A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Wed, 24 Jun, 2020
Fri, 19 Jun, 2020
Tue, 02 Jun, 2020
Thu, 07 May, 2020
Irish people’s appetite for investing in shares and other such asset classes is likely to fall in the coming months, largely due to the continuing fallout from the spread of coronavirus, Bank of Ireland has said.
Sun, 15 Mar, 2020
As the Covid-19 continues to spread across Europe, restrictions on national and international travel have led to increasing concerns among Irish consumers that they may be left out of pocket if their holiday plans are impacted by the virus, writes Conall Ó'Fátharta
Thu, 27 Feb, 2020
Consumers who cancel or rebook flights because of the Covid-19 outbreak could find themselves out of pocket unless there is a change in advice from the Department of Foreign Affairs.
Wed, 26 Feb, 2020
People should be “pragmatic” about their holiday bookings because of coronavirus, the Irish Travel Agents Association has urged.
Tue, 25 Feb, 2020
Joe McNamee talks to industry leaders about the steady rise in US-Irish tourism
Fri, 07 Feb, 2020
The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport has claimed there is "a consistent oversupply" of transatlantic flights from Ireland.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
The high temperatures are thought to last just a few days and are expected to affect France as well as parts of Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019
Irish tourists in Sri Lanka have been advised to stay indoors after a wave of bombings on Easter Sunday killed 290 people and left more than 500 injured.
Mon, 22 Apr, 2019
The collapse of Icelandic airline Wow Air has sparked renewed calls for all travel providers to require bonding in order to prevent holidaymakers being left out of pocket.
Thu, 28 Mar, 2019
Holiday-goers are facing a summer of potential travel chaos as Ryanair cabin crew will today warn that they could join pilots in strike action, which could ground hundreds of flights.
Wed, 04 Jul, 2018
There’s a lot left to be decided on the pitch, but it could be advantage Leinster in the stands if there is an All-Ireland Champions Cup final.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
Ireland’s love affair with Spain is set to continue this summer with 60% of travel agents naming the country as the most popular destination for holidaymakers in 2018.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018
Brexit uncertainties are likely to result in higher prices for Irish holidaymakers, the main representative body for the travel industry has warned,
Sat, 25 Nov, 2017
Irish holidaymakers are unlikely to return to Tunisia in the near future, despite tour operator, Thomas Cook, restarting the route for UK visitors.
Thu, 24 Aug, 2017
Long delays for holidaymakers at major European airports including Dublin could lead to short-to-long term opportunities for smaller airports like Cork and Shannon, the head of the Irish Travel Agents Association has said.
Fri, 04 Aug, 2017
Holidaymakers and other air travellers are being advised to factor in longer queuing times on return trips from European airports due to tighter security checks.
Thu, 03 Aug, 2017
Incidents of terrorism have taken their toll on traditional Irish holidaymaker destinations such as Disneyland Paris and Kusadasi in Turkey, the boss of the Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) has said.
Wed, 03 May, 2017
The high scale of the closure of Lowcostholidays last year would “dissipate” a compensation fund in place in Ireland in the event of another travel company collapse, the Irish Travel Agents Association (ITAA) said yesterday.
Fri, 17 Mar, 2017
Fri, 10 Feb, 2017
Spain remains the destination of choice for Irish holidaymakers, but inbound tourism figures reveal the visitor appeal of Ireland continues to break records.
Sun, 29 Jan, 2017
Crok’s Shandon Travel and Athlone’s Grenham Travel were crowned ITAA Travel Agencies of the Year 2017 at the annual Irish Travel Industry Awards in Dublin last night.
Sat, 28 Jan, 2017
Irish holidaymakers are spending more on their trips and booking earlier — with cruise holidays tipped to be the biggest travel trend for 2017.
Sat, 15 Oct, 2016
Thousands of Irish holidaymakers face paying accommodation costs for a second time following the collapse of online travel website Lowcostholidays.
Mon, 18 Jul, 2016
Up to 15,000 Irish holiday-goers have been affected by the closure of a budget travel operator.
Mon, 18 Jul, 2016
With the cloud over the nation’s finances for most of the last decade finally blowing over, many people are taking to the blue skies to once again enjoy a sun holiday.
Thu, 21 Apr, 2016
Irish sunseekers have abandoned Egypt, Tunisia, and Turkey as tourist destinations and are instead opting for Spain and Portugal due to terrorism fears.
Sun, 21 Feb, 2016
Terrorists attacks have impacted on where Irish holidaymakers are heading this year — and matchgoers are also wary, according to the Irish Travel Agents Association.
Thu, 11 Feb, 2016
Tue, 19 Jan, 2016
Cork Airport receives unfair criticism because there are unrealistic expectations of the service it provides, according to travel agents in the city and county.
Mon, 05 Oct, 2015
Spanish public officials are working towards the addition of new flight routes from Ireland to the southern province of Andalucia, the region’s minister for tourism and sport has announced.
Sat, 03 Oct, 2015
Irish travel agents are poised to halt all Tunisian holidays pending updated travel and security advice from the Department of Foreign affairs.
Sat, 27 Jun, 2015
Spain, Portugal, and Italy remain the top hotspots for Irish holidaymakers — as travel agents expect a busy 2015 summer season.
Sat, 25 Apr, 2015
All-inclusive package holiday deals to Greece could soon be a thing of the past for sun-hungry Irish holidaymakers.
Fri, 30 Jan, 2015
Travel agents experienced a 30% surge in bookings as record numbers thronged the annual Holiday World Show in Dublin.
Tue, 27 Jan, 2015
Business conducted by Irish travel agents is worth €1.5bn annually to the economy, according to Tourism Minister Paschal Donohoe.
Sat, 24 Jan, 2015
Spain is set to remain the most popular destination for Irish holidaymakers — as travel agents predict a bumper 2015.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2015
The delights of city, seaside and even skiing can be enjoyed on a visit to the Spanish city of Granada says Catherine Shanahan.
Sun, 07 Sep, 2014
Almost 80% of travel agents confirmed the recent Aer Lingus dispute and French air traffic control strike had a negative impact on business.
Wed, 09 Jul, 2014
More than three quarters of Irish Travel Agents say recent strikes at Aer Lingus and those involving French air traffic controllers have had negative repercussions for them.
Tue, 08 Jul, 2014