide

For centuries, Rome has been known as the Eternal City, so called because ancient Romans believed that no matter what happened in the world, and how many empires rose and fell, Rome would go on forever. So far, they've been proven right....

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Family fun at Christmas – the AA Roadwatch guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – Christmas is coming and the kids are getting excited about Santa’s visit. But it also presents a challenge – how do you occupy the little ones when they have more than two weeks off school in...