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10 summer driving hazards to avoid

Summer driving has its own set of challenges whether you're on home ground or not. High temperatures, increased stress levels, and extra demands on your car are all par for the course, so make sure you read our advice to stay safe on the road....

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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...

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Hiring and Driving a Car in Europe

Hiring a car anywhere abroad should be a relatively easy and transparent process, but very often it is not and is something that can cost you dear when you get home. The array of insurances and confusing conditions can make it virtually impossible to make an...

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Skiing on a budget in eastern Europe

Esther O'Moore-Donohoe recommends some of the more affordable ski resorts in Eastern Europe. They may not be as glam as Gstaad, but they won’t break the bank...

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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...