Things I Miss About my Erasmus in Prague – Prague v Limerick

Being back in University Limerick (UL), after a whole year of being off campus from my cooperative placement for the first half of 2018, along with my Erasmus+ placement in Prague, the Czech Republic

Walking the Camino: Tricks, Tips and Tales

The Camino de Santiago is one of the most challenging yet rewarding experiences an individual can embark upon. Originally undergone for religious and spiritual purposes, the Camino now welcomes an

Struggling to Decide Who to Travel With? Here’s Some Advice.

Let me begin by being completely honest: I am a terrible traveller. I love flying, I adore a ferry, but in terms of actually exploring a country or being a tourist, I am absolutely useless. I have

Rethinking Tourism - What Impact is Our Travel Having?

In December last year, the Taj Mahal, one of the world’s most recognisable landmarks, increased its entry fee in an effort to bring down the number of visitors. The 365-year-old mausoleum had been

Six Million Tonnes of Plastic Generated by Airlines in 2017 - What Can Be Done?

Our ever-increasing dependency on plastic has always been a matter of grave concern for myriads of environmentalists and regulatory authorities. In a recent study conducted, which also happened to be

Three City Trips That Won’t Break A Student Budget

The major capital cities of Europe are amazing. The hype is obviously not miss placed but mass tourism and a globalised market means you often spend way too much of your quick city jaunt queuing with