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Skiing on a budget in eastern Europe

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] While undoubtedly fun, the expense of skiing can be off-putting. There’s kit to buy, flights, ski passes and accommodation to pay for - not to mention the cost of après-ski. It all adds up very quickly. With this in mind, we’ve done some research...

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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...

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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....

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Avoiding a Medical Emergency Abroad

There are plenty of steps travellers can take in advance of a trip away, which can minimise financial costs and the inevitable stress that comes with a medical emergency abroad. We’ve listed below some incredibly simple steps to take ensuring everyone has a safe and...

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AA Roadwatch’s European phrasebook

There’s nothing quite like the freedom of a driving holiday. Whether you’re taking your own car on the ferry or hiring one when you get there, driving in Europe is always an adventure. The continent has a huge variety of driving routes, from scenic mountain...

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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...