All posts tagged "Department of Foreign Affairs"

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    What’s Another Green List?

    The farce that is the Government’s Green List continues, with a revised list of just seven countries...

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    Repatriations, Refunds and New Bookings

    Covid-19 has now pushed a fourth Irish travel agency (Flyaway Travel) into permanent closure, but how are...

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    Hotel Bargains in Asia as Chinese Visitors Disappear

    Asia Pacific destinations popular with travellers from mainland China continue to report a huge hotel occupancy impact...

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    DFA Updates Travel Advice for Irish Citizens in France

    Folllowing the gun+knife attack in Strasbourg on Tuesday 11th December, which left three people dead, 12 others...

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    DFA Warning About Zika Virus in Florida

    The Department of Foreign Affairs has issued a warning to pregnant women about travelling to Florida. The...

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    DFA Issues Warning about Travel to Kenya after terrorist attacks

    The Department of Foreign Affairs has issued a warning about travel to Kenya. There have been  twin bomb blasts at Gikomba Market in the capital, Nairobi, have resulted in at least 10 deaths and up to 70 wounded. They advise against all but essential travel to the Eastleigh area of Nairobi as there...

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    New US Travel Advisory for Mexico

    Because of the increasing violence in Mexico, the US State Department has issued a travel advisory increasing the number of areas visitors should avoid for safety reasons – and our own DFA warns about exchanging or withdrawing money at Benito Juarez International Airport in Mexico City. This is the second such advisory...